Compliance Coordinator/Sr. Paralegal
Supports the development, implementation, execution and continuous improvement of the compliance and ethics program, including developing training plans, auditing and monitoring, and aggregate spend data collection and reporting. Assist with the drafting, negotiating, reviewing, and filing of a high volume of contracts. Uses a wide range of legal or specialized knowledge to provide legal and compliance support services. Uses systematic approach to problem solving and troubleshooting. Provides services in a timely and efficient manner.
Exercises judgment within generally defined practices and policies in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions and uses initiative and discretion in accomplishing routine assignments with minimal supervision. Assist with determining the necessary approach to both compliance program development and implementation and contract strategy, ensuring protection of Neurocrine’s proprietary technology. Review contracts and other legal documents, researching legal issues, fact gathering and checking and providing support on all assigned legal matters.
Requires Paralegal Certificate, a Bachelors degree or equivalent with at least 10 years corporate paralegal or compliance experience. Life Sciences experience required. Requires an understanding of healthcare compliance laws and regulations applicable to a pharmaceutical company with a commercial product. Must have thorough working knowledge of computer software, including word processing, spreadsheet document management, electronic mail and database programs. Experience with electronic contracts management system, aggregate spend system and learning management system preferred. Excellent attention to detail skills, along with excellent organizational, verbal and written communication skills. Effective planning, problem solving and analytical skills, ingenuity, judgment and administrative skills. Demonstrate a positive attitude, the ability to work with others, be self-motivated requiring limited supervision and a desire to learn. Ability to multi-task and prioritize projects. Demonstrate ability to interact in a collaborative manner and at a professional level with clients at all levels throughout the organization and attorneys. Domestic travel required.