Legal Executive Director for Latin America - Animal Health
LATAM, San José, Costa Rica, Bogotá
hace 11 horas


MSD Animal Health offers veterinarians, farmers, pet owners and governments a wide range of veterinary pharmaceuticals, vaccines and health management solutions and services.

MSD Animal Health is dedicated to preserving and improving the health, well-being and performance of animals.

The Animal Health Legal team is responsible for handling litigation, negotiating contracts, and providing counseling across a broad range of substantive areas affecting the company’s Animal Health business.

The Executive Director, Legal, MSD Animal Health will have regional responsibility for the management of the Animal Health legal function in Latin America.

The role reports to the Vice President, Legal, Animal Health and has four direct reports across the region. The position will work closely with regional and country leadership, proactively spot potential legal issues, manage outside counsel, handle all manner of legal inquiries and provide legal advice on a wide-

variety of different topics (e.g., competition law, employment law, contract review and drafting, litigation and complaints, regulatory issues, promotional reviews, business development, procurement and supply chain matters).

Major Activities and Responsibilities

  • First point-of-contact for legal matters arising in the region;
  • Responsibility / oversight of the region’s legal operations and functions;
  • Leads and supervises the day-to-day activities of direct reports;
  • Member of Regional Leadership Team;
  • Sets the strategy for the legal team and on legal matters of import to the business;
  • Manages outside counsel relationships in the region;
  • Board memberships of in-region MSD subsidiaries;
  • Monitoring legal environment / regulations for changes impacting our business;
  • Responsible for responding to legal inquiries from private and public sectors;
  • Provision of advice and counsel to regional and country leadership.
  • Supervisory Responsibilities

  • Three attorneys (direct reports);
  • One administrative direct.
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