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General Counsel & Compliance Officer MEA (Middle East & Africa), Top International Pharmaceutical Company, Location: Professional Can Reside in Any Country (Relocation not Required)

By November 12, 2019 No Comments

We are representing a Top International Pharmaceutical Company that is expanding their presence throughout in the Middle East and Africa.  The position of General Counsel & Compliance Officer MEA is newly created to support the growing business within the region.

Why You Should Join Our Company

  • We are a Fortune 500 company that continues to expand throughout the Middle East and Africa
  • We offer an environment where you make a difference…you have great influence in shaping the direction of the business
  • You report to two professionals that have been with the company for many years and are well recognized leaders within the company and the industry…they create an environment for your continued professional growth

Responsibilities of General Counsel/Compliance Officer MEA

  • Ensure full implementation of Global Compliance Policy on Due Diligence and Interactions with Third Party Representatives
  • Ensure that all activities with Health Care Providers & Government Officials are submitted in line with established Compliance clearance process
  • Establish local SOPs based on corporate policies and guidelines, global principles and standards, applicable laws and regulations. Revise all local standards and policies on a timely basis
  • Provide regular trainings to relevant functions on global policies and local SOPs
  • Perform activity risk-assessment and implement a Compliance monitoring plan
  • Perform review/approval of promotional/non-promotional materials
  • Provide legal advice and ensure that current or proposed activities, policies, business practices, and transactions comply with all relevant laws and regulations
  • Draft legal agreements and assess relevant agreements
  • Ensure legal documentations are updated & completed to protect the company assets & interests
  • Coordinate the preparation and filing for state registration of changes to the statutory documents
  • Participate in the preparation of responses to complaints and requests from public authorities

Requirements of General Counsel/Compliance Officer MEA

  • Bachelor’s Law degree is required
  • Must have both legal and compliance experience for a Western based company
  • Prefer in-house experience for multi-national but will consider professionals from legal or consulting environments
  • Prefer experience in pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device but will consider other industries
  • Must have knowledge and experience with Anti-Bribery/Anti-Corruption issues
  • Must have experience in the Middle East
  • English verbal and written skills required

Application Process for General Counsel/Compliance Officer MEA

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