USG Corporation has engaged Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for Assistant General Counsel for its Chicago, Illinois offices. USG Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact USG Corporation directly; all resumes sent to USG will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Overview: Reporting directly to the General Counsel, the Assistant General Counsel- Corporate will provide support on/for a wide variety of corporate matters and client groups within the company. The position’s primary responsibilities will be to handle various transactional matters including M&A, commercial contracts, and some finance. The Assistant General Counsel should also have experience with, or the desire to learn, other areas including corporate secretarial functions.
Company: USG Corporation is an international manufacturing company in the building materials space with operations in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. USG has over $3 billion in annual revenues and is part of a privately held, $11 billion company based in Europe.
Compensation: Competitive base and bonus, commensurate with experience.
Location: Chicago, Illinois.
Relocation: Local candidates preferred.
Experience: The successful candidate will have 10+ years of relevant corporate experience in a first-tier law firm or corporate legal department.
Bar: Licensed to practice in Illinois.
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