Assistant General Counsel Corporate Securities

New York Permanent $225,000 - $250,000
  • Role will focus on securities and public company governance
  • Exciting opportunity to join a media company

About Our Client

Media music client.

Job Description

The AGC will report to the Head of Legal and will oversee securities matters, SEC filings, investor relations, public company governance and other corporate matters.

  • Oversee all securities and public company governance matters
  • Responsible for compliance with the Securities and Exchange Commission and NYSE rules and regulations, including partnering with finance and accounting teams to manage SEC filings such as Forms 10-K, 10-Q, 8-K, proxy statements, Forms S-8, and Section 16 filings
  • Advise management on securities law compliance and disclosure matters, including overseeing the drafting and review of earnings and other press releases, presentations, significant internal communications and other announcements; developing and administering relevant policies and procedures
  • Act as liaison between the company and the public, maintain and develop a positive public image for the company
  • Serve as Assistant Secretary, leading and overseeing essential Board-related processes, policies and matters, including the development of Board and committee agendas, distribution of meeting materials, preparation of minutes and coordination of the annual shareholders' meeting
  • Assist on shareholder and investor relations and coordinating with proxy advisory firms

The Successful Applicant

Candidates must have a JD from a top law school, NY State Bar Admission and 5-8 years of experience working at a top AmLaw 100 firm (or in-house within public company) advising on securities, '34 Act, IPO/public company work.

What's on Offer

  • Competitive base salary
  • Excellent bonus
  • Benefits
  • Growth opportunities
Contact
Jennifer Pettigrew
Quote job ref
JN-072022-5681933

Job summary

Function
Legal
Subsector
Legal Subsector
Industry
Technology Media & Telecoms
Location
New York
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Jennifer Pettigrew
Job reference
JN-072022-5681933

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