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Cytokinetics

Cytokinetics

201-500 employees

Develops muscle function drugs for diseases

Biotechnology

Compensation Overview

$257k - $285kAnnually

Senior, Expert

San Bruno, CA, USA

Category
Legal
Legal & Compliance
Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • JD degree
  • Admitted to at least one state bar
  • Admitted to California bar or admitted as Registered In-House Counsel
  • Minimum of 6 years of experience as in-house counsel or associate at a major law firm with a background in biotechnology, pharma, or healthcare related matters
  • Expertise in contract drafting and negotiation of complex contracts
  • Detailed-oriented
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Well-organized and hardworking
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Ability to form strong working relationships
  • Team-oriented
  • Sound judgment
  • Self-motivation
  • Willingness to take initiative
Responsibilities
  • Draft and negotiate healthcare related contracts
  • Draft and negotiate distribution agreements
  • Draft and negotiate supply agreements
  • Background on SEC filings
  • Knowledge of federal, state, and international healthcare laws and regulations

Cytokinetics is a late-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing small molecule muscle activators and inhibitors to address impaired muscle function in conditions such as heart failure, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, and neuromuscular diseases. The company's main technologies involve engineering drug candidates to impact muscle function and contractility, with the goal of discovering, developing, and commercializing potential treatments for debilitating diseases.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$1.2B

Headquarters

South San Francisco, California

Founded

1998

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

3%

2 year growth

31%