At VIATRIS, we see healthcare not as it is but as it should be. We act courageously and are uniquely positioned to be a source of stability in a world of evolving healthcare needs.
Viatris empowers people worldwide to live healthier at every stage of life.
We do so via:
Access – Providing high quality trusted medicines regardless of geography or circumstance;
Leadership – Advancing sustainable operations and innovative solutions to improve patient health; and
Partnership – Leveraging our collective expertise to connect people to products and services.
Every day, we rise to the challenge to make a difference and here’s how the Senior Counsel, Advertising & Promotion role will make an impact:
Key responsibilities for this role include:
Manage team of attorneys to provide day-to-day advice regarding promotional materials, commercial communications, and other related activities for Viatris and Viatris products.
Work cross functionally with Marketing, Communications, Medical Affairs, Regulatory, Compliance and others in Legal to provide advice on Viatris’ sales, marketing, medical, and communications activities and materials.
Collaborate with leadership in Marketing, Regulatory, Medical Affairs, Legal Operations, and Compliance to address issues of first impression and assist with development of corporate policies and guidelines.
Monitor legal and regulatory developments and works with other functions to provide baseline and ongoing training to Marketing, Medical, Communications, and other functions on laws, regulations, and policies related to promotional and medical activities and materials as well as other company communications.
Work closely with other functions to evaluate and advise on promotional applicability of information in labels for pipeline and marketed products.
Conduct reviews of promotional and scientific materials as needed.
The minimum qualifications for this role are:
Juris Doctorate is required and 7+ years of FDA regulatory law experience working in a law firm, government agency or pharmaceutical company is preferred. Related experience/education may also be considered.
Previous experience in reviewing pharmaceutical promotional materials and interaction with the FDA’s Office of Prescription Drug Promotion is required.
Must be licensed as an attorney in one or more jurisdictions.
Must possess expert knowledge of laws, regulations, guidance and precedents related to pharmaceutical and consumer health marketing, with focus in the area of advertising and promotion.
Previous supervisory experience required as this team will manage a team of attorneys.
This role has flexibility for remote work.
Proficiency in speaking, comprehending, reading and writing English is required.
At Viatris, we offer competitive salaries, benefits and an inclusive environment where you can use your experiences, perspectives and skills to help make an impact on the lives of others.
Viatris is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, or protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by local, state, or federal laws, rules, or regulations.
Internal Number: 21000386
We believe in healthcare as it should be – empowering people worldwide to live healthier at every stage of life. Because of our unwavering belief that better access leads to better health, we leverage our best-in-class manufacturing and scientific expertise and proven commercial capabilities to bring quality medicines to patients when and where they need them.