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ContourGlobal LLC has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Compliance Counsel, Latin America, to be located in New York, NY. ContourGlobal is an equal opportunity employer.
Position Overview: The organization seeks a Compliance counsel, to be responsible for embedding and overseeing our Compliance Program in our Latin American and Caribbean locations, as well as assist with continuous improvement of all aspects of the global program. There will be approximately 30% travel with the role, so a desire for international travel and interest in international businesses is required.
Company Overview: ContourGlobal is a power generation business and constituent of the FTSE 250 Index and is a growth platform for acquiring and developing wholesale power generation with long-term contracts diversified across fuel types and geographies. The business manages, owns and operates an existing portfolio of 100 power plants with approximately 4,300 megawatts (“MW”) of installed gross capacity in operation or under construction, which makes up their total installed gross portfolio capacity. ContourGlobal has its main offices in London, Vienna, Sao Paulo and New York
Experience: Strong academic background, law firm training at a respected practice and legal qualification. Solid international compliance experience gained in a compliance (anti-corruption) function. Spanish language skills essential and Portuguese advantageous. Experience gained in the energy sector preferred, although not essential.
Compensation: Competitive package of base salary, cash bonus and excellent benefits.
Location: New York, NY
Relocation: Yes, this is a national search, but local candidates preferred.
Internal Number: 281160
About Major, Lindsey & Africa
Founded in 1982, Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) is the world's largest and most experienced legal search firm. Combining local market knowledge and a global recruiting network, MLA has earned recognition for its track record of successful General Counsel, Corporate Counsel, Partner, Associate and Law Firm Management placements. MLA also provides law firms and companies with highly-specialized legal professionals on project, interim and temporary-to-permanent hire basis. Committed to providing full service in response to the talent needs of its clients, MLA also provides executive search services through its affiliate, Allegis Partners. With offices throughout the U.S., Hong Kong, London, and Tokyo, MLA recruiters are dedicated to understanding and meeting client and candidate needs while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism and confidentiality. MLA considers every search a diversity search and has been committed to diversity in the law since its inception. For these reasons, MLA was voted "Best Legal Recruiter" by readers of The National Law Journal. To learn more about MLA, visit www.mlaglobal.com.