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Associate General Counsel

Lonza

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Morristown, NJ
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Job Description

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Job Overview:

 

Today, Lonza is a global leader in life sciences operating across three continents.

While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.

The position of Associate General Counsel is to provide general legal services at an exciting global company with offices located in New Jersey, Maryland, Texas, Florida, and Oregon and manufacturing facilities in a number of other locations.

Responsibilities

  • Provide legal review, advice, and support on a broad range of legal matters including strategic transactions, commercial contracting, licensing, quality and operations, and general corporate matters across the Pharma Biotech & Nutrition segment, with a primary focus on Lonza’s Bioscience business unit.
  • Work closely with all business functions and senior management. Actively assist company in achieving business objectives.
  • Demonstrate strategic value and competence in applying legal skills to daily corporate, business, compliance and other matters.
  • Position would have significant responsibility for a diverse range of commercial, legal, and compliance matters, including high profile, complex matters.

Requirements

JD (Juris Doctor) Law

Every day, Lonza’s products and services have a positive impact on millions of people. For us, this is not only a great privilege, but also a great responsibility. How we achieve our business results is just as important as the achievements themselves. At Lonza, we respect and protect our people and our environment. Any success we achieve is no success at all if not achieved ethically.

People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.

Lonza is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a qualified individual with disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.