Senior Contracts Associate

Location UK, South East


Senior Contracts Associate

Products: biotech/drug discovery/development

Location: Oxford

Working for an established player in the gene therapy market, our client is focused on discovering and developing tomorrow’s medicines for the fight against cancer. Working closely with the team, yet offering high degree of autonomy, this role will take responsibility for negotiating and managing commercial contracts for the organisation. It will involve detailed preparation of contracts for commercial terms along with satisfying quality and regulatory requirements and will include extensive reference to operation procedures and standards. Needless to say it would suit an experience Contracts Manger with an excellent eye for detail, documentation control skills and first rate administrative and organisational skills.

The role would suit an experienced Contracts manager with at least 3+ years in a similar role. A degree in a life science or business background would be highly desirable and further qualification in business or life science would be advantageous. A solid knowledge of the biotech industry would be highly preferred but this could be sought through either academic studies or previous industry experience. The successful candidate must be able to work autonomously but will also be able to work well in multifunctional teams when required. They will have excellent communications skills, will be a completer finisher and will take pride in their work. At ability to manage large volumes of data effectively is essential as is the ability to plan, prioritise their work and hit deadlines. You will have a background in negotiating multidisciplinary contracts and will have first class customer skills and value the importance of building strong working relationships in/outside of the organisation.

For additional information please contact Richard Taylor on:

Tel: 0161 300 9326


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