Compass Minerals America, Inc. has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa to conduct a search for aCorporate Counsel - Securities Care to be located in the Kansas City area. Compass Minerals is an equal opportunity employer.
Company: Compass Minerals is a leading provider of essential minerals focused on safely delivering where and when it matters to help solve nature’s challenges for customers and communities. Its salt products help keep roadways safe during winter weather and are used in numerous other consumer, industrial and agricultural applications. And its plant nutrition business manufactures an innovative and diverse portfolio of products that improve the quality and yield of crops, while supporting sustainable agriculture. Additionally, its specialty chemical business serves the water treatment industry and other industrial processes. The company operates throughout the U.S., Canada, Brazil and the U.K.
Position Overview: Compass Minerals is looking for a talented attorney who can work collaboratively on wide range of responsibilities in the areas of corporate governance, securities, mergers and acquisitions, corporate transactions, and business counseling. This position will be responsible for employing a consultative approach to legal counseling and providing effective and timely legal support. The position will interact with departments across the company.
Experience: Minimum of six years at a major U.S. law firm or working as in-house counsel for a public company. Experience with U.S. Securities Laws, including the Exchange Act and Section 16, corporate governance and transactions.
Compensation: Competitive base salary and bonus commensurate with experience.
Location: Preference for candidates living in or willing to relocate to the Kansas City area. However, Compass Minerals is willing to consider a remote work arrangement for this role.
Relocation: Yes. This is a national search.
Internal Number: 125267
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