For the expansion of our EMEA team, argenx is looking for a Director of Legal, to support the rapid growth needed for successful commercialization. The role will focus on Germany and the broader DACH region but will also support other geographies and will functional responsibilities across the EMEA and subject matter expertise that is relevant for the company globally. The role will report into the Head of Legal and Compliance, EMEA.
The Director of Legal will be a key member of the Legal and Compliance team, the EMEA team as well as of the DACH regional team and the other teams it will work with. This role serves as a close business partner and facilitator of the business activities, and is expected to contribute to help build and grow the across the region. The Director of Legal will play a critical role across the product life cycle and will be a key advisor and enabler of successful product launches and commercialization at a regional and country level. The role will partner closely with colleagues across all functions within EMEA and with the Global Compliance and Legal team. In close collaboration with legal colleagues, this role is responsible for high quality and timely guidance in all areas of the business, including medical, commercial, market access, regulatory, distribution, communications, and will have subject matter expertise in areas such as competition law, regulatory law, and litigation, competition issues, customer facing activities, and country specific compliance issues. The role will actively lead and contribute to legal projects, issues, and priorities across the global legal and Compliance function.