Synta Pharmaceuticals is a product-focused biopharmaceutical company whose mission is to extend
and enhance the lives of patients by discovering, developing and commercializing novel
pharmaceutical products for severe medical conditions. Synta has a diverse pipeline of novel,
small molecule therapeutics for the treatment of chronic inflammatory disorders and cancer.
With our most advanced products in Phase 2 trials, Synta is building a world-class
organization and wants you to join the team. Based in Lexington, MA, Synta currently employs
Create, review, negotiate and administrate contracts related to Synta’s clinical and
non-clinical studies. Respond to requests for new agreements (e.g., clinical trial agreements,
indemnification letters, confidentiality agreements, consulting agreements, and laboratory
research agreements), and administrate the signatures, filing and tracking of such agreements.
Assist in the development and maintenance of a detailed contracts database, the creation and
utilization of template agreements, and the implementation of standard procedures for
contract-related workflow. Requires a Paralegal degree or equivalent experience with 3-5+
years of life sciences contract management, preferably focused on clinical and/or non-clinical
activities. Requires excellent negotiating, legal analysis, drafting, communication and word
processing skills. Can work independently and well with teams, highly organized, able to
multi-task and adapt in a fast-paced environment.