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Legal & Compliance Counsel

Boston Scientific's hybrid workplace includes remote and onsite roles. By applying to this position, you will have the opportunity to discuss your preferred working location with your Talent Acquisition Specialist.

Remote Eligible:  Hybrid
Onsite Location(s): 

Riyadh, SA

Additional Locations: Saudi Arabia-Riyadh

Diversity - Innovation - Caring - Global Collaboration - Winning Spirit - High Performance

At Boston Scientific, we’ll give you the opportunity to harness all that’s within you by working in teams of diverse and high-performing employees, tackling some of the most important health industry challenges. With access to the latest tools, information and training, we’ll help you in advancing your skills and career. Here, you’ll be supported in progressing – whatever your ambitions.

Legal & Compliance Counsel


We are currently seeking a proactive, practical, customer-centric attorney who will partner with the business to enable achievement of business objectives in a compliant manner and in accordance with our company values.  This position will provide legal and compliance advice and counsel for multiple countries and functions in the Gulf region in a variety of areas, including: commercial contracts, public procurement, compliance, health care provider interactions, marketing, employment matters, competition law, and data privacy.  You will direct outside counsel with respect to representation of the company in various matters, and partner regularly with country senior leadership.  This position will be located in Saudi Arabia and will report into our Senior Legal & Compliance Counsel for South GEM and Turkey.




  • Advise the businesses and country leaders on day-to-day matters and provide straight-forward, practical, solution-oriented guidance and risk assessments;
  • Help the business structure commercial contracts, tenders, channel partner arrangements and service agreements;
  • Partner with Global Compliance and our local Compliance Specialists to drive our Compliance Program within the geographies represented;
  • Provide legal support to central functions, such as Regulary or Quality, and participate on special projects or region-wide initiatives;
  • Collaborate with other members of the Global Legal Department and participate in global consistency and efficiency initiatives;
  • Develop efficient legal processes and templates that appropriately mitigate risk for innovative business and commercial deal models;
  • Raise business clients' knowledge and understanding of laws and regualtions including public procurement, anti-trust, data privacy regulations and MedTech Code, through delivering trainings to business team members;
  • Consult with Human Resources and outside counsel on employment matters;
  • Manage outside counsel.


Role Requirements:


  • Qualified and licensed to practice law in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • 4-6 years legal experience
  • Must have direct experience advising Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology or Medical Device companies, this experience may have been acquired as in-house counsel or from law firm
  • Experience in health care compliance and physician interactions
  • Must be comfortable working directly with high-energy, innovative business clients
  • Must be able to operate and make decisions autonomously
  • Ability to travel within the concerned region
  • Languages:  Fluent in Arabic and English;


What we can offer:


  • Attractive benefits Package
  • International and inspirational Team and colleagues
  • Opportunity to work in a fast-growing Market
  • Autonomy
  • Career growth & Development


Boston Scientific is dedicated to transforming lives. Give your career a new direction and join us!


Requisition ID: 557451


As a leader in medical science for more than 40 years, we are committed to solving the challenges that matter most – united by a deep caring for human life. Our mission to advance science for life is about transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve patient lives, create value for our customers, and support our employees and the communities in which we operate. Now more than ever, we have a responsibility to apply those values to everything we do – as a global business and as a global corporate citizen.


So, choosing a career with Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) isn’t just business, it’s personal. And if you’re a natural problem-solver with the imagination, determination, and spirit to make a meaningful difference to people worldwide, we encourage you to apply and look forward to connecting with you!

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