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Associate General Counsel, Securities And M&a

Company name

Sensata Technologies, Inc.

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Job Type


Date Last Verified

Nov 02,2019

Valid Through

Feb 15,2020

Posted on

Aug 02,2019

Years of Experience

5-10 yrs required


Attleboro, MA, United States

Employment Type



Practice Area
Corporate >> Corporate - M&A
Corporate >> Corporate - Securities and Capital Markets
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Associate General Counsel, Securities and M&A
The candidate will be leading or assisting in all areas related to the company’s corporate and securities laws matters and related compliance, including Securities Act and Exchange Act matters. Will review of SEC filings, including registration statements, Forms 10-K, 10-Q and 8-K, proxy statements (including shareholder proposals and proxy solicitations) and Section 16 reporting. Supporting M&A and financing activities, including drafting and negotiating non-disclosure agreements, asset and stock purchase/sale agreements, joint venture and partnership agreements and other strategic partnership-related documents, coordinating and overseeing due diligence activities and working closely with the company’s M&A team. Developing, refining and maintaining policies and procedures to ensure compliance with SEC and other securities-related regulatory requirements applicable to publicly-traded companies, including the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, Dodd-Frank Act and NYSE listing standards, Regulation FD and insider trading. Advising on corporate governance, executive compensation and various other related matters (such as transfer agent and equity plan administration), as well as developing, adopting, managing and refining applicable corporate governance policies and procedures. Keeping abreast, and advising on potential impact, of new and proposed securities law and corporate governance developments, market trends and best practices to ensure continued compliance. Assisting corporate secretary in all corporate secretarial function matters, including preparation of notices, agendas and materials for board of directors and committee meetings, including board minutes, resolutions and actions, managing the board and committees’ meeting cadence, and leading preparation for annual meeting of shareholders. Advising on ISS, Glass Lewis and other proxy advisory service positions and corporate responses. Advising on investor relations matters, including review of earnings announcements, earnings scripts, press releases, investor presentations, investor communications, internal communications and other materials (including preparation of appropriate securities disclosure as necessary). Building close relationships with personnel at supported business operations and obtaining and maintaining a strong knowledge of the company’s products and the objectives of those operations. Leading or assisting the legal department’s efforts in the preparation, implementation and refinement of forms, processes and procedures relevant to areas of coverage. Managing outside counsel in all appropriate areas of coverage. Performing other special assignments, strategic projects or duties as needed.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have J.D. degree from an ABA accredited law school. Must be Licensed to practice law and in good standing. Must have 5-10 years of securities law, corporate governance and M&A experience. Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects efficiently and effectively in a fast-paced business environment and drive complex projects to completion is required. Must have highly effective written and verbal communications skills; ability to communicate and relate at all levels of the organization. Experience in-house and at a top-tier law firm is preferred.

Additional info

Ref IRC76074

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Sensata Technologies, Inc.
529 Placeeasant Street
Attleboro, MA 02703

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