The Office of General Counsel at MSK is seeking an experienced Assistant General Counsel to provide legal advice and support to MSK clinical and pre-clinical research programs, and/or advise in other health care regulatory areas to be assigned, including but not limited to licensure and accreditation, fraud and abuse, and privacy. The candidate will work closely with the Chief Regulatory Counsel and other members of the MSK legal team in order to provide efficient and timely advice to clients throughout the organization.
As the Assistant General Counsel, you will:
Provide advice on various legal issues related to regulations which affect clinical and research operations.
Respond to day-to-day legal inquiries raised by clinical and administrative staff and members of the IRB and other research oversight committees.
Provide advice on grants, contracts and policies in support of research and other clinical activities.
Provide advice and support to the Compliance Department operations, including but not limited to the privacy and conflict of interest programs.
Assist in investigations of potential regulatory and compliance violations.
Maintain and enhance professional growth and development through professional associations to keep abreast of changes and trends in your field of expertise.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
A Juris Doctorate (JD) from an ABA-accredited law school and admission to the New York State bar.
At least 4 years of related experience in an academic medical center legal department and/or law firm with a nationally-recognized health care practice.
Demonstrated excellence in academic credentials, judgment, writing, analytical skills and communication skills with a broad spectrum of individuals.
Proven ability to process a large volume of complex work through prioritization and organization.
High level of comfort with technology and information management tools, committed to teamwork, responsive, and a proven track record of providing the highest-quality service. #LI-POST
Internal Number: 2019-34729
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.