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Edwards Lifesciences Legal Analyst in Nyon, Switzerland

The Legal Analyst provides essential, highly specialized client and attorney support regarding several aspects of legal services and operations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare, review legal documents and contracts under the supervision of the attorneys

  • Maintain company templates agreements, incorporate attorney revisions to accommodate regulatory, legislative, industry changes and organize translations

  • Support attorneys in administering company secretary function (subsidiary formations, dissolutions, and required regulatory filings, including drafting articles and bylaws, analyzing laws, rules, and regulations related to filings, and preparing and maintaining corporate subsidiary minute books and records)

  • Communicate with internal business clients and external vendors as needed within the area of specialization

  • Prepare and file moderately complex documents, tasks, and/or projects in specialized area

  • Review documents for completeness and accuracy, Secure necessary signature/authorizations and approved documentation and organize legalization when required

  • Develop and manage processes and tools to promote the Legal team visibility, to collect and analyze relevant data, promote the collaboration and knowledge sharing, and to optimize legal vendors and technology use efficiency

  • Create and maintain internal and external due dates and deadlines and follow-up on external and internal correspondence

  • Provide training and support to Legal system users in other departments and legal entities

Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • 3 years+ of corporate subsidiary management work experience

  • 7 years related work experience, including in a multinational company

  • Experience in USPTO-EFS, and eCounsel, iManage, IPDAS, corporate reporting software and docketing software

Required Skills:

  • Proven expertise in MS Office Suite (e.g., Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint) required

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and interpersonal relationship skills

  • Excellent problem-solving, critical thinking, attention to detail and investigative skills

  • Excellent organizational skills, project management, follow-up and execution skills

  • Able to manage multiple projects/multitask and demonstrated time management and prioritization skills

  • Proactive approach to recognizing needs, anticipating issues, and solving problems

  • Ability to work effectively and collaboratively within a growing legal team, cross-functionally, and in a matrix environment

Edwards Lifesciences is the global leader in patient-focused medical innovations for structural heart disease, as well as critical care and surgical monitoring. Driven by a passion to help patients, the company collaborates with the world's leading clinicians and researchers to address unmet healthcare needs, working to improve patient outcomes and enhance lives. Headquartered in Irvine, California, Edwards Lifesciences has extensive operations in North America, Europe, Japan, Latin America and Asia and currently employs over 15,000 individuals worldwide.

For us, helping patients is not a slogan - it's our life's work. From developing devices that replace or repair a diseased heart valve to creating new technologies that monitor vital signs in the critical care setting, we focus on helping patients regain and improve the quality of their life.

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