Space Systems, Loral ( “SSL” or the “Company”) has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Vice President, Associate General Counsel (“AGC”) to be located in its Palo Alto headquarters. SSL is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word) to the recruiter managing this search at SSLAGC@mlaglobal.com, or to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this position. Please do not contact the Company directly; all resumes sent to the Company will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Overview: SSL is seeking a talented and highly motivated Vice President, Associate General Counsel who will play a vital role in supporting all aspects of its core businesses. The AGC will be responsible for providing strategic and timely legal advice to the SSL President and Executive team to accelerate the achievement of business priorities and objectives. He/she will be required to identify and analyze legal issues and risks, present clear recommendations, and ensure compliance across the full spectrum of legal issues facing the Company. This position will also work closely with top finance and sales executives in negotiating, drafting and analyzing a wide variety of global commercial and strategic agreements. These agreements are considered crucial to the growth of the Company's business. The successful candidate will report directly to the President of SSL. The position is located in the Company's Palo Alto headquarters.
Company: SSL is the leading provider of geostationary commercial satellites, with experience building and integrating some of the world’s most powerful and complex satellites and spacecraft systems for commercial and government customers around the world and currently has more geostationary commercial capacity on orbit than any other manufacturer.
Compensation: Commensurate with experience.
Experience: 14+ years of related experience both at a top firm and in-house.
Relos: Yes, but local candidates are preferred.
Bar: Member of California Bar or a Registered In-House Counsel with State Bar of California.
Process: Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word format) to Barrett Avigdor at SSLAGC@mlaglobal.com, or to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this position.
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