Novanta Inc. has engaged Major, Lindsey & Africa to conduct an exclusive/retained search for a Senior Corporate Counsel to be located in its Bedford, MA office.
Company:Novanta is a leading global supplier of core technology solutions that give medical and advanced industrial original equipment manufacturers (“OEMs”) a competitive advantage. Novanta combines deep proprietary technology expertise and competencies in photonics, vision, and precision motion with a proven ability to solve complex technical challenges. This enables Novanta to engineer core components and sub-systems that deliver extreme precision and performance, tailored to its customers' demanding applications. The driving force behind Novanta’s growth is the team of innovative professionals who share a commitment to innovation and customer success.
Position: The Senior Corporate Counsel role serves as a business partner for the Company’s business units and supports the Company’s compliance organization. Reporting to the Chief Human Resources Officer, the successful candidate will possess strong business acumen and a desire to understand and impact business growth through partnership with internal clients. The candidate will support the business groups with commercial contracts, employment, and intellectual property. The Counsel will provide strategic legal advice to the Company groups including commercial agreement structure. The ideal candidate will be a corporate generalist with a wide breadth of legal skills.
RELOS: Yes, this is a national search but local candidates are preferred.
Experience: The successful candidate will have 10+ years corporate legal experience including prior in-house corporate legal experience in a multinational organization handling both commercial/legal and regulatory/compliance issues.
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