Kimberly-Clark has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa to conduct a search for an Associate General Counsel- KCNA Personal Care to be located at its Chicago, IL office. Kimberly-Clark is an equal opportunity employer.
COMPANY: Kimberly-Clark’s trusted brands are an indispensable part of life for people in more than 175 countries. Fueled by ingenuity, creativity, and an understanding of people's most essential needs, the Company creates products that help individuals experience more of what's important to them. Its portfolio of brands, including Huggies®, Kleenex®, Scott®, Kotex®, Cottonelle®, Poise®, Depend®, Andrex®, Pull-Ups®, GoodNites®, Intimus®, Neve®, Plenitud®, Sweety®, Softex®, Viva® and WypAll®, hold No. 1 or No. 2 share positions in approximately 80 countries. It uses sustainable practices that support a healthy planet, build strong communities, and ensure its business thrives for decades to come.
Position Overview: Kimberly-Clark North America (KCNA) is seeking an energetic and business-minded attorney to serve as the chief counsel for the Personal Care business within the nearly $8 billion KCNA consumer division, with a specific focus on baby and child care-related products and services, and will actively participate with the KCNA Personal Care leadership team and the KCNA legal leadership team. This attorney will have a broad and diverse legal practice, primarily in the areas of marketing and advertising law, intellectual property, and dispute resolution. They will partner with and influence business clients to deliver results, while managing risk to the enterprise and enabling top-tier growth with high integrity.
Experience: Law degree and qualification to practice law in the United States, with at least 10 years’ experience in a sophisticated law firm or corporate environment, or a mix of both. Ideally, this candidate will have prior experience with complex legal, business, and compliance matters within the CPG, consumer retail, e-commerce, and/or manufacturing environment.
Compensation: A competitive compensation package.
Location: Chicago, IL
Relocation: This is a national search.
Internal Number: 121219
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