Scientific Games International IncSenior Counsel Corporate Securities in
Las Vegas, Nevada
Senior Counsel Corporate Securities
Job ID #:IRC1084
Location:Las Vegas, NV
Functional Area: Legal
Position Type: Full Time Regular
Business Unit: Corporate
This position will be responsible for working on a variety of corporate legal matters, with a focus on SEC and public company matters and will work closely with the Company's finance department. Responsibilities will also include managing outside counsel. Essential Job Functions: *Drafting of all securities filings (e.g., 10-Ks, 10-Qs, 8-Ks, Section 16 filings, and proxy statement) *Securities law disclosure review and advice (e.g., press and earnings releases, investor relations presentations, website disclosures, Regulation G, Regulation FD matters) *Analysis of issues and the drafting of securities-related legal documentation for M&A transactions, with outside counsel support as needed (e.g., private placements or Form S-4 registration statements) *Securities law administration and compliance (e.g., equity incentive plan matters, securities trading policy administration, transfer agent matters and matters with respect to other securities laws and NASDAQ requirements) *Developing and reviewing Board of Directors resolutions and other meeting materials, minutes and presentations and related public company and corporate governance matters as required
Qualifications Education: *Juris Doctorate from a top U.S. law school *Member in good standing of a U.S. state bar Required Experience: *General corporate and securities law experience is required, including familiarity with 33' Act and 34' Act requirements and filings *5 to 8 years of experience as a corporate attorney in a law firm or in-house Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities: *Must have knowledge of securities laws and experience preparing SEC filings *Experience with public company and subsidiary corporate governance *Debt financing, capital markets and/or merger & acquisitions experience is a plus *Must have excellent oral and written communication skills and organizational skills *Ability to handle multiple projects and matters comprehensively and with great attention to detail *Team player with the ability to work with all levels of the organization, including working closely with the company's finance departmentPhysical Requirements: * Office environmentWork Conditions: * May require evening and weekend hours; may require travelThe physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Scientific Games Corporation and its affiliates (collectively, "SG") are engaged in highly regulated gaming and lottery businesses. As a result, certain SG employees may, among other things, be required to obtain a gaming or other license(s), undergo background investigations or security checks, or meet certain standards dictated by law, regulation or contracts. In order to ensure SG complies with its regulatory and contractual commitments, as a condition to hiring and continuing to employ its employees, SG requires all of its employees to meet those requirements that are necessary to fulfill their individual roles. As a prerequisite to employment with SG (to the extent permitted by law), you shall be asked to consent to SG conducting a due diligence/background investigation on you. This job description should not be interpreted as all-inclusive; it is intended to identify major responsibilities and requirements of the job. The employee in this position may be requested to perform other job-related tasks and responsibilities than those stated above.
SG is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. If you'd like more information about your equal employment opportunity rights as an applicant under the law, please click here EEOC Poster.