Major, Lindsey & Africa has been retained to conduct a search for a Senior Counsel - Regulatory for Astellas US LLC, a U.S. affiliate of Tokyo-based Astellas Pharma Inc. Located in Northbrook, Illinois, he company serves as the headquarters for the Americas and employs nearly 3,000 people. Reporting to the Associate General Counsel, this attorney will provide high quality legal services in the regulatory and compliance areas to a broad array of business functions across the enterprise, including Patient Experience, Regulatory Affairs, Compliance, Sales and Marketing, Clinical R&D, Pharmacovigilance, Quality Assurance, Health Systems, Corporate Affairs, Medical & Scientific Affairs, and Medical Information. The successful candidate will be a lawyer with at least five (5) years of related experience in a corporate legal department or law firm. Experience in the prescription pharmaceutical industry is preferred.
Please send a resume in Word format and cover letter to AstellasRegulatory@mlaglobal.com consideration. Please do not contact the Company directly; resumes sent to Astellas will be routed back to MLA.
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