The Director, Legal is responsible for facilitating all aspects of Rho’s legal function and will serve as the primary point of contact for both internal and external customers on legal matters. Rho’s Director, Legal ensures timely analysis, review, reconciliation, approval, execution, and status reporting of all Rho contracts, both commercial and federal. Additionally, the Director, Legal will perform a variety of in-house legal tasks, including providing counsel on highly complex and sensitive legal matters. This position will advise senior management on appropriate action to be taken in all situations of legal import. The Director, Legal must have the ability to contribute substantively to the legal analysis and risk analysis involved in highly complex contracts and to clearly articulate issues to management.
The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of performing as legal counsel in the pharmaceutical/biotechnology industry with a focus on contract formulation and negotiation.