Johnson & Johnson Careers

Legal Specialist

Ljubljana, Osrednjeslovenska
Legal (Non Attorney)


Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805668754W

The Medical Devices segment produces a broad range of innovative products used primarily by health care professionals in the fields of orthopaedics, neurovascular, surgery, vision care, diabetes care, infection prevention, cardiovascular disease, sports medicine, and aesthetics. This segment is comprised of our Global Medical Solutions, Global Orthopaedics and Global Surgery Groups.
 
The Medical Devices sector of Johnson & Johnson is now looking for an experienced Legal Specialist:
 
LEGAL SPECIALIST
Locations: Ljubljana
Full-time permanent contract
Role overview:
Legal Specialist is responsible for supporting the legal function by reviewing, researching, negotiating and/or preparing contracts or other legal documents and opinions.
 
As Legal Specialist, you will have the following areas of responsibility:
  • Performing initial legal review, negotiation and drafting of complex agreements.
  • Participating in negotiations for commercial contracts, including distribution and service agreements.
  • Conducting in-depth research related to contracts and other legal documents and drafting legal opinions.
  • Drafting powers of attorney, termination letters, confidentiality agreements and other legal and corporate documents.
  • Coordinating issue resolution with appropriate attorneys and internal clients and obtaining and consolidating information for agreements and legal documents.
  • Developing and maintaining contract management systems and databases.
  • Establishing update and maintenance process for contracts and other legal documents.
  • Guiding sales professionals through process for contract changes. Also ensuring modifications are in compliance with legal and regulatory requirements.
  • Initiating improvements to standard legal form agreements.
  • Creating and implementing new legal forms as needed.

Qualifications
Qualifications and experience of the successful candidate:
  • Completed Law Degree from University in Slovenia
  • Previous 2-4 years of experience in a law firm or on similar tasks in a reputable local or international company
  • Knowledge of commercial and corporate law
  • Acquired experience in contract drafting and negotiation
  • English language proficiency (both written and spoken), native level of Slovenian
  • Knowledge of Croatian is an asset
  • Bar exam is an asset, but not requirement
  • Ability to work proactively and effectively in a multi-national company and cross-border environment
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills in communicating legal concepts and rules
  • Positive, communicative, cooperative and team player
We Offer
  • A unique opportunity to become part of the world-wide leader in pharmaceutical area
  • A meaningful work giving a sense of accomplishment
  • Possibility to participate on different projects and to have an impact
  • Interesting financial and nonfinancial remuneration package
  • Company car also for private use
If you are interested in this role and you fulfill the requirements set above, do not hesitate to send us your CV and cover letter in English.

Primary Location
Slovenia-Osrednjeslovenska-Ljubljana
Organization
Johnson & Johnson d.o.o (7397)
Job Function
Legal (Non Attorney)
Requisition ID
1805668754W