Vacature | Legal Counsel | Mont-Saint-Guibert

Nyxoah Mont-Saint-Guibert Bedrijfsjurist Vaste job
Referentienummer: VL/BE/LAW/3600/23

Master in Law with minimum 5 years of experience as a lawyer or as in-house legal counsel, preferably in the life sciences sector. Fluent in English, both verbal and in writing.

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Nyxoah is a medical technology company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative solutions to treat Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA). Nyxoah’s lead solution platform is based on the Genio system, a CE-Mark validated, user-centered, bilateral neurostimulation therapy to treat moderate to severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA), the world’s most common sleep disordered breathing condition that is associated with increased mortality risk and comorbidities including cardiovascular diseases, depression and stroke. Nyxoah is listed on Euronext Brussels since September 2020 and listed on Nasdaq since July 2021.

Nyxoah is looking for a smart and hands on legal counsel to support the daily business of the group.


Your main responsibilities will, among others, include:

  • Draft, review and negotiate a wide range of commercial contracts;
  • Provide guidance to the business on day to day topics;
  • Identify risks and issues, proposing alternatives that lead to the best solution;
  • Support the compliance function by implementing relevant policies and procedures;
  • Support all clinical trials from a legal perspective.

You will be part of the Legal Team and report to the General Counsel.


The ideal candidate fits following requirements:

  • Master in Law;
  • Minimum 5 years of experience as in-house legal counsel or lawyer, preferably in life sciences (pharma or medical devices or med tech or biotech or healthcare sector in general);
  • Excellent general legal knowledge (with focus on commercial law);
  • Expertise in healthcare compliance matters is a plus;
  • Expertise in clinical trials and/or awareness of GDPR is a plus;
  • Excellent drafting skills (strong analytical skills and the ability to translate complex legal matters and business requirements into clear legal wording);
  • The ability to facilitate deals and get things done on time in an accurate and pragmatic manner;
  • Fluency in English, both verbal and in writing;
  • Eagerness to learn from and work with the business as you will consider yourself as their partner;
  • Open minded, dynamic with a pragmatic/hands-on approach;
  • Taking responsibility and being proactive.


You will be offered a challenging position in a Life Sciences Company and you will have the opportunity to work in an open-minded environment and dynamic team. You will be offered an attractive salary and benefit package in line with your experience.

Erkenning werving & selectie: VG.896/B (Vlaams Gewest) – 00078-405-20121019 (Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest) – W.RS.162 (Wallonië)



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