CytomX Therapeutics, Inc. (“CytomX”) has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa (“MLA”) on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Senior Vice President, General Counsel (GC or Counsel), to be located in South San Francisco, California. Interested candidates, please respond to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this search or directly to CytomxGC@MLAGlobal.com. Please do not contact CytomX directly; all resumes sent to CytomX will be routed to MLA for handling and may cause delays.
The General Counsel will be a trusted thought-partner and sage advisor on legal and related business on a wide range of strategic, tactical, operational, corporate and compliance issues and initiatives. Reporting to the CEO, the General Counsel will be a member of the executive leadership team and will actively participate in strategic planning and decision-making. The General Counsel must have a demonstrated ability to proactively develop practical, pragmatic, well-reasoned and analyzed solutions satisfying both business and legal interests.
CytomX is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing investigational Probody therapeutics for the treatment of cancer. By addressing some of the pressing needs in oncology today, CytomX is working to bring a new wave of cancer medicines in ways that other companies cannot. CytomX’s Probody therapeutics have the potential to solve the toxicity challenges of current antibody-based therapeutics – and deliver a new generation of highly potent and safer anti-cancer treatments to many more patients.
Location: South San Francisco, CA. Relos accepted, locals preferred.
Competitive compensation package, consisting of a base salary, bonus and equity will be offered for this position, consistent with the candidate’s level of experience.
15+ years of legal practice gained through a combination of major law firm and in-house experience required, as is previous experience as general counsel of a public developmental- stage life sciences company. Experience at a commercial-stage biopharma company is an advantage.
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