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Legal Specialist

As a valued member of the Law Department, the Legal Specialist has high visibility and exposure to upper management in supporting a competitive business within the healthcare industry.  The successful candidate must be able to lead and manage as part of a team of highly skilled legal professionals to accomplish team and business objectives successfully.

What You’ll Do

Like most growing companies, the job content of all positions varies daily as everyone pitches in to get the job done. Nonetheless, we try to maintain clarity with respect to employees’ primary responsibilities:

  • Draft, review, and negotiate customer facing contracts, as well as vendor facing contracts;
  •  Provide guidance to business colleagues regarding contracting standards;
  • Identify, analyze, research, and resolve complex legal and business issues, and where needed, make appropriate recommendations to business colleagues;
  • Collaborate in a cross-functional environment to help identify and mitigate business, legal, and compliance risk;
  • Partner with the compliance team to ensure compliance with internal CMM, and McKesson, business and legal processes and policies;
  • Collaborate with attorneys, contract/legal specialists, business unit compliance officers, and business unit representatives on a broad range of issues while demonstrating a comprehensive understanding of CoverMyMeds’ products, strategy, and operational model; and
  • Work with other legal specialists to identify significant customer, third party, and business related issues, while working with other stakeholders to effectively prioritize delivery of work product for review.

About You

You have a demonstrated ability to conduct complex initiatives in a self-directed manner, with minimal oversight and to deliver superior results in a timely manner. You have the ability to prioritize multiple, ongoing initiatives and efficiently re-prioritize such responsibilities, as changing business needs require. You have the ability to tolerate ambiguity and remain flexible under pressure.

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, Juris Doctorate preferred
  • 2+ years experience in a related environment (negotiation experience is a plus)
  • Excellent communication and relationship management skills, able to interact with all audiences at all levels of the organization
  • Record of success working with clients

About Us

CoverMyMeds is one of the fastest growing healthcare technology companies in the US. We help prescribers and pharmacies submit Prior Authorization requests for any drug and nearly all health plans - 100% free - to get millions of patients on their medications every single year.  Our team of highly-productive healthcare enthusiasts with a passion for helping others is the best thing about working here.  On-site chef, flexible hours and paid benefits?  Yeah, we have those too.  But don’t take our word for it.  We’ve been named to Glassdoor's top 50 places to work in the nation, Inc. 500’s list three times, were awarded one of the top places to work by Modern Healthcare and three times won best places to work in Columbus, Ohio.

These requirements represent the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to perform this job successfully. Reasonable accommodation can be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. 

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