SOPHiA GENETICS

Paralegal, Contract Manager, Lausanne - Switzerland

In view of our rapid expansion, SOPHiA GENETICS is looking for a smart and enthusiastic Paralegal - Contract Specialist to join the growing legal team. Your role will be to assist the Counsels in contract lifecycle management and day-to-day matters. As part of the job, you will:

  • Generate standard contracts and legal documents 
  • Coordinate the signing process for contracts and other legal documents
  • Keep the contract management database up to date 
  • Manage templates in the system
  • Draft notices, letters, correspondence and other legal documents
  • Ensure proper filing of legal documents 
  • Follow-up with the stakeholders to ensure that the contracting process runs smoothly and efficiently
  • Assist with IP, corporate, financial, data protection and commercial matters.

We are looking for a positive, dynamic and motivated legal talent to join our “dream team”. If you like to be in a fast-paced work environment where you can have a laugh with your colleagues, we’d be keen to hear from you.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of laws or US paralegal training
  • Proven experience as a paralegal/ contract specialist in a corporate legal department or a law firm
  • Full proficiency in English required, French desirable;
  • Holder of a valid permit to work in Switzerland;

Competencies:

  • Organizational skills
  • Drafting skills
  • Eye for detail
  • Communication
  • Issue spotting and problem solving
  • Collaboration

Starting date: As soon as possible

Location: Saint-Sulpice