Legal Counsel

Legal Counsel
Regio: Mont-Saint-Guibert
Vereiste ervaring: 3 jaar
Werkomgeving: Onderneming
Ref: VL/LAW/3348/22
Contract: Onbepaalde duur (Voltijds)


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 and the ongoing clinical trial.

Description of the vacancy

Your main responsibilities will, among others, include:

  • Support all clinical trials from a legal perspective;
  • 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.

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


The ideal candidate fits following requirements:

  • Master in Law;
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as in-house legal counsel or lawyer 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 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 Med Tech 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.

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