Contracts and Partnerships Specialist

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
  3. United Kingdom
Slough, England
Posting date: 22 Sep 2020

A large pharmaceutical company is looking for a Contracts and Partnerships Specialist to join their team in Slough. This will mean working closely with IP, Compliance to drive the negotiation of all contracts with external partners in a timely fashion.

You will be responsible for activities leading to the implementation of contracts related to a wide range of UCB's external research collaboration network by being involved with the following types of agreements, this includes:

  • Research Collaborations
  • Postdoctoral Research Agreements
  • PhD Studentships
  • Fee-For-Service Agreements
  • Consultancies
  • Tissue Biorepository Access
  • Multiparty Consortia
  • Technology Licences
  • Material Transfer and Confidentiality Agreements

Skills and Requirements

  • Proven track record of successfully leading the negotiation and execution of a range of contracts types
  • Good knowledge of key contractual clauses including IP, licensing, confidentiality and liabilities.
  • A scientific background would be beneficial but not essential (degree level or equivalent or above)
  • Experience negotiating contracts with academic and commercial entities, including hospitals is highly desirable.
  • Knowledge of the Pharmaceutical Industry
  • Good communication skills, proven collaborative working style, able to juggle multiple priorities, and successfully worked in multi-disciplinary teams with colleagues at all levels

To Apply

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