Gilead Sciences Ltd. is seeking a Legal Business Partner to join the Legal team within the Italian commercial affiliate, based in Milan. This is an exciting role offering a broad and evolving practice with high visibility and direct support responsibilities for one or more therapeutic areas in the business. The role reports to the Legal Senior Director and is part of a team managing a high volume of legal and business conduct (compliance) support on a range of issues often with tight deadlines, which will require a responsive, hands-on mentality and approach.
Support the Legal Senior Director with other members of the Legal team to ensure comprehensive support for the Affiliate’s Business Units, Market Access team, Commercial Operations and functional departments on all legal and business conduct matters, with an analytical approach, strong attention to detail, excellent drafting, negotiation and communication skills.
The lawyer will give substantive legal advice to one or more of Gilead’s Business Units and cross functional teams supporting the activities of the Business Unit(s) on sales and marketing strategies, medical educational activities, public affairs, patient group and community activities as well as policy and government affairs initiatives.
In addition this role will have a focus on supporting the compliance program for the Italian Affiliate, also with regard to Gilead’s Business Conduct Manual and Farmindustria Code of Practice (and underpinning Italian and EU laws), Transparency, FCPA and Anti-Bribery.