Cengage Learning, Inc. has engaged Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Corporate Counsel. Cengage is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact Cengage directly; all resumes sent to Cengage will be routed to MLA for handling and may cause delays.
Overview: The Corporate Counsel will report to and support the Assistant General Counsel, Corporate & Commercial with a diverse range of responsibilities, primarily focused on corporate governance, securities law reporting and compliance, mergers and acquisitions, and commercial transactions.
Company: Cengage, a global education technology company serving millions of learners, provides affordable, quality digital products and services that equip students with the skills and competencies needed to be job ready. For more than 100 years, the Company has enabled the power and joy of learning with trusted, engaging content, and now, integrated digital platforms. Cengage serves the higher education, workforce skills, secondary education, English language teaching and research markets worldwide. Through its scalable technology, including MindTap and Cengage Unlimited, the Company supports all learners who seek to improve their lives and achieve their dreams through education.
Experience: The successful candidate will have a minimum of 4-6+ years of experience in a law firm and/or major in-house legal department with experience in corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, commercial transactions, governance, and securities.
Compensation: A competitive compensation package will be offered for this position.
Location: Boston, MA
Internal Number: 126832
About Major, Lindsey & Africa
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