The Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) is the world's largest organization serving the professional and business interests of attorneys who practice in the legal departments of corporations, associations, nonprofits and other private-sector organizations around the globe.
Advance your career: Join the largest organization dedicated to advancing the interests of in-house lawyers around the world.
ACC is committed to compliance with all applicable equal employment laws. ACC In-house Jobline listings may not explicitly or implicitly discriminate on the basis of any prohibited factor.
Listings on the ACC In-house Jobline are for in-house attorney positions only. While we do not accept non-attorney corporate job listings, if you are hiring a corporate legal operations professional, contact LawDepartmentOps@ACC.com. By posting a job on the ACC In-house Jobline or using the service as a job seeker, you are agreeing to comply with our Terms and Conditions, including those relating to discrimination. The system administrator may delete postings, which do not comply. Employer postings removed by ACC are not subject to refund.
We are very interested in your thoughts as we continue to develop the ACC In-House Jobline to better serve your needs. If you have questions about ACC In-house Jobline, please call our helpdesk at: 1-888-491-8833 Ext. 1125 (Extension Required).
We are a retained boutique search firm with over thirty years of experience focusing on executive search and consulting for in-house corporate and compliance departments. Our client, a NYSE public company, has retained us on an exclusive basis to recruit an Associate General Counsel (title to be finalized) to join its growing and evolving law department.
The individual who will fill this newly created position, and report to the General Counsel, will serve as the Company's senior corporate attorney, and function as a key member of the General Counsel's senior leadership team. The position will be the primary advisor to the Company's General Counsel, Board, and Senior Executive team on corporate governance, securities, transactions, and other general corporate matters.
The Company is a leader in its industry and is in the process of completing a transformative corporate integration. The law department is led by an innovative, talented General Counsel who is looking for this role to contribute practical advice in the context of business planning and policy-making, as well as legal counsel.
We seek an attorney with a minimum of ten to twelve years of progressively responsible experience focused on corporate, securities and transactional matters, preferably with both a well respected law firm and a premier corporate law department. Significant experience advising a Board and Senior Management on corporate governance and securities matters is a prerequisite, and experience providing counsel to global, publicly held companies in a regulated industry is highly desired. The successful candidate will possess strong academic and work credentials, stellar business acumen, and a proven record of effectively working with and influencing C-suite executives as well as employees at all levels.
If you are interested in learning more about this unique opportunity, please forward your resume for consideration. Your materials will be kept in the strictest of confidence and we will not forward any materials to our client without your express permission. Should your background meet our client's specifications, we will contact you to discuss the position further.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Our client offers an attractive compensation package. Relocation assistance is available for outstanding candidates.