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Fast-paced e-commerce company is seeking a Securities and Corporate Counsel to join its growing legal team. The successful candidate will have significant experience with SEC, NYSE, and DE requirements and filings, governance and board matters, and a willingness to expand into other substantive areas to support business needs. This position will be based out of our corporate headquarters in Dania Beach, FL and report to the Vice President & Associate General Counsel.
What you'll do:
Assist in the preparation of 10-Ks, 10-Qs, 8-Ks, Proxy Statements, Section 16 Reports, and other SEC-related documents
Assist with planning and executing the Annual Meeting of Stockholders
Work closely with senior leadership and investor relations regarding disclosure matters and NYSE, SEC and corporate law requirements, including Reg FD and use of non-GAAP financial measures, and participate in disclosure committee meetings
Assist with public company communications, including press releases and investor presentations
Assist with administering the Insider Trading Policy, 10b5-1 plans, and related employee and director equity matters
Support the Treasury function, including advice on compliance with debt covenants
Support public company secretarial function, including assisting with the preparation of Board and committee materials
Support Internal Audit with SOX compliance matters
Support M&A activity
Stay current on governance trends and best practices, SEC and NYSE developments
What you'll need:
Active member in good standing with the Florida Bar, or ability to be admitted as in-house counsel in Florida
At least 8+ years relevant SEC reporting and securities law compliance experience; at least 5 years law firm experience
Experience working with Boards of Directors and senior management
Highly organized and ability to work both independently and as a member of a team
Strong business acumen and ability to advise on business-related legal issues and understand business consequences of legal advice
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, attention to detail, good business judgment and the ability to handle multiple projects at one time
About Chewy, Inc.
At Chewy, we're changing the way people shop for their pets. We do this by offering our customers the easiest way to get the premium products they want for their beloved pets and back it with unparalleled customer service. We strive to win at everything we do and we believe in ownership and accountability . We aim to wow our customers and our employees at every turn, whether that means bending over backwards to gain our customers' trust and loyalty or by building a creative and stimulating work environment for our employees. Trust us. You'll notice the difference from the moment you become a candidate with us.We approach our mission to provide the best service and pet products anywhere with a dogged determination and a disposition that's as sunny as the South Florida oceanfront we call home. Sure, we work hard, but we have fun, too. Of course, that's not hard to do when you get to bring your favorite four-legged friend to the office.
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