Licensing, Technology Transfer and Commercialization
4 Year Degree
Under the direction of Director, Technology Licensing & Collaborations, partner with the R&D business to effectively negotiate and execute a variety of R&D agreements.
Key Responsibilities Include :
Work with R&D business to negotiate and execute academic collaborations, technology feasibility agreements, small licenses, consortia, material transfer agreements and other agreements.
Prepare, negotiate, review, in conjunction with Legal-draft, and execute a variety of R&D agreements, including determination of terms and effective negotiation strategies.
Develop and maintain necessary documentation for contracts including PO Summary Forms, Executive Summaries, Bids, etc.
Manage interactions with external parties.
Communicate status of negotiations with key stakeholders in a timely manner.
Provide alliance management support for agreements.
Ensure compliance with Global Purchasing delegation, including signatory authority and its delegation, and ensure TLC compliance with all applicable Purchasing, OEC, R&D, Finance, Legal and Corporate policies
Promote AbbVie as a partner of choice in all external communications and dealings and work to build the AbbVie brand.
5+ years pharmaceutical industry experience.
College degree required. Science required (BS, MS, PhD.). MBA, paralegal degree or equivalent contracting/licensing experience preferred.
Excellent negotiating skills.
Project management skills to handle high volume of contracts/projects.
Good communication; relationship management skills.