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Ever wondered how your skills and unique background could impact the world of tomorrow? 


Tecan is a pioneer and a globally leading company in laboratory automation and a healthcare enabler. The company is improving people’s lives and health by empowering customers to scale healthcare innovation globally. Tecan enables customers to scale their innovation, whether in laboratory workflows for life science research, various applied markets and diagnostics or in product development and manufacturing for the medical market. Tecan delivers this broad range of healthcare products and services directly to end users or with OEM partners.

Join our Legal team and bring your passion and talent to work. 


Legal Counsel 80-100%


Männedorf, Zurich


Your contribution
In this challenging and important role you will provide legal support and advice to Tecan’s business segments, in particular to our Partnering Business (OEM business). You will:

•    Draft and negotiate complex development and sales contracts
•    Prepare and update contract templates and policies
•    Safeguard Tecan’s integrity and exposure to risks
•    Ensure that contracts comply with applicable law (including regulatory standards) and internal policies
•    Provide training to employees on legal matters


Your background
We’re not just looking for hard skills: We’re looking for people who bring their passion and talent to work. The position requires the following:

•    Bachelor’s and master’s degrees in law
•    Admission to the bar will be considered a plus
•    A few years of hands-on experience in the drafting and negotiation of complex international commercial contracts in English gained inhouse or in a business law firm
•    Experience in the industrial or life sciences sector
•    Fluent in English and German
•    Team player with a global mindset


What makes working at Tecan unique
•    You can expect a passionate team that always supports each other and maintains a very open and collegial atmosphere.
•    The chance to make it count and to have an impact on the world of tomorrow
•    Working in an international and diverse environment
•    The chance to grow your career within the company
•    Feel empowered by our strong and unique company culture
•    Comprehensive compensation and benefits package


Join Tecan, a great place to work! Read about our recent certification from Great Place to Work. 

We look forward to receiving your application online. Please submit your CV or resume (without picture and without cover letter, reference letters and diplomas are optional).


Only applications that fully meet our requirements will be considered.


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Our purpose. 
At Tecan we are driven to improve people’s lives and health. We do this by empowering our customers to scale healthcare innovation globally from life science to the clinic. We collaborate with our customers from early-stage innovation through project implementation and beyond. We deliver the products, services and solutions that make lab processes and medical procedures precise, reproducible and compliant. 
Stay unique and make it count. 
Our values - trust, highest standards and ambition - are the cornerstones of our business and provide the framework for Tecan's culture. We foster a positive and empowering environment where our rarest assets, our unique employees, can grow and bring their passion and talent to work.

Legal entity:  Tecan Trading AG
City:  Männedorf
Country:  CH