Job Details

Assistant Compliance Counsel

Company name

Vanda Pharmaceuticals

Organization Type


Job Type


Date Last Verified

Jul 18,2019

Valid Through

Oct 31,2019

Posted on

Jun 04,2019

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required


Washington, DC, United States

Employment Type



Practice Area
Corporate >> Corporate - General
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Assistant Compliance Counsel
The candidate will be responsible for developing, enhancing and conducting compliance training, drafting and updating policies, reviewing materials and conducting internal monitoring. Will be responsible for assisting the Head of Compliance by performing both key day-to-day functions and special projects. Collaborate to assess risk and implement programs to promote integrity and compliance. Ensure company compliance with policies, state and federal laws and regulations. Assist with updating risks assessment and developing risk mitigation strategies and methods to operationalize compliance. Assist with researching, drafting and updating corporate compliance policies and standard operating procedures. Conduct role-specific compliance training, update and develop additional training content. Stay abreast of promulgation of new laws and regulations, compliance and legal trends/developments and enhance business practices. Work with outside counsel when necessary and appropriate. Meet with relevant business partners, coordinate schedules to meet deadlines, maintain calendars. Perform other related duties as requested or as responsibilities dictate. Assist with compliance investigations as necessary. Minimum of a Bachelor Degree (or equivalent), Law Degree and 1 year experience is essential. Must be Licensed (or about to become licensed) to practice law in one or more jurisdictions. Should have strong interpersonal skills. Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong proficiency in Microsoft Word, SharePoint, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook is essential.

Additional info

Reference #: L1003

Company info

Human Resources
Vanda Pharmaceuticals
2200 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Suite 300E
Washington, DC

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