Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) has been exclusively retained by a significant Atlanta-area company (Company) to conduct a search for a Vice President, Compliance (VP). Our client is an equal opportunity employer.
Overview: Located in Atlanta and reporting to the General Counsel, the Vice President, Compliance will be responsible for achieving corporate compliance operational objectives by designing and executing the Company’s compliance strategy and compliance training, managing the Company’s Ethics Hotline, and coordinating/conducting compliance investigations. The VP will manage a team of several professionals.
Compensation: Competitive salary and benefits package.
Experience: 15+ years of compliance and legal experience, ideally to include several years leading an ethics and compliance function for a large multinational company. The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of legal and regulatory compliance standards and issues, as well as excellent project management skills. In addition, s/he will have the ability to effectively implement compliance processes and evaluate the effectiveness of compliance controls.
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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