About My Client
- # Multinational in Biopharmaceutics
- # Digital health
- # Research & Development
- # Innovation
As a member of the Legal Division of my client and in particular as a member of the IT & Data Protection legal team, you will provide specialised expert legal support to the country lawyers and work as a primary interface to the business stake holders of the Group. You will be working one on one with the Senior Legal Counsel Digital Health & Data Protection who is located in Belgium.
Your main responsibilities will be to provide highly specialised legal advice in regards to IT Law aspects, with a focus on challenging and complex IT contracts. This is not a compliance role but an in-dept legal advising role in order to cover on a European level these specific legal questions related to the sector. Giving the fact that UBC Pharma covers a wide range of highly sensible health related data, a high-end expertise in IT Contracting is required and ideally combined with some good reflexes in Privacy and Data protection.
Having experience in an international environment is a plus, taking into account that you will work closely with the global legal team.
You will join a dynamic team of lawyers with a great team spirit willing to work in a good atmosphere. Your team will make sure that you are provide with the necessary frame and assistance in order to grow into your role.
This mission is a full-time mission for an (initial) period of 6 months, starting as soon as possible.
Your responsibilities will include:
Internal Advise on high level complex IT Law matters to the country lawyers and the product lawyers;
Advising on the management on the legal framework;
Handling complex IT Contracting questions;
Expert level IT Contract drafting & negotiating;
Providing in-dept legal advice in a sector that is highly regulated and covers sensible medical data;
Providing complex IT law advice on a strategic level;
Handling issues related to SAAS solutions, DBT, soft licencing and digital health products;
Close cooperation with internal business teams specialised in compliance, product management, operations, etc;
- # In-dept IT Contracting expertise
- # Close cooperation with business team
- # Digital Health – SAAS – DBT
- # Full-time Mission
European qualified lawyer;
Minimum 5 up to 15 years of relevant experience as a (in-house) Lawer in IT Law and specifically in IT Contracting;
Gained min. 2 to 3 years of experience as an IT Lawyer in a law firm;
Expert level in IT contract drafting;
Good feeling with Data protection and GDPR;
Experience in highly regulated and international environments;
Experience with SAAS software Big Data, DBT, Digital products, etc.;
Experience in Digital health or in the medical sector is a nice to have;
Excellent legal drafting skills;
Fluent in English and Dutch or French.
Excellent communication skills and ability to integrate in an international team;
Detailed-oriented and analytic;
Pragmatic, risk aware and capable to take initiatives;
Flexible and proactive;
Business-minded and solution orientated;
Able to deliver high quality legal support consistent across jurisdictions, in a timely, pragmatic, effective fashion, and to build a solid understanding of the business;
Respectful & generous when working with colleagues;
Expressing well-founded opinions and positions and understanding their consequences (judgement);
Obtaining approval of others with good arguments, appropriate influencing methods and a certain “natural authority” (persuasion);
Acting with consideration of the dynamics in the organization (organizational sensitivity);
Thriving in a team with an open door policy where team spirit is key.
- # (In-house) Lawyer IT Contracting
- # Min. 5-15 y. relevant exp.
- # Trained in a law firm
- # English + DU/FR