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Job Title: CORPORATE COUNSEL ( ID: O2489 )
Career Category: Commercial, Contracts, Corporate, Energy, IP
Posted Date: 2009-12-16
Location: Ottawa
Our client a world leading biotechnology/ renewable energy company, is looking to add a Corporate Counsel to their Ottawa team.

Reporting to General Counsel, you will be responsible for providing legal services for the company in a wide range of commercial activities.

Your responsibilities will include:
•Drafting and negotiating a variety of commercial agreements, including non disclosure, materials transfer, R&D collaboration, technology licenses, sales and distribution,

•Advising on tendering procedures and practices relating to tendering for equipment purchases and construction services;

•Working closely with internal departments, including Intellectual Property, R&D, Engineering, Finance and Procurement;

•Drafting and administering policies and procedures;

•Providing legal advice to all levels of the organization including senior management; and

•Liaising with outside counsel, as required.


You are the ideal candidate if you:

-have approximately 3-7 years of related experience
-have significant experience drafting and negotiating complex commercial agreements
-have a practical and business minded approach
-have strong organizational, interpersonal, and analytical skills
-excellent communication and negotiation skills
-are a team player with the ability to work collaboratively and independently

If this describes you, and you are interested in joining a dynamic, fast-paced and fast- growing organization that provides a competitive compensation package, send us your details.



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