Open Space Institute, Inc. (“OSI”)has engaged Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Senior Vice President and General Counsel.
Organization: Founded in 1974, the Open Space Institute (“OSI”) protects land for clean drinking water, public recreation, healthy communities, wildlife habitat, and climate protection, since the intact forests and floodplains we protect capture carbon and protect against extreme weather events.
Position: Reporting to the President and Chief Executive Officer, the Senior Vice President and General Counsel (“SVP /GC”) for the Open Space Institute, Inc. (“OSI)” is the chief legal officer and oversees the Legal Department. The SVP/GC is a key member of the Management Team and will participate in assessing risk and helping shape organizational priorities.
Experience: The successful candidate will have a minimum of 15 years of experience in law firm or as corporate in-house counsel with concentration in real estate law, financing, and nonprofit governance. They will also have a working knowledge of corporate law, real estate transactions, loan transactions, contracts, lobbying, tax exempt organizations and conservation easements.
Location: New York, NY
Relocation: Yes, although local candidates are preferred.
Pay range in New York City Metropolitan Area
Exact compensation may vary based on skills, experience, and location.
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