Vice President, Associate General Counsel – Transactions
Major, Lindsey & Africa
Location: Southern California, California
Type: Full Time
General Commercial/Contracts Law
ImmunityBio, Inc. has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa (“MLA”) to conduct a search for a Vice President, Associate General Counsel – Transactions to be located in one of its Southern California locations (San Diego, Newport Beach or Los Angeles). ImmunityBio is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates please apply here. Please do not contact ImmunityBio directly. All resumes sent to ImmunityBio will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Overview: This role will be responsible for managing and leading corporate life sciences transactional work, with an emphasis on licensing and other strategic and business development transactions, commercial contracts, and clinical research collaborations and agreements. The VP, Associate General Counsel – Transactions will play an integral role as a key member of ImmunityBio’s legal team, and will report directly to the General Counsel.
Company: ImmunityBio, Inc. is a publicly traded, late clinical-stage biotechnology company developing cell and immunotherapy products that are designed to help strengthen each patient’s natural immune system, potentially enabling it to outsmart the disease and eliminate cancerous or infected cells. The Company’s first BLA has been accepted for review by the FDA with a PDUFA target action date of May 23, 2023.
Compensation: Competitive package commensurate with experience, includes base and bonus.
Location: San Diego, Newport Beach or Los Angeles (hybrid-working arrangement, but not fully remote).
Relocation: Local candidates preferred.
Experience: 10+ years of relevant legal experience. Significant experience with pharmaceutical licensing transactions, together with the ability and desire to remain directly involved in all aspects of the transaction process. Prior experience working in-house within the life sciences industry is preferred.
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