A highly competitive base salary, bonus, and equity package.
The Hertz Corporation (“Hertz” or “Company”) has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa to conduct a search for a Vice President & Chief Counsel - Litigation to be located in Estero, FL.
Company: The Hertz Corporation, a subsidiary of Hertz Global Holdings, Inc., operates the Hertz, Dollar, and Thrifty vehicle rental brands throughout North America, Europe, the Caribbean, Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, Asia, Australia, and New Zealand. The Hertz Corporation is one of the largest worldwide vehicle rental companies, and the Hertz brand is one of the most recognized globally.
Position Overview: Reporting to the General Counsel, the Vice President & Chief Counsel - Litigation serves as a key member of the Hertz legal leadership team. The successful candidate will direct Hertz’s global litigation strategy, effectively and efficiently manage and resolve Hertz’s litigation matters, and help the Company translate litigation risk into go-forward operational advice.
The successful candidate will have at least 10+ years of experience. Law firm experience across an array of litigation matters is required (consumer protection, privacy, and industry-adjacent litigation experience are a plus). Prior in-house experience is a plus, particularly experience partnering with a Risk/Claims team on personal injury/property damage matters. A proven track record of process improvement is also a significant plus. The ideal candidate will exhibit a high degree of professional maturity, understand how to counsel constructively, and serve as both a trusted advisor to the executive team as well as a business partner who is willing to take on various projects across the Company.
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