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Assistant Legal Advisor (student) to Mundipharma Nordic Legal & Compliance Department


We are looking for a law student to join us in our offices in Vedbæk, Denmark. You are probably approaching the finalization of your Bachelor of Laws (BA.Jur) or (HA.Jur) or have just commenced the masters programme. The Assistant Legal Advisor will get the chance to convert theory into practice in a role as in-house legal advisor through delivering qualified legal advice and handling of legal projects in support of the company’s goals and strategy.

As the position involves supporting our Independent Associated Companies in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden as well as our agent in Iceland, some short-term business travel may be required from time to time.

This is a role involves and requires a high degree of independence, personal initiative and drive. The Nordic Assistant Legal Advisor will be reporting to the Nordic Head of Legal & Compliance, Henrik Beckmann.

The primary areas of work comprise:


  • General legal advice to our Nordic companies
  • Drafting and review of commercial contracts as well as updating of templates and managing of contract database
  • Review of promotional material and issues relating to the pharmaceutical industry codes
  • Creation of legal and compliance related Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)


  • Due Diligence of third party intermediaries
  • Training of employees in legal and compliance topics
  • Maintaining and updating risk assessments and compliance enhancement plans
  • Assisting in the continued development of the Nordic compliance program
  • Ensure compliance with and implementation of relevant legislation including the General Data Protection Regulation

Your qualifications

The candidate should have a strong personal drive and be comfortable working independently and venturing into new legal territory. The Assistant Legal Advisor must have a high level of integrity as well as a well-founded understanding of legal risks. The role offers the opportunity for the right candidate to obtain responsibility for both small and large legal and compliance projects across several countries.

Strong written and spoken English skills and a reasonable understanding of the Scandinavian languages (Danish/Norwegian/Swedish), is a requirement

We offer

We offer a competitive salary package, including company mobile phone, laptop and company paid home internet connection. There is a free shuttle bus between our offices and Vedbæk Station in the mornings and afternoons, Monday – Friday.

The weekly working hours is approximately 16 hours per week and is compensated on an hourly basis.

If you’re interested

Please submit your application (max. 1 page) and CV in English, including transcript of your exam results together with other relevant documentation to rrh@mundipharma.dk with the subject “Assistant Legal Advisor”. Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis.

Application deadline is 30 April 2018. The employment starts preferably on 1 June 2018.

Questions about the role, can be directed to Assistant Legal Advisor Nordics, Rebecca Rhee on + 45 61 33 55 99 or Nordic Head of Legal & Compliance, Henrik Beckmann on + 45 25 97 66 07.

Submitted documentation will only be used for assessing candidates for the position. Once the application procedure is completed, we will delete all documentation received from candidates not selected for the role. Documentation from the candidate selected for the role will be included in the employee’s personal file in accordance with the applicable Mundipharma Privacy Policy.

About Mundipharma Nordics

Mundipharma Nordics is part of an international network of independent associated pharmaceutical companies. The privately owned network operates on the global pharmaceutical market and employees more than 8,000 people worldwide.

Mundipharma is present in 51 countries around the world, including 33 countries in Europe. Mundipharma A/S was established in Denmark in 1994, and handle distribution and marketing of Mundipharma products in the Danish and Icelandic market.

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Frydenlundsvej 30, Bygning E,
2950 Vedbæk – Danmark
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