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Legal Counsel Life Sciences (temporary)

80 - 100%

Location Zürich

Clock Start: as soon as possible

Suitcase Tax & Legal

Your tasks

  • Become part of PwC's Flexible Legal Resources and join our mission to change the way of delivering quality legal work to our large network of clients.
  • You will work on a staffing contract in the Zurich area with one of our clients in the life sciences industry (start as soon as possible).
  • You will advise the product and medical side of the business.
  • You will be involved in different projects related to product launches and interact with the marketing department as well as various in- and external stakeholders (doctors, universities, marketing agencies, ...).
  • You will be setting-up, drafting and negotiating contracts.

Your profile

  • You have obtained a law degree from a recognized University in Switzerland or a EU country.
  • If you have a foreign nationality you have a valid Swiss working permit.
  • You have sound experience (4-8 years) as in-house Legal Counsel of a Swiss based pharmaceutical company and have experience in experience with product launches.
  • You are perfectly fluent in English (with excellent writing skills).
  • You have strong communication and organizational skills and you are able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • You have the ability to adapt to a large and complex structure with varying priorities quickly, are versed at multitasking and can prioritize efficiently while working on numerous projects simultaneously.

Your prospects and benefits

Your opportunities for development

Your opportunities for development

Deine Entwicklungsmöglichkeiten

At PwC, you can develop both personally and professionally. That’s why 8% of our revenue is spent on staff training and further education.

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Bei uns kannst du dich entfalten und weiterentwickeln – persönlich und beruflich. Daher investieren wir neun Prozent unseres Jahresumsatzes in die persönliche Entwicklung sowie in die Aus- und Weiterbildung unserer Mitarbeitenden.

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Our culture and our values

Our culture and our values

In Switzerland we have about 3,200 employees from 73 countries, which means our people are as diverse as our ideas. Together, we define and live the values that shape us: personal and professional, economic and ecological, social and ethical. And the people we work for are just as diverse as the people who work for us.

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<H4>Olivier Maeker</H4><br/>Tel. +41 58 792 25 35

Olivier Maeker


Tel. +41 58 792 25 35
Are you passionate and ready to shape the future?
Then you've got what it takes to reimagine the possible.

Questions? Give us a call, we are happy to help.
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<H4>Olivier Maeker</H4><br/>Tel. +41 58 792 25 35

Olivier Maeker


Tel. +41 58 792 25 35
Apply now! Apply now!

Who we are – PwC as an employer

We help you build a tailor-made career to suit you as an individual. You'll be part of a global network of 223,000 specialists, more than 3,000 colleagues in Switzerland. You'll work with the best teams to add value for our clients on challenging national and international projects in the areas of legal advice and consulting.

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