Mattel, our vision is Inspiring the Wonder of Childhood. We
strive to achieve this vision primarily through our creative and enthusiastic
employees who DARE to
be innovative and THRIVE in a friendly and fast-paced environment.
Mattel is committed to developing employees and supporting their career goals,
helping them GROW with a host of meaningful experiences and
learning opportunities. And by promoting a culture of BALANCE that
emphasizes working passionately and taking time to play often, we are proud of
how our employees LEAD by
example in all that they do!
Purpose of Position
Mattel is looking to hire an Expert
Counsel, Executive Compensation to provide high quality legal services in
the areas of executive compensation, equity administration, compensation and
benefits programs, and related compliance and disclosure issues. The Senior Counsel will report to Mattel’s
Chief People Officer.
JD and strong
8 or more
years of experience as an executive compensation and benefits attorney with a
national or global law firm and/or a public company.
(public company) legal experience strongly preferred.
technical knowledge of relevant U.S. federal tax and securities laws is
familiarity with ERISA and tax-qualified plans.
verbal and written communication skills and strong organizational abilities.
A desire to
work in a fast-paced, high demand team environment
level of integrity, judgment, and professionalism
Specific Duties and Responsibilities
The position will be responsible for a broad range of work
relating to executive compensation, equity, and compensation and benefits
programs, working closely with a cross-functional team (HR, Legal, Tax,
Specific duties include: advise on executive and broad-based
compensation plans and programs and related corporate governance and disclosure
matters; assist with the preparation and review of materials for the
Compensation Committee; provide legal advice to the Administrative Committee; responsible
for the compensation disclosure items in connection with the annual proxy
filing; and provide compensation & benefits legal support for M&A
JD and strong academic record
Mattel is a global, purpose-driven
company that helps children learn and develop through play. By inspiring wonder
in the next generation, Mattel is committed to shaping a brighter tomorrow with
experiences that capture kids’ hearts, open their minds and unlock their
potential through play. With worldwide net sales of more than $5.5 billion, a
global workforce of more than 30,000 professionals operating in 40 countries,
and products sold in more than 150 nations, Mattel has grown into a
multinational Fortune 500 powerhouse in design, marketing and manufacturing.
Visit us at www.mattel.com/careers, www.facebook.com/MattelCareers or www.twitter.com/mattelrecruiter.
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disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity