Head of Legal - Life Sciences - Rome
We have been instructed to source a Head of Legal, to be based in Rome.
Reporting to the CEO you will be an Italian qualified lawyer with around 10 years of post-qualified experience gained while working in a top tier international firm and multinational company; in this role you will manage a team of 5 people and you will oversee all legal aspects pertaining to the Group, including corporate and M&A, commercial contracts, board procedures / governance, administrative law, litigation, commercial, compliance, health and safety, regulatory, labour, GDPR, cybersecurity, antibribery and compliance matters.
- Minimum 10 years' experience practicing Law in Italy, preferably as in-house counsel as well as within a top tier law firm
- Experience with regulated sectors and dealing with Public Authorities (healthcare, utilities, banking, etc.) is a plus
- Strong Background in Corporate Law, preferably also Labor Law and Administrative Law
- Excellent Communication & Organisation Skills
- Strong hands-on and proactive personality
- Headquarters in Rome. Availability for national and international transfers
- Fluent in English
Taylor Root is a trading name of The SR Group (Italy) S.r.l.