The role is a leadership role being also a member of the affiliate Leadership Team with high exposure at affiliate level as well as at a Global and ACE level. In parallel, it is an operational role with accountability for personally delivering and overseeing execution of a high volume of legal support on a wide array of issues which will require a responsive, hands-on mentality and approach. A key responsibility of the Head of Legal Romania is to be a legal advisor and business partner to the General Manager (GM) of the affiliate and the Leadership Team members. The role also requires negotiation skills being involved in Pricing and Reimbursement processes both with internal and external stakeholders. The Legal Head is also the Business Conduct (Compliance) Advisor at affiliate level providing oversight and being accountable for compliance of the day-to-day activities of the affiliate.
The Head of Legal must consistently demonstrate and adhere to Gilead’s Core Values (Integrity, Accountability, Excellence, Teamwork and Inclusion) and inspire a team culture committed to the same.
Must also demonstrate and adhere to Gilead Leadership Commitments: to aspire to be bold in any interaction and judgment, to be equipped with an agile mentality and an agile execution mindset, to be able to take care of and make time for people, to be a good listener, to be able to trust other and him/herself and to be owner of the impact of his/her words and actions.