Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) has been exclusively retained by Mondelez International, Inc. (or “Company”) to search for a Senior Director, Chief Securities Counsel & Assistant Corporate Secretary (“Chief Securities Counsel”).
Overview: The Chief Securities Counsel will serve as the (a) internal counsel with respect to Mondel?z’s public company compliance and reporting; (b) internal counsel to the Treasury Department; and (c) Assistant Secretary and support to the Corporate Secretary on board and committee related matters, including corporate governance and public financial and Environmental, Social, and Governance disclosure. In addition, the Chief Securities Counsel will be responsible for advising the People Team and providing resources on stock compensation programs, plans, and related disclosure.
Company: Mondel?z empowers people to snack right in over 150 countries around the world. It is leading the future of snacking with iconic global and local brands such as Oreo, belVita and LU biscuits; Cadbury Dairy Milk, Milka,and Toblerone chocolate; Sour Patch Kids candy and Trident gum. It is one of the largest snack companies in the world with global net revenues of approximately $28.7 billion in 2021. Mondel?z holds the #1 global position in biscuits (cookies and crackers) and #2 in chocolate, while it is growing rapidly in baked snacks. The Company also makes and sells gum & candy as well as various cheese & grocery and powdered beverage products in certain markets. Mondel?z has operations in more than 80 countries and employs around 80,000 in its factories, offices, research and development facilities, and distribution activities around the world. For more information, please visit the company website at https://www.mondelezinternational.com.
Location: Global Headquarters – Chicago, IL (Hybrid – Onsite).
Experience: The successful candidate will have at least seven (7) years of experience practicing U.S. Securities law, preferably including a demonstrated expertise in all aspects of corporate and U.S. securities laws, related public company matters, disclosures, and board and committee operations for a company similar in size, scope, and complexity to Mondelez’s operations.
Bar Admission: Licensed to practice law in Illinois or eligible for admission upon hire.
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