A large financial services firm is seeking a VP Corporate Counsel with an expertise in public disclosures. The VP Corporate Counsel will manage the compliance and legal obligations and deadlines for relative reporting and documentation.
The VP Corporate Counsel needs:
Minimum 7 years of relevant legal experience.
Demonstrated strong corporate and securities background is essential.
Significant experience advising public companies in connection with public company disclosure issues.
Candidates should possess a thorough knowledge of Form 10-K, Form I0-Q and Form 8-K reporting requirements, the proxy disclosure rules, Regulations S-K and S-X, and other SEC rules and regulations affecting the disclosure obligations of public companies.
Candidates must be accomplished in legal drafting, with substantial experience drafting SEC filings, and have strong overall communication skills.
Strong analytical, organizational and interpersonal skills as well as the ability to command confidence and trust in judgments and recommendations is required.