Senior Legal Specialist McKesson Pharmaceutical Solutions and Services
Location: Dallas-Fort Worth, TX; Woodlands, TX; or Atlanta, GA (REQUIRED)
McKesson's well-regarded Law Department is seeking an experienced Senior Legal Specialist to support and assist McKesson's PSaS Pharmaceutical Technology and Innovation segment, which includes the licensing of SaaS and ASP services to pharmacies, health systems and hospitals. You will also have opportunities to work on various special projects. This position reports to Counsel.
PSaS Pharmaceutical Technology and Innovation Group is a business unit of McKesson Corporation that provides innovative technologies that support retail pharmacies, health care systems, and hospitals. This business supports our customers with a comprehensive, expanded portfolio of solutions designed to help them drive business growth, realize greater business efficiencies, deliver high-quality care, and better manage inventory and their 340B Program.
Key Responsibilities include:
Draft and review contracts and provide guidance on contract standards;
Participate in contract negotiations;
Identify, analyze, research, and resolve complex legal and business issues and make appropriate recommendations;
Identify risk, determine the level of risk and route appropriately;
Monitor compliance with business and legal processes and policies;
Coordinate with legal team and relevant business units on multiple projects and workstreams;
Help develop best practices for business units and Identify opportunities for process improvements, develop plans and manage implementation; and
Serve as liaison with multiple business units and cross-functional groups.
Bachelor degree or equivalent required
Paralegal certificate or other graduate degree desirable
Typically requires 5+ years of relevant experience
5+ years relevant Paralegal experience
Experience in drafting and negotiating contracts
Mastery of Microsoft Office, including Excel, Word and Power Point required
Outstanding verbal and written communication skills, including ability to communicate with senior executives
Excellent interpersonal skills and research skills
Keen attention to detail
Superior ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously in an efficient and timely manner
Excellent business judgment and strategic thinking
Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a collegial, fast-paced team environment
Thirst for learning
Willingness to pitch in on special projects and ad hoc assignments, including research and contract review and drafting
Additional Knowledge & Skills:
Prefer experience in information technology business.
Excellent writing and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work effectively with business unit leaders and promote the reputation and integrity of McKesson and the McKesson General Counsel Organization.
Experience working in a healthcare regulatory environment preferred, including Federal Anti-Kickback Laws.
Process improvement experience.
Must be authorized to work in the US. Sponsorship is not available for this position.
Please Note: Relocation Assistance is not provided for this role.
McKesson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.
McKesson is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including job seekers with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to McKessonTalentAcquisition@mckesson.com . Resumes or CVs submitted to this email box will not be accepted.
Current employees must apply through the internal career site.
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About McKesson Corporation
We deliver careers with purpose and potential. Our focus on better health starts with creating an inclusive environment with strong values where you can build a fulfilling career. You can count on us to provide you with resources and opportunities to grow and be your best, while contributing to our pursuit of improving lives. Every day, McKesson’s employees deliver products to healthcare providers that make a difference in the care and life of a patient. We work to distribute medical supplies, bandages, syringes, vials of flu vaccine, and pharmaceutical drugs to help real patients like Jack, an eight-year-old boy battling cancer. We take that job seriously. Together, the work we do is shaping the future of healthcare. If you are passionate about combining a meaningful career with a balanced life, join us on this journey and apply for a job with McKesson today. Every day, McKesson’s employees deliver products to healthcare providers that make a difference in the care and life of a patient.