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Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc. Senior Director, Senior Compliance Counsel (Remote) in Newton, Massachusetts

Karyopharm Therapeutics is looking for an experienced attorney to join us as Senior Director, Senior Compliance Counsel. This position will report to the Chief Compliance Officer. This role will be remote, however the successful candidate will need to have the ability to travel to our headquarters in Newton, MA as required.

The Senior Director, Senior Compliance Counsel will serve as the legal reviewer for advertising and promotional materials as well as materials used by Global Medical Affairs. This role will serve as a legal subject matter expert across areas of healthcare regulatory law and product liability. Maintaining a focus on the external environment, the Senior Director, Senior Compliance Counsel will track and communicate to the organization significant decisions, legislation and regulatory rulings that may affect the company.

Additionally, this role will serve as a compliance business partner, providing proactive compliance guidance and support across key functions within the business. This role will assist in the development and implementation of compliance training and initiatives. This role will have high visibility throughout the organization, supporting core business activities and cross functional teams as assigned. The successful candidate in this role will develop strong and positive working relationships with colleagues at all levels. This role will also lead and support a variety of cross functional projects as assigned.


  • Legal Reviewer for Promotional Advertising Review Team

  • Legal Reviewer for Medical Materials Review Team

  • Legal advisor in areas of healthcare regulatory law, fraud and abuse laws, privacy laws and other areas as assigned.

  • Compliance business partner supporting key business functions

  • Cross functional project participation and/or leadership

  • Compliance program support (e.g. training, monitoring, policies)

  • Other tasks as assigned.

    • Juris Doctorate Required
  • MA Bar admission or eligibility for in-house counsel admission

  • 4+ years of advertising and promotional materials review experience required

  • 7-15 years legal experience in Pharmaceutical or Biotech industry experience preferred

  • Prior compliance experience preferred

Karyopharm Therapeutics is a global commercial-stage pharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of novel first-in-class drugs directed against nuclear transport targets for the treatment of cancer and other major diseases.

Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc. (the "Company") is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, color, sex, religion/creed, national origin, marital status, ancestry, citizenship, military, reservist or veteran status, pregnancy, sexual orientation or preference, gender identity, gender expression, physical or mental disability, genetic predisposition or carrier status, or any other category protected under applicable federal, state or local law. Consistent with its obligations under applicable law, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you require an accommodation in the application process, please contact a member of the Company’s Human Resources department.

ID: 2020-1601

Street: 85 Wells Ave.