Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, BlueLinx, is a leading distributor of building products in North America. BlueLinx offers thousands of products from suppliers all over the world to service over 10,000 customers nationwide, including dealers, industrial manufacturers, manufactured housing producers and home improvement retailers. The Company operates its distribution business through a vast network of distribution centers located throughout the U.S. BlueLinx is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol BXC.
Position Purpose Summary:
The BlueLinx Law Department covers a full range of legal matters, including commercial negotiations, corporate governance, employment matters, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, and intellectual property development and protection. We are a small, dynamic team that provides quality services, while striving to incorporate best-known practices and innovative and cost effective strategies.
The Senior Counsel - Litigation and Compliance will work under the supervision of, and reports to, the company’s General Counsel, and will be primarily responsible for managing and/or assisting with litigation, claims, investigations, charges, and disputes. Other responsibilities will include directly supporting the Chief Compliance Officer and business in the development, implementation, and maintenance of the company’s compliance program; and working with the company’s Risk and Compliance Manager on insurance policy renewal, maintenance, and coverage issues, and counseling and training on risk management matters.
The principal duties and key areas of responsibility of the position are expected to include: