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GovernmentCIO, LLChas engaged Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for General Counsel to be located in its Washington, D.C. offices. GovernmentCIO, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact GovernmentCIO, LLC directly.
Overview: Headquartered in Washington, D.C.,GovernmentCIO is an established leader in government information technology and research. GCIO transforms government IT so federal agencies can focus on serving their citizens easily and efficiently. With a focus on the Department of Veterans Affairs, Health & Human Services and Department of Homeland Security, they use Agile methodologies to create and execute innovative solutions to make dramatic changes in more than 1,000 federal facilities. They are thought leaders in data analytics, machine learning, cybersecurity and IT transformation and modernization.
Position: The General Counsel will serve as the Company’s principal legal advisor, with overall responsibility for the vision and leadership of GCIO’s legal strategy. The attorney will serve as a business partner and a legal advisor to senior management, business leaders, and other members of the Company, and oversee all legal matters which will include government contracts, employment matters, and M&A. The General Counsel will be GCIO’s first in-house attorney and will join an innovative and collegial group of experience and professionals who are transforming the way IT services are delivered.
Compensation: Competitive base, bonus, and equity commensurate with experience.
Location: Washington, D.C.
Relocation: Relocation candidates will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Local candidates are strongly preferred.
Experience: 10+ years of relevant legal experience, including expertise in government contracts.
About GovernmentCIO, LLC
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