Pleased to meet you, we are Galapagos, a dynamic fast growing biotech company with offices in Europe, in Belgium (Mechelen), France (Romainville), the Netherlands (Leiden), Switzerland (Basel) and in the US (Boston).
We’re in the business of changing lives. In our quest to discover and develop life-improving medicines we go where no one has ever gone before. In every challenge we face, we see new opportunities. We want to challenge the impossible. We need thought leaders and rapid thinkers, entrepreneurs in spirit and status quo-fighters. Collaborative innovators and perseverant idealists, we need the best-in-class. In other words, we need you: The ‘make-it-happeners’.
For our site in Mechelen, Belgium we are looking for a Senior Legal Counsel
Scope of the job
To reinforce our Legal Department, we are looking for a Senior Legal Counsel with experience in the biotech or pharmaceutical sector and clinical trials.
As a Senior Legal Counsel, you will take ownership of complex legal issues in our team that supports Galapagos’ Clinical Development operations. We are looking for someone who can provide high quality legal advice and propose creative approaches to business issues and has proven team management experience.
Specific responsibilities include:
Who are you?
You are a legal professional with a Master degree in Law. You have at least 6 years of relevant experience.
You are a highly organized, detail-oriented, and rigorous person and you are capable of handling confidential information in a discreet manner. Last but not least, you have excellent verbal and written communications skills in English.
What’s in it for you?
You will be part of a fast growing and amazing company. You will get all the support you need to make your job successful. At Galapagos we aim to recruit the best people, who stand out among their peers, with integrity and excellent interpersonal and organizational skills. Our employees are the strength behind Galapagos, a highly motivated team, eager to maintain Galapagos’ leading position and achieve breakthroughs in pharmaceutical research. Galapagos offers a competitive remuneration package and a dynamic work environment.
We are Galapagos: together we can make it happen…!