Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) has been exclusively retained by TopBuild Corporation to conduct a search for a VP, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary. Our client is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact the Company directly; all resumes will be routed back to MLA and create delays.
Overview: Reporting to the CEO, the Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary (GC) will be a key member of and interact on an ongoing basis with TopBuild’s senior leadership team (SLT). The GC will advise the SLT on all major transactions, commercial contracts, litigation, labor, product liability issues and other critical initiatives. S/he will be responsible for the development and execution of the legal strategy and operations that support the Company’s business plans. The GC will further develop and motivate TopBuild’s legal team, as well as work collaboratively across TopBuild’s installation and distribution segments. In addition, the GC has responsibility for the compliance program. The GC will bring a results-oriented, business-minded focus and sophisticated legal judgment along with the visible leadership and written and verbal communication skills necessary to successfully advocate for and drive both the legal and business strategies.
Company: TopBuild Corporation (NYSE: BLD), headquartered in Daytona Beach, Florida, is the leading installer and distributor of insulation products to the U.S. construction industry. The Company leverages its national footprint to gain economies of scale while capitalizing on its local market presence to forge strong relationships with its customers. TopBuild was formerly the installation and services businesses of Masco (NYSE: MAS) until it was spun off in 2015. It has approximately 8,000 employees and a market cap of almost $3 billion. In 2017, net sales increased 9.4 percent to $1.9 billion and operating profit was $136.9 million.
Compensation: Competitive salary and benefit package.
Experience: 15+ years. Must be a current sitting public company GC with industry experience. The ideal candidate will also have experience with a well-regarded law firm.
Relos: Yes. This is a national search.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Major, Lindsey & Africa
Founded in 1982, Major, Lindsey & Africa is the world’s largest and most experienced legal search firm. Combining local market knowledge and a global recruiting network, MLA has earned recognition for its track record of successful General Counsel, Corporate Counsel, Partner, Associate and Law Firm Management placements. With offices throughout the U.S., Hong Kong, London, and Tokyo, MLA recruiters are dedicated to understanding and meeting clients’ and candidates’ needs while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism and confidentiality. MLA considers every search a diversity search, and has been committed to diversity in the law since its inception. For these reasons, MLA was voted “Best Legal Search Firm in the U.S.” in the most recent national survey of America’s top law firms. To learn more about MLA, please visit our website at www.mlaglobal.com.