Senior Corporate Counsel
Logitech is the Sweet Spot for people who want their actions to have a positive global impact while having the flexibility to do it in their own way.
The Team and Role:
Logitech is hiring a Senior Corporate Counsel to join our Corporate & Securities team and will report to the Associate General Counsel, Corporate & Securities.
Our new Senior Corporate Counsel will have a broad portfolio of responsibilities. Providing counsel and strategic guidance regarding governance, proxy, and executive compensation will be central to the role. This person will have the opportunity to work with the highest levels of Logitech’s leadership, including members of the Board, CEO, CFO and General Counsel, as well as to support our internal teams including People & Culture, Finance, and Investor Relations. Experience with international companies, companies established outside the U.S., or both is a plus.
Bay Area/Hybrid or Remote
Be Yourself. Be Open. Stay Hungry and Humble. Collaborate. Challenge. Decide and just Do. Share our passion for Equality and the Environment. These are the behaviors and values you’ll need for success at Logitech. In this role you will:
Advise on design and implementation of equity and incentive compensation plans and other executive and director compensation arrangements, including deferred compensation plans, employment agreements, severance and change in control plans, bonus and performance plans and director compensation policies
Draft and design key compensation disclosures including preparation of Logitech’s proxy statement and CD&A
Serve as expert advisor on governance related compensation matters including SEC requirements, input from investor advisory firms such as ISS and Glass Lewis, and partnering with Logitech’s AGC, EU Corporate Counsel to ensure alignment with Swiss regulation
Support activities relating to the annual shareholder meeting
Provide general governance and corporate support, including responsibility for Board and company governance requirements and processes, general review of Board materials, advice regarding corporate law and stock exchange requirements, and legal support related to corporate secretary activities
Support complex transactions by providing legal research, advice and strategy on executive compensation and benefits matters
For consideration, you must bring the following minimum skills and experiences to our team:
7-10 years of relevant experience; a combination of law firm and in-house experience is preferred
Member in good standing of a state bar, preferably New York or California
Substantial public company experience advising boards of directors and C-Suite executives
Substantial experience in executive compensation and benefits matters, including the corporate, securities and tax law, and ERISA issues arising in the implementation and administration of compensation programs
Strong familiarity with corporate governance policies and trends, especially those related to SEC disclosure, ISS and Glass Lewis
Sound and practical business judgment; dynamic and strategic thinker; execution oriented mindset
Positive attitude, sense of humor, continuous improvement mindset and skills, highest customer service mentality, and high degrees of accountability, self-motivation, and drive
Across Logitech we empower collaboration and foster play. We help teams collaborate/learn from anywhere, without compromising on productivity or continuity so it should be no surprise that most of our jobs are open to work from home from most locations. Our hybrid work model allows some employees to work remotely while others work on-premises. Within this structure, you may have teams or departments split between working remotely and working in-house.
Logitech is an amazing place to work because it is full of authentic people who are inclusive by nature as well as by design. Being a global company, we value our diversity and celebrate all our differences. Don’t meet every single requirement? Not a problem. If you feel you are the right candidate for the opportunity, we strongly recommend that you apply. We want to meet you!
This position offers an annual base salary typically between $ 208k - $ 274K.
In certain circumstances, higher compensation will be considered based on the business need, candidate experience, and skills.
We offer comprehensive and competitive benefits packages and working environments that are designed to be flexible and help you to care for yourself and your loved ones, now and in the future. We believe that good health means more than getting medical care when you need it. Logitech supports a culture that encourages individuals to achieve good physical, financial, emotional, intellectual and social wellbeing so we all can create, achieve and enjoy more and support our families. We can’t wait to tell you more about them being that there are too many to list here and they vary based on location.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.
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