Howard University has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa to conduct a search for a Chief Compliance Officer to be located in Washington, D.C. Howard is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word) to the recruiters managing this search, Deborah Ben-Canaan and Edina Beasley, by submitting your resume to HowardCCO@mlaglobal.com. Please do not contact the organization directly; all resumes sent to the organization will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Overview: The Chief Compliance Officer has delegated authority and responsibility for leading, planning, executing, supervising, reporting results, monitoring, reviewing and evaluating compliance programs and activities of Howard University and the Howard University Hospital which is a division of the University. Compensation: Competitive salary commensurate with experience and benefits package.
Experience: The successful candidate will have at least 8 years of legal experience with compliance programs, including at least 5 years in an academic setting or in a law firm representing higher education institutions in compliance matters. Must be familiar with higher education regulations and laws, including Title IX, FERPA, Clery Act and ADA.
Bar: Active bar membership in at least one U.S. jurisdiction.
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