Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) has been exclusively retained by Fortive Corporation to conduct a search for a Vice President & Associate General Counsel, Labor & Employment, to be located in its Everett, WA headquarters. Fortive is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word) to the recruiters managing this search at FortiveVPAGC@mlaglobal.com, or to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this position. Please do not contact the Company directly; all resumes sent to Fortive will be routed back to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Company Overview: Fortive Corporation (NYSE: FTV) is a diversified public industrial technology growth company comprised of global businesses that are recognized leaders in attractive markets. A Fortune 500 Company with more than $7.3 billion in annual revenues, Fortive’s well-known brands hold leading positions in field solutions, product realization, health, sensing, transportation technology, and franchise distribution. Fortive is headquartered in Everett, Washington and employs over 25,000 employees in more than 50 countries.
Position Overview: This role reports directly to the General Counsel and is responsible for providing leadership and guidance in connection with a wide variety of employment and labor law issues globally.
Compensation: Competitive base, bonus, and equity, commensurate with experience.
Experience: This role requires 15+ years of employment law practice that ideally combines top-tier law firm training with at least 5+ years in-house counsel experience on the full range of international labor and employment matters including advice and counseling on compliance with applicable laws, internal investigations, litigation and dispute resolution.
Relos: Yes, this is a national search.
Bar: Member in good standing of any U.S. state bar with an ability to obtain in-house practice license in Washington State.
About Fortive Corporation
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