Deputy General Counsel

Employer
Trex Company, Inc.
Location
Winchester, VA
Posted
May 08, 2021
Closes
May 16, 2021
Ref
1971971634
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
A' Trex Company is seeking Deputy General Counsel to support a variety of general corporate law responsibilities. This attorney will be based in our corporate headquarters in Winchester, Virginia, and will report to the Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary. A' DUTIES Provide ongoing legal counseling in a wide range of legal areas, including securities law, labor and employment, commercial transactions, intellectual property, real estate, financial transactions, marketing, sales, consumer law, privacy, and regulatory compliance. Manage product quality, product liability, commercial and other litigation. Resolve issues that arise in existing commercial relationships and handle pre-litigation legal disputes and inquiries. Structure, draft and negotiate commercial agreements, including distribution, licensing, construction and marketing contracts. Report and file statements and disclosures to SEC. Assist in the management of the company's insurance policies and strategies. Manage proxy statement responsibilities and NYSE listing/governance requirements. Ensure insider trading compliance, including Section 16 filings and 10b5-1 trading plans. Provide support for securities and governance for mergers and acquisitions, strategic investments and other corporate transactions. Assist with executive compensation matters, including equity compensation program support for long-term incentive pay structures. Manage and oversee companywide record retention policy. Manage cross-functional projects designed to address legal issues both reactively and proactively. Provide counsel and advice regarding corporate governance requirements and best practices. Partner with departmental cross-functional teams, including Finance, Marketing, Sales, Operations, and Research and Development on various projects. A' EXPERIENCE Minimum of 15 years of experience and minimum 5 years of experience in a top law firm, as well as 5 years of public company leadership experience in building, running and/or developing high performing legal teams. Experience advising C-suite, board of directors, and executive level leaders is a plus. This position requires an extremely high attention to detail, as well as excellent legal and business judgement. The incumbent must be a team player, possess a high level of energy, tact and a strong desire to learn and grow. The ability to work independently in a fast-paced, rapid-growth environment will be critical to the success of our next legal counsel. A' *This is not a remote opportunity. Qualified candidates must be willing to live within the surrounding area.A' A' WHO WE ARE A' We're the No. 1 decking brand in the world, and we're determined to keep it that way. This is how we do it: Hold ourselves to relentlessly high standards. Focus on action and results. Push ourselves and each other to the next level. Always do the right thing. Prioritize quality. Take safety seriously. Never settle for second best. A' If that sounds like you, keep reading. When you join the Trex family, you'll become part of a passionate team of self-starters who came to win and never back down. We won't hold your hand. You'll need to embrace the challenge of figuring things out on your own. Also, if you have a great idea, speak up. We want to hear it. A' BENEFITS & PERKS We believe that hard work should be rewarded. We take care of you as part of our Trex family so you can take care of yours. Here are just a few of the perks beyond the paycheck: Time OffA' - We'll give you paid holidays and paid vacation. Bonuses- We know you like a good challenge. Hit your targets, and we'll pay you extra. Health, Dental and Vision Insurance- Choose from a variety of options. We'll pick up a pretty generous part of the cost. Plus, you can earn lower rates through our wellness program. 401(k) With Company Match- Save for your retirement and we'll match it dollar for dollar. Tuition Reimbursement- We're all about pushing to the next level. When you're ready to get the degree, we'll pick up part of the tab. Training and Education- We offer dozens of options to boost your performance - both online, on-site and nearby. Stock Purchase Program- Invest in Trex at a discounted price. Employee Discount Program- We sell the world's No. 1 decking brand. It makes sense that you'd want it at your house too, so we'll give you a discount. A' CAREER ADVANCEMENT We offer leadership positions to the team members who earn them. If you're looking to continue to grow your career or learn new things, you'll have plenty of opportunities. Job Location Winchester, Virginia, United States Position Type Full-Time/Regular A' A' A'