SHINE is looking for an exceptionally talented and amiable attorney to join our in-house legal team. This position will be responsible for various legal-related matters involved in drafting, negotiating, and revising commercial agreements impacting SHINE’s pending construction of a state-of-the-art medical isotope manufacturing facility in Janesville, Wisconsin. This role requires an understanding of contractual terms and conditions, as well as superior drafting skills and experience in complex negotiations.
The successful candidate will be personable, collegial, collaborative, hardworking, strategic, highly organized, and able to thrive in a fast-moving, complex environment. SHINE has a positive, diverse, and supportive culture—we look for people who are curious, inventive, and who work to be a little better every single day. If this sounds like a good fit for you, why not say hello?
What you will be doing and what you’ll need…
Draft, review and negotiate a wide variety of commercial agreements to support construction, purchasing, and customer supply agreements with our various vendors. Your primary focus will be on construction and vendor agreements, professional services agreements, outsourcing, facilities, and NDAs.
Support operational effectiveness and standardization of processes in a highly regulated industry, including contract management, compliance tracking, and budget control.
Collaboratively and positively communicate with all levels of management and internal teams.
Resolve complex issues and conflicting interests in creative and effective ways.
Minimum 3+ years of experience drafting and negotiating commercial agreements at a law firm, in-house, or combination of both.
Top academic credentials from a leading U.S. law school; JD required; Bar admission and in good standing in the State of Wisconsin (or admission within a short time of hire).
Ability to draft documents, policies, emails and anything else in a very precise manner, while still being digestible for non-lawyers; It’s a cliché, but attention to detail really is a must.
A confident, effective and positive negotiator who can lead the process, focus on important issues, and efficiently bring deals to a favorable close.
Flexibility to adapt and thrive in an environment that is constantly expanding and changing as we grow our business.
High integrity and excellent judgment, supported by a point of view that is well thought out and communicated.
Ability to work cross-functionality with different departments to reach consensus on whether to accept non-standard contract terms.
Ability to contribute to and iterate on contract playbook of fallback terms.
Eligibility for employment is conditioned on the applicant’s ability to qualify for access to information subject to U.S. Export Controls regulations (U.S. Citizen or National, U.S. Permanent Resident, Asylee, or Refugee). Additionally, applicant’s eligibility may be conditioned based upon meeting the Nuclear Regulatory Commission requirements for access to Safeguards Information, which typically requires a pre-employment drug test, fingerprinting, and a criminal background check.
To learn more about the SHINE organization and what makes us different, please connect with our story out on our website. You will find out that SHINE will be turning Nuclear weapons into medicine and many other significant impacts to our world - http://shinemed.com/shine-story/
Position is located in Janesville, WI which is conveniently located 30 minutes from Madison, WI and 1.5 hours from Milwaukee, WI & 2.5 hours from Chicago, IL. Company provides relocation assistance. To learn more about our location, check out the video on the Janesville, Wisconsin area by connecting with the following link: https://player.vimeo.com/video/161628827
About SHINE Medical Technologies
SHINE was founded in 2010 by Greg Piefer and is a development-stage company working toward becoming the world-leading medical isotope producer.
The SHINE production facility will use a patented, proprietary manufacturing process to produce medical tracers and cancer treatment elements for nuclear medicine. The SHINE technology offers major advantages over existing and proposed production technologies, as it does not require a nuclear reactor, uses less electricity, generates less waste and is compatible with the existing global supply chain for molybdenum-99.
Help us turn weapons into life-saving medicines using a groundbreaking new technology!