Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. (“Neurocrine”) has engaged Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Senior IP Counsel - Chemistry to be located in its San Diego, California offices. Neurocrine is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact Neurocrine directly.
Overview: The Senior IP Counsel - Chemistry will take a leadership role in developing global strategies and managing day-to-day intellectual property efforts to support multiple small molecule discovery, clinical development and commercial phase Neurocrine programs.
Company: Neurocrine Biosciences is a neuroscience-focused, biopharmaceutical company with 28 years of experience discovering and developing life-changing treatments for people with serious, challenging and under-addressed neurological, endocrine and psychiatric disorders.
Experience: At least 10 years of in-house and/or law firm patent experience related to small molecule drugs. A graduate degree in organic chemistry or an allied chemistry discipline is required (Ph.D. preferred).
Location: San Diego, California. Relocation to San Diego will be required for non-local candidates.
Relocation: Yes. This is a national search.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive and commensurate with experience. The package includes base salary, target bonus, equity, and benefits.
Internal Number: 122284
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