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Heartland Financial USA, Inc. is a growing dynamic organization with many locations offering uniquely different banking and financial solutions for businesses and personal clients. As a performance driven company, we strive to create a culture of excellence with high standards, and high values while providing outstanding growth and involvement opportunities for employees. Join a team that makes "Great Things Happen!"™
The General Counsel/Corporate Secretary will be responsible for managing and overseeing the legal functions of the organization. Responsibilities include providing direct legal support to the executive management team, business units and other support centers. Will assist with litigation, corporate governance matters, Board and internal policies, merger and acquisitions, vendor management, risk management, regulatory filings, proxy, RSU and general corporate matters.
Qualified candidates will have 10 plus years of legal experience within a publicly traded company, banking preferred, previous experience with Proxy, RSU, SEC reporting, managing external legal counsel with the ability/desire to transition to a Chief Legal Officer.
Internal Number: 19-626
About Heartland Financial USA, Inc.
Heartland Financial USA, Inc. is a diversified financial services company based in Dubuque, Iowa. Our family of 11 community banks are in the Midwest and Western United States. We have 116 banking centers and each bank serves customers with local decision-making supported by big bank resources. Our community banks offer a complete portfolio of products and services including commercial loans, treasury management, mortgage, checking and savings accounts, retirement planning services, insurance, credit cards and more. Relationships have been the core of our company since its founding in 1981. That’s why we’re deeply invested in the communities we serve and why our clients often refer to us as their partners.