Legal Administrator

Twist Bioscience
Job Location
San Francisco, CA, USA
Job Description


  • Primary responsibilities include maintenance of contract database and negotiation of day to day agreements.  Assist in-house attorneys as needed.
  • Some administrative support work as well, including maintaining calendars and expense reports.  
  • This job will require the ability to handle multiple deadlines and demands, and the ability to function within a growing organization.  
  • While litigation and corporate support will not initially part of the job, they may be added over time.  


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent and 5 years of relevant experience
  • While a paralegal certificate is not required, paralegal or other legal and training is strongly preferred. 
  • Familiarity with contracts and contract databases.
  • Ability to effectively negotiate.
  • Superior writing. Analytical, organization. collaboration, multitasking and communication skills
  • High proficiency with Microsoft Suite
  • Strong computer skills
  • Ability to meet multiple and overlapping deadlines
  • Legal Administration Skills, Organization, Planning, Attention to Detail, Confidentiality, Dependability 
How to Apply

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About Our Organization

At Twist Bioscience, our expertise is accelerating science and innovation by leveraging the power of scale. We have developed a proprietary semiconductor-based synthetic DNA manufacturing process featuring a 10,000-well high throughput silicon platform capable of producing synthetic biology tools, including genes, oligonucleotide pools and variant libraries. By synthesizing DNA on silicon instead of on traditional 96-well plastic plates, our platform overcomes the current inefficiencies of synthetic DNA production, and enables cost-effective, rapid, high-quality and high throughput synthetic gene production, which in turn, expedites the design, build, test cycle to enable personalized medicines, pharmaceuticals, sustainable chemical production, improved agriculture production, diagnostics, biodetection and data storage. For more information, please visit Twist Bioscience is on Twitter. Sign up to follow our Twitter feed @TwistBioscience at

Twist Bioscience is an equal opportunity employer.

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