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E&C Corporate Lead


Anderlecht, Brussels, Belgium

Job Function:  Legal
Job ID:  66967

Help us transform patients' lives.

At UCB, we put our heart, soul and skills into making a difference for people living with significant unmet needs. Working together, we blend the best of our talents to deliver thoughtful solutions that patients value. Will you join us in this pioneering adventure?


To strengthen the Ethics and Compliance Team based in Smyrna, Georgia or Brussels, Belgium, we are looking for a talented individual to fill the position of: Ethics and Compliance Corporate Partner.


The Ethics & Compliance (E&C) Corporate Partner will work with global teams (Mission, Centers of Excellence, Functions) to implement effective Ethics & Compliance programs, including prospectively identifying ethics and compliance risks and actively preparing for future business needs.  The E&C Corporate Partner acts as the E&C contact for assigned business teams and advise global business colleagues on E& C related-matters, driving integration of E&C into their strategies and activities.  This role may support design of global solutions as subject matter expert.  This individual can work in the Headquarters in Brussels, Belgium or Smyrna, Georgia.


You like to work in an environment where you can:

  • Identify key upcoming needs from the business, trends in the industry and code developments, determining if E&C alignment or solutions already exist or need to be adapted to address such needs​.
  • Work with relevant stakeholders, develops, implements, coordinates, and delivers awareness education, policies and procedures training, and other necessary training programs to internal and external business partners.
  • Actively engage the leadership team in each applicable global team in driving the tone from the top in integrity and leveraging communication cascade to the organization to maintain a high level of awareness in ethical business conduct.
  • Champion speak-up, transparency and a culture of integrity throughout the organization.
  • ​Facilitate flow of communication within respective E&C networks (e.g., corporate leads; Neurology and Immunology)​.


You will contribute by:

  • Maintaining thorough knowledge of all industry codes, and in cooperation with Legal, of all applicable laws and regulations. Monitor and follow up of key developments that would impact the business.
  • Advising the business regarding existing and future provisions, ensuring appropriate planning and preparation of remediation actions if needed.
  • Providing advice and guidance to globally-led activities and strategies on ethics & compliance matters, including identified risk areas and interactions with healthcare professionals, government officials, healthcare institutions, patients and patient groups.
  • Co-creating and collaborating on business initiatives to foster innovation and creation of meaningful solutions for patients while ensuring integrity and ethical principles are respected.


Interested?  For this position, you'll need the following education, experience and skills:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree   
  • 5 + years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Proficiency in Healthcare Compliance requirements including self-regulated industry codes.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree preferred.
  • Prior management/supervisory experience preferred.
  • Experience (direct or indirect – confronted and operated) in healthcare compliance.


About Us

At UCB, we come together every day to work, laser-focused, on a simple question: How will this create value for people living with severe diseases? By putting patients at the heart of everything we do, our approach – from discovery to development to delivery – is continuously transformed and designed around patient needs and their journey.

With a team of approximately 7,500 employees worldwide operations in more than 40 countries, we are a global biopharmaceutical company investing more than a quarter of our revenue in cutting-edge scientific research. We are focused on addressing chronic, neurological, immunological, and bone diseases. We are looking for people with passion and empathy who develop a real understanding of patient’s needs and can deliver thoughtful solutions to decisionmakers across the heath care ecosystem.

Curious to know more? Please visit our website www.ucb.com.


UCB and its subsidiaries encourage diversity and inclusion in the workplace; we are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race/color/religion/sex/national origin/veteran/disability/age/sexual orientation/gender identity.

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