Nokia has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa (“MLA”) on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Director, Head of Legal and Compliance—North American Market, to be located in Plano, TX. Nokia is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates, please email resumes and cover letters to email@example.com. Please do not contact the Nokia directly; all resumes sent to the Nokia will be routed to MLA for handling, and doing so will delay consideration of your candidacy.
Overview: As Director, Head of Legal and Compliance (“L&C”) for the North American Market (the “Market”), this position will be part of the Global Customer Operations (“CO”) and L&C leadership team and will report to the VP-Global Head of CO & L&C. Further, this leadership role will have overall responsibility for developing, articulating and implementing the legal strategy for this $8 billion market.
Company: Nokia is a global communications and technology company, founded in 1865. Nokia’s headquarters are in the greater Helsinki, Finland metropolitan area. In 2016, with the recent acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent, Nokia employs just over 100,000 people across 120 countries, does business in more than 150 countries and, in 2015 reported annual revenues of over 12 billion. Nokia is a public limited-liability company listed on the Helsinki Stock Exchange and New York Stock Exchange.
Location: Plano, TX
Relocation Benefits: Yes. This is a national search.
Reporting To: Vice President – Global Head of CO L&C
Compensation: Competitive and commensurate with experience.
Experience: The ideal candidate is a qualified lawyer with at least ten (10) years of relevant experience. Business acumen is essential. Experience in the telecommunications sector or more broadly in technology is highly desired.
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