Zymergen is seeking to expand its legal department to support the needs of its growing business operations. The company faces a host of regulatory issues in both its client facing and new products businesses. As Regulatory Director, you will provide guidance on a range of matters having regulatory agency exposure. In this role you will report to and work collaboratively with the General Counsel. You will also work with other attorneys and professionals in the legal department, as well as business teams requiring regulatory counseling and advocacy. You will engage directly with U.S. and foreign regulators.
As Zymergen’s legal and business needs expand, you will help grow the regulatory function and have responsibility and ownership of internal and external relationships. Your work will impact Zymergen’s engagement with clients and other external entities as well as the company’s internal support of its employees, work flows and operations. The legal department works in a highly collaborative manner. As such, you will have the opportunity to develop skills in, and work on, a wide variety of matters as additional legal needs arise.
Experience: Advanced degree (J.D, MS, PhD, or MBA) and 7+ years of work experience in life sciences, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology or related field with FDA or EPA regulated products or services
Location: Emeryville, CA
Internal Number: O-2023864
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