Teachers Pay Teachers (“TpT” or “Company”) has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa to conduct a search for a Legal, Vice President (“VP of Legal”). Teachers Pay Teachers is an equal opportunity employer. LEGAL, VICE PRESIDENTCompany: Teachers Pay Teachers is a community of millions of educators who come together to share their work, their insights, and their inspiration with one another. It is the first and largest open marketplace where teachers share, sell, and buy original educational resources. The TpT community brings immediate access to a world of expertise and offers educators more time to focus on students and teaching. Position: The VP of Legal will need to be a jack of all trades with deep experience, great creativity, and strong moral judgment and attention to details. It is also important to TpT that the VP of Legal is a great team player and someone with a real passion for education and teachers. Compensation: Competitive compensation package including base, bonus and equity. Location/Relocation: New York, NY/Yes
Experience: The successful candidate will have at least 10 years relevant legal experience, including experience managing a legal team. The ideal candidate will be a true generalist, with exposure to handling complex legal questions in a variety of areas, including but not limited to, employment, commercial transactions, securities and corporate governance, marketing, intellectual property and privacy. Publishing experience is preferred, as is education experience at the K-12 level.Process: Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word) to the recruiters managing this search, Brandy Russell and Lee Udelsman, at TPTLegalVP@mlaglobal.com. Please do not contact the Company directly; all resumes sent to the Company will be routed to MLA for handling and could delay consideration of your candidacy.
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