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Senior Legal Manager
- Multinational Pharmaceutical Company
- Responsible for SSA
About Our Client
Our client is a multinational pharmaceutical company, and is one of the premier players in the pharma industry.
The Senior Legal Manager will report directly into the Legal Director for Middle East, Africa and Turkey. The candidate must have sufficient experience to be able to work independently.
The key priorities for the role are:
- providing commercial advice to the region
- managing litigation
- provision of relevant training
- keeping up to date with the latest legislative and regulatory developments
- managing external counsel
- risk management
The candidate will have to be able to work collaboratively, while assessing and advising on legal risk and providing creative solutions to complex legal problems.
The Successful Applicant
The Senior Legal Manager must have an LLB degree from a recognised South African University, and be an admitted attorney in South Africa. A minimum of 6 years post admission experience is required within a law firm or as a in-house counsel. The candidate must have good exposure to commercial law, as well as dealing with relevant regulatory law.
What's on Offer
The salary on offer is market related, and the company is willing to consider candidates within the region of R800,000 to R1.3m per annum. This will be discussed in more detail with each candidate who successfully applies to this role.