General Commercial/Contracts Law, Mergers/Acquisitions, Risk Management
Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) has been exclusively retained by Southwire Company, LLC to conduct a search for a Vice President and Associate General Counsel. Our client is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact Southwire directly; all resumes will be routed back to MLA and create delays.
Overview: Reporting to the Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, the VP & Associate General Counsel will be responsible for providing legal support to help grow Southwire’s Power Systems and Solutions Group, a core business unit of Southwire. The VP & AGC will be dedicated to this business group and will interface regularly with its senior management team, play a key role in the business group’s strategic initiatives and provide legal advice and guidance related to various business matters, including complex commercial transactions, mergers and acquisitions, sales, procurement, marketing and supply chain matters.
Firm: A leader in technology and innovation, Southwire Company, LLC is one of North America’s largest wire and cable producers. Southwire and its subsidiaries manufacture building wire and cable, metal-clad cable, portable and electronic cord products, OEM wire products and engineered products. In addition, Southwire supplies assembled products, contractor equipment and hand tools.
Relocation: Local, Atlanta-area candidates only.
Experience: 10+ years of experience working on complex transactions, negotiating and drafting complex agreements and providing legal advice relating to sales, marketing, procurement, compliance with regulations and distribution. In-house experience handling a broad-array of legal matters strongly is preferred.
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