Bacardi Limited (“Bacardi” or “Company”) has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa to conduct a search for a Global General Counsel, to be located at its headquarters in Hamilton, Bermuda. Bacardi is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word) to BacardiGlobalGC@mlaglobal.com. Please do not contact the Company directly; all resumes sent to the Company will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Overview: The General Counsel will report to the CEO and serve as a member of the Global Leadership Team. The General Counsel will be responsible for the legal affairs of Bacardi Limited and will play a pivotal role in developing business strategy by providing expert and strategic advice and ensuring that Bacardi is working in compliance with the law in every aspect. The position will provide expert counsel and advice to the Company and its board to support business value growth and other operating objectives, while avoiding or minimizing legal exposure.
Experience: 15+ years of legal experience. Experience at a top law firm and in-house experience as a Global General Counsel or Divisional General Counsel is required. Experience in a related industry is required.
Compensation: Competitive base, bonus and equity.
Location: Hamilton, Bermuda.
Relos: Yes, this is a global search.
Travel: Extensive travel will be required.
About Major, Lindsey & Africa
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