Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. is a global healthcare company with the corporate philosophy: “Otsuka–people creating new products for better health worldwide.” In the U.S., Otsuka is comprised of two companies, Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc., and Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc., that share a deep commitment to the development and commercialization of innovative products in the spaces of neuroscience, nephrology, and digital medicine.

Driven by our purpose to defy limitation, so that others can too, we have an unwavering belief in doing more and transcending expectations. In going above and beyond—under any circumstances—for patients, families, providers, and for each other. It’s this deep-rooted dedication that drives us to uncover answers to complex, underserved medical needs, so that patients can push past the limitations of their disease and achieve more than they thought was possible each and every day.

OPDC and OAPI are indirect subsidiaries of Otsuka Pharmaceutical Company, Ltd., which is a subsidiary of Otsuka Holdings Co., Ltd. headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. The Otsuka group of companies employed 47,000 people worldwide and had consolidated sales of approximately USD 13 billion in 2019.

We invite you to explore our open positions for an opportunity to join our 1,700 colleagues in the U.S. whose passion for our mission and pride in our company have earned us certification as a Great Place to Work by the Great Place to Work Institute.

Mar 03, 2021
Full time
The Otsuka US Legal Team is looking for a Business Development and Alliance Management corporate attorney with more than 10 years’ experience leading complex commercial transactions who can be successful within our ethical, fast-paced, adaptive and highly collaborative culture. Specifically, this role has responsibility to counsel clients on US and cross-border strategic alliances, joint ventures, development agreements, inbound and outbound licensing and collaboration agreements, and mergers and acquisitions.  This position is located in either Princeton, NJ or Rockville, MD and reports to the Vice President & General Counsel.     The Senior Director, Corporate Counsel will bring an expert understanding of the pharmaceutical industry and the legal implications of transaction initiatives and strategies.  With many years of applicable experience, the incumbent will be a big-picture thinker who is able to anticipate changes in law, environment and company objectives and...