CRISPR Therapeutics, Inc. hasengaged Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for its Head of Compliance. CRISPR is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact CRISPR directly; all resumes sent to CRISPR will be routed to MLA for handling and may cause delays.
Overview: CRISPR Therapeutics seeks a Head of Compliance to lead the development and implementation of CRISPR’s global corporate compliance program, including relevant policies, procedures, training, auditing, and monitoring programs. This is a hands-on role that will report to the General Counsel.
Company: CRISPR Therapeutics is focused on developing transformative gene-based medicines for serious human diseases by translating its specific, efficient, and versatile CRISPR/Cas9 gene-editing platform into therapies to treat hemoglobinopathies, cancer, diabetes, and other diseases. Its multi-disciplinary team of world-class researchers and drug developers work every day to translate its CRISPR/Cas9 technology into breakthrough human therapeutics.
Experience: The successful candidate will have a minimum of 10 years of experience at a commercial stage pharmaceutical or biotech company or law firm supporting equivalent clients, and have expertise in developing, implementing, and operating compliance programs. Knowledge of commercial healthcare and FDA regulatory law and regulation is required.
Compensation: Highly competitive compensation package, consisting of a base salary, bonus, and equity, consistent with the candidate’s level of experience.
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