Major, Lindsey & Africa has been retained to handle the Vice President of Corporate Governance and Securities, Assistant Corporate Secretary search for Peabody Energy. Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) is the world’s largest private-sector coal company. The company is also a leading voice in advocating for sustainable mining, energy access and clean coal technologies. Peabody serves metallurgical and thermal coal customers in more than 25 countries on five continents. For more information, please visit: www.peabodyenergy.com.
The successful candidate will have a minimum of fifteen (15) years of direct, relevant legal experience in SEC, governance and legal operations, while practicing in the law department of a corporation or major law firm servicing corporate clients. Prior in-house and international experiences are strongly preferred. The successful individual will demonstrate a record of providing substantive/technical legal advice and support to a senior management team and business leaders, as well as a history of building strong relationships and possess a collaborative working style.
Please send a resume in Word format and cover letter to PeabodyGovernance@mlaglobal.com for consideration. Please do not contact the company directly; resumes sent to the company will be routed back to MLA.
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