Major, Lindsey & Africa has been engaged on an exclusive basis by Ameren Corporation (“Ameren”) to identify a Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer to work at its headquarters in St. Louis, Missouri. Ameren is a Fortune 500 electric and natural gas utility holding company and a leader in the energy industry, powering the quality of life for 2.4 million electric customers and over 900,000 natural gas customers across the states of Missouri and Illinois.
The newly created role of Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer will report directly to the General Counsel of Ameren and the Audit and Risk Committee and will be responsible for the development, implementation, oversight and management of the enterprise-wide ethics and compliance program. The successful candidate will have at least ten (10) years of direct, relevant compliance experience, with at least five (5) of those years in a leadership role primarily handling the compliance function for a major company. S/he will have a strong understanding of legal and regulatory compliance standards and issues, as well as excellent project management skills. Previous experience as a Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer is strongly preferred. Experience in the energy or utility space is a clear advantage. Some experience handling privacy and data security is preferred. A combination of law firm and in-house experience is preferred.
Please send a resume and cover letter in Word format to AmerenCECO@mlaglobal.com for consideration. Please do not contact the Company directly; resumes sent to the Company will be routed back to MLA.
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