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Urban One, Inc. (“Urban One” or “Company”) has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa to conduct a search for a Vice President, Litigation, Labor & Employment, to be located at its headquarters in Silver Spring, Maryland. Urban One is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word) to UrbanOneLLE@mlaglobal.com. Please do not contact the Company directly; all resumes sent to the Company will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Overview: Founded in 1980 by Cathy Hughes (Chairperson), Urban One, Inc., (NASDAQ: UONE), formerly known as Radio One, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, is the largest African-American owned multi-media company that primarily targets African-American and urban consumers in the United States. Starting with radio broadcasting, the Company under the leadership of the founder’s son, Alfred C. Liggins, (President & CEO), has diversified its revenue streams by making acquisitions and investments in other complementary media properties, including television and digital media.
Experience: At least 5-10 years of litigation, labor & employment (“LL&E”) practice (with a minimum of 2-3 years in-house preferred) with substantial responsibility for independently leading a variety of LL&E issues to conclusion including employee disputes, dispute resolution (litigation, ADR), and internal investigations.
Location: Silver Spring, Maryland.
Relocation: No, local candidates only.
Bar: Must be licensed to practice law in at least one U.S. jurisdiction.
About Urban One, Inc.
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