Contracts Coordinator

Ambrx, Inc.
La Jolla, CA
May 16, 2022
Biotech Beach
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Ambrx Inc., is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing Precision Biologics using an expanded genetic code. The company is focused on discovering and developing a novel class of specific and selective engineered precision biologics, using our proprietary platform technology that allows site-specific incorporation of synthetic amino acids (SAAs) into proteins within living cells. Our product candidates are designed to overcome the inherent limitations of conventional conjugation approaches that use non-site-specific conjugation, in order to optimize for safety and efficacy benefits across multiple therapeutic classes in broad therapeutic areas. Ambrx is currently seeking a Contract Coordinator.


  • Coordinate, maintain and track a high volume of contracts
  • Maintain electronic and hard copy filing systems of contracts
  • Review contractual documents to ensure adherence to company policy, compliance with language guidelines and other requirements
  • Liaise with external parties and cross-functional teams, and provide guidance regarding lifecycle of contracts
  • Perform project administration duties and assist the legal department as needed


  • Bachelor’s Degree, in general business or legal disciplines preferred
  • Minimum 2 years contract coordination experience
  • Experience in corporate legal department, law firm or clinical operations group
  • Experience with a CMS highly preferred
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including flexibility, tact, and diplomacy
  • Ability to work independently, accurately, and efficiently
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of highly sensitive information
  • Detail oriented, ethical, multi-tasker, problem solving, deadline driven
  • Proficiency with MS Word, Adobe Acrobat, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, and DocuSign

To be considered as an applicant, please submit your resume/CV referencing the specific position of interest and position code. Applicants whose qualifications and experience most closely match the requirements of the position will be reviewed. Candidates will only be contacted for evaluative discussions. Ambrx offers competitive compensation & benefits.