Major Lindsey & Africa (MLA) has been exclusively retained by Visa U.S.A. Inc. (Visa) to conduct a search for a Vice President, Employment and Compensation & Benefits Law (VP). Our client is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates should send a resume (in MS Word) to Judy Allen or Jay Kim at VisaVPEmployment@mlaglobal.com, or to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this position. Please do not contact Visa directly; all resumes will be routed back to MLA and may create delays.
Overview: The VP leads a team that provides legal counsel and partnership to Visa’s Global Human Resources team and other key stakeholders. This position reports directly to the General Counsel and engages with the Board of Directors, and thus requires a talented attorney with excellent judgment and communication skills who can juggle multiple demands and priorities in a dynamic environment.
Firm: Visa U.S.A. Inc.
Experience: 15+ years of employment law experience, with top tier law firm training and in house experience at a multinational company required. Prior experience in the technology or financial services industry, management, board interaction, international employment law and overseeing executive compensation matters strongly preferred.
Founded in 1982, Major, Lindsey & Africa 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. With offices throughout the U.S., Hong Kong,London and Tokyo MLA recruiters a...re dedicated to understanding and meeting clients’ and candidates’ needs while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism and confidentiality. MLA considers every search a diversity search, and have been committed to diversity in the law since its inception. For these reasons, MLA was voted “Best Legal Search Firm in the U.S.” in the most recent national survey of America’s top law firms. To learn more about MLA, please visit our website at www.mlaglobal.com.
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