Nouryon (“Company”) has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa to conduct a search for an Assistant General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer to lead and oversee the Company’s global compliance function. The position is located in Philadelphia, PA. Nouryon is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Nouryon is committed to a diverse workforce. Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word) to NouryonCompliance@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 Assistant General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer will lead, oversee and direct the global compliance function for Nouryon. This includes anti-corruption (including FCPA/UK Anti-Bribery), competition, ethics, privacy (GDPR) and trade/export well as overseeing investigations in those areas worldwide in conjunction with Nouryon’s regional counsel.
Company: Nouryon is a leading global specialty chemicals manufacturer, providing essential chemistries/chemicals for diverse end-markets, including agriculture, cleaning, construction, food, fuels, oil and gas, personal care, pharmaceuticals, plastic applications (automotive) and pulp and packaging.
Compensation: Competitive base, bonus and equity, commensurate with experience.
Experience: 10+ years of legal experience in investigations, compliance, regulatory enforcement, or related legal matters with a top-tier international law firm or both a top-tier international law firm and a global company. Expertise in running a global compliance program including areas such as anti-corruption, competition, privacy and trade as well as experience conducting investigations (including interviews) is highly desired.
Relocation: Relocations will be considered. This position will be based in Philadelphia, PA with travel to Amsterdam, The Netherlands and other company offices and locations.
Travel: Up to 30% international travel to Amsterdam, The Netherlands and other company offices and locations. Because of the international focus of the job, there are often calls in the early morning or evening.
About Major, Lindsey & Africa
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