Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (“Host Hotels” or “Company”) has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa to conduct a search for an Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary to be located at its headquarters in Bethesda, Maryland. Host Hotels is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates, please send a resume to HostEVPGC@mlaglobal.com. Please do not contact the Company directly; all resumes sent to the Company will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Overview: This position reports to the Chief Executive Officer and serves as the senior legal executive, directing all Company legal affairs, providing partnership and advice on legal and strategic business issues to the Company’s senior management and Board of Directors, and ensuring Host Hotel’s business practices, policies, and dealings meet public company and SEC regulatory requirements. In addition, the General Counsel will be responsible for legal issues surrounding corporate finance and other capital market transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and all other legal activities of the Company. The General Counsel also oversees the compliance function.
Experience: 15+ years of broad based legal experience. Experience with public company governance, securities and board expertise required.
Compensation: Competitive base, bonus and equity. Excellent benefits.
Location: Bethesda, Maryland.
Relocations: Local candidates preferred.
Travel: Limited travel.
About Major, Lindsey & Africa
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