Danaher Corporation Legal Counsel in Boston, Massachusetts
Danaher Company Description
IDBS is a leading global provider of innovative enterprise data management, analytics and modeling solutions. The company’s uniquely sophisticated platform technologies are used by more than 200 pharmaceutical companies, major healthcare providers, global leaders in academic study, and high-tech companies to increase efficiency, reduce costs and improve the productivity of industrial R&D and clinical research. IDBS is clearly differentiated by its unique combination of award-winning enterprise technologies and domain knowledge in R&D. IDBS’ solutions help scientists, hospitals and R&D businesses produce the world’s newest therapeutics, diagnostics and personalized treatments, faster, cleaner engines and fuels, breakthroughs in productive agriculture, healthy, safer food products, and high-tech materials and consumer products
This role will be responsible for providing legal support to IDBS and Molecular DevicesEMEA and USteam teams across all the commercial functions. The position is based in the company office in Boston, USA and reports to the Sr. Legal Counsel for Molecular Devices and IDBS. The successful candidate will be expected to perform a wide variety of hands on legal work, including commercial, licensing, confidentiality, privacy and compliance matters.
The individual performing this role will have excellent commercial acumen and develop a deep understanding of the company’s business and commercial drivers, including the ability to evaluate and balance both legal and business drivers in providing advice.
_Key Responsibilities:_ * Draft and negotiate various commercial contracts, including Software As A Service (SaaS) contracts, software license agreement, confidentiality agreements, sales, services, consulting and supply chain and OEM agreements; * Identify and explain non-standard terms and associated risks to internal business owners. * Maintaining the Company’s suite of legal documents, both commercial and compliance, ensuring they reflect current best practice and appropriate legal requirements * Develop appropriate approaches to dispute resolution and lawsuits; * Support privacy and compliance matters; * Contribute to the training and supervision of company staff supporting the standard agreements review and compliance processes. * Advise on legal relationships with customers, including terms and conditions of sale, warranties, tender processes; * Coordinate with legal colleagues and internal experts on intellectual property, HR, and other matters; * General day-to-day legal advice; * Drive process-oriented improvements; * Carry out or assist with other related duties, as needed.
* 5-7 years of experiencewithin a law firm and in-house, including experience with SaaS transactions and privacy. * A qualified lawyer in the US. Excellent academic credentials. * Experience working at multinational companies * Extensive exposure to and success in a dynamic business environment. Demonstrated ability to lead and manage legal risks for complex commercial transactions. * Strong drafting, negotiation and communication skills. * Business oriented legal advice, strong commercial acumen with demonstration of highest ethics and integrity. _Skills and Attributes:_ * Able to prioritize multiple projects and be client-service oriented in a fast-paced environment. * Able to work and communicate effectively with all levels of employees. * Awareness of Health and Safety and conducts self in a way that does not put him/herself or any other person at risk. * Able to work as part of a team to ensure commercial contracts are executed quickly, accurately, whilst minimizing risk and ensuring the Company’s commercial team are fully supported.
At Danaher, we are dedicated to building and sustaining a truly diverse and inclusive culture. These are not just words on a page—Diversity and Inclusion is a top priority for the company, and it ties deeply to each of our core values. Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law.
Danaher Corporation Overview
Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years. At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We're innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you'll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team. Danaher is committed to competitive compensation that typically has key components including base salary, variable annual incentive compensation based on personal and company performance, and long-term incentive.
Organization: Molecular Devices
Job Function: Legal
Primary Location: North America-North America-United States-MA-Boston
Req ID: MOL002237