Microsoft Corporation has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for an Associate General Counsel, Trade Compliance to be located in its Redmond, Washington corporate headquarters. Interested candidates, please respond to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this search or directly to Alisa Tazioli and Kate Mullen at MSFTTC@mlaglobal.com. Please do not contact Microsoft Corporation directly; all resumes sent to Microsoft Corporation will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Overview: Microsoft has an immediate opening for an Associate General Counsel leading the Trade Compliance function within Microsoft’s Legal Affairs organization. As the lead of Microsoft’s Trade Compliance function, you will occupy a strategic position within the company. In this role, you will lead Microsoft’s navigation through the complex and high stakes world of international trade regulation and will represent Microsoft as a leader of compliance in this dynamic realm.
Firm: Microsoft Corporation is the leading platform and productivity company for the mobile-first, cloud-first world, and its mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. A multinational company headquartered in Redmond, Washington, it develops, manufactures, licenses, supports and sells computer software, consumer electronics, personal computing devices, and services.
Compensation: Competitive compensation package includes base salary, cash bonus opportunity, and an equity component.
Experience: 15+ years as a practicing attorney, preferably with significant in-house and global experience, handling international trade matters including US export controls and sanctions.
Relos: Yes, this is a national search.
Bar: Licensed attorney in good standing of at least one state bar required.
Process: Interested candidates, please respond to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this search or directly to Alisa Tazioli and Kate Mullen at MSFTTC@mlaglobal.com.
Internal Number: O-2645712
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