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Assistant General Counsel - Corporate Governance (hybrid Work Schedule)
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Assistant General Counsel - Corporate Governance The candidate will be providing general support of the operation of the company's Board of Directors and its committees and drafting and reviewing committee materials, including committee charters, resolutions, minutes, memoranda, company policies, etc. Providing support and legal advice to support the Board and its committees, including with regard to compliance with various applicable legal and regulatory requirements. This includes providing advice to the various business areas to support their Board reporting obligations. Participating in the drafting and reviewing of, and maintaining subject matter expertise in compensation- and corporate governance-related disclosure filed with the SEC, including proxy information and Form 8-Ks. Supporting the Associate General Counsel with the delegations of authority process, including working to update the framework of the delegation and recommending changes to delegations of authority on an ongoing basis as circumstances evolve. Developing and maintaining specific subject matter expertise, and providing legal advice and mentorship on corporate governance standard methodologies, including interacting with other Company attorneys and outside counsel to provide legal advice to business clients on issues arising with the company's Board of Directors and committees. Working collaboratively with the company's regulator and with other divisions. Providing legal advice and interpretations to business areas regarding corporate law, corporate governance and regulatory requirements. Researching and benchmarking as needed to support the business areas in their reporting obligations to the Board and its committees. Providing support and information in response to inquiries, reviews, and examinations by the Company's regulator and Internal Audit.

The candidate should have a Juris Doctor (JD) degree; membership in good standing in a State Bar. Should have 4-7 years of relevant legal experience; experience advising on corporate governance matters at a law firm or corporate law department (public company (NYSE listed and/or financial services companies). Outstanding analytical, strategic, legal research and writing capabilities, as well as excellent verbal/written communications skills. Experience working or familiarity with: a financial services company; a regulator (or conservator); audit and/or risk functions and/or with executive compensation and benefits beneficial. Experience relating to delegations of corporate authority at a large, complex company preferred. Ability to work independently as needed and be self-directed in advancing and completing assignments and projects. Ability to build and maintain strong collaborative relationships with colleagues, regulators, clients, and directors. Ability to work as a member of the project team and be self-directed in completing projects as needed. Strong written and verbal communications skills; excellent judgment, highly organized and, detail-oriented. Able to work under pressure, adjust to a dynamic environment with changing priorities and demands, and manage multiple competing priorities.

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