Our client, a dynamic Fortune 200 technology driven company, is seeking an experienced attorney who will work closely with Business Development and Treasury teams to lead global M&A and banking transactions. Responsibilities for this role will include the following: -Ensure continuous improvement of and compliance with M&A policies and procedures, including outside counsel retention, due diligence, knowledge base development, training programs, and document retention/destruction. -Work closely with the Business Development function to support execution of M&A transactions. -Work closely with the global Treasury function to support various the full range of corporate finance activities, including financings, banking and credit facilities, parent company guarantees, share repurchases, hedging arrangements and other cash management activities. -Key participant in proxy drafting, shareowner engagement and annual meeting processes. -Select and manage outside counsel, including evaluating the quality and cost of services.
Candidates MUST have the following qualifications in order to be considered:
-Five to eight years of significant M&A deal execution experience, solid knowledge of U.S. public company disclosure, governance and executive compensation matters and experience providing counsel on corporate finance, treasury and subsidiary management matters, with a major law firm..
-A strong academic record from top schools. -Demonstrated ability to work well with and relate to individuals at all levels of the organization, and across all businesses, functions and regions. -Proven ability to influence peers as well as senior management; take ownership of responsibilities and work in a self-directed environment; manage multiple priorities; communicate well orally and in writing; analyze data, draw conclusions and make a compelling case for recommendations; and handle ambiguity.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
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