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Legal Counsel, Corporate & Securities

Location: 

Brentwood, TN, US, 37027

Delek US Holdings, Inc. is a diversified downstream energy company with assets in petroleum refining, logistics, renewable fuels and convenience store retailing.  The refining assets consist of refineries operated in Tyler and Big Spring, Texas, El Dorado, Arkansas and Krotz Springs, Louisiana with a combined nameplate crude throughput capacity of 302,000 barrels per day.

 

The logistics operations primarily consist of Delek Logistics Partners, LP.  Delek US Holdings, Inc.and its affiliates own approximately 63% (including the 2 percent general partner interest) of Delek Logistics Partners, LP.  Delek Logistics Partners, LP (NYSE:DKL) is a growth-oriented master limited partnership focused on owning and operating midstream energy infrastructure assets.

 

The convenience store retail business is the largest 7-Eleven licensee in the United States and operates approximately 300 convenience stores in central and west Texas and New Mexico.

Position Summary:

In-house attorney working as corporate generalist supporting Corporate Secretary and corporate and securities functions.  This individual should have general transactional experience with experience in corporate and securities matters preferred, but not required. This individual will be exposed to many substantive legal areas such as securities, investor relations, finance, entity/subsidiary governance and transactions.

 

This position will report to Assistant General Counsel, Corporate & Securities and will work in close collaboration with the Assistant General Counsel and other Legal Department team members.

 

This individual should enjoy a high pace environment and should be able to work both autonomously or within teams.

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work directly with Assistant General Counsel on corporate secretary matters, such as Board meeting preparation, drafting of minutes and other Board related matters, and securities filings (10-K, 10-Q, 8-K, Section 16, etc.)
  • Work directly with Assistant General Counsel and Legal Department team members to provide legal analysis, documentation, advice and support to corporate and finance functions, as well as certain compensation functions
  • Work with business and functional team members as needed to draft and negotiate agreements with third party vendors and commercial trading partners
  • Participate in the development and modification of practices, policies and procedures to conform with business and legal requirements
  • Work to enhance Delek’s ability to execute its business strategies and initiatives

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

The Corporate Counsel must possess and/or have demonstrated the following:

  • Strong academic record and JD degree from accredited USA law school
  • Current state bar membership in good standing
  • One year or more of corporate law experience preferred
  • Commitment to the highest of ethical and performance standards
  • Good judgment and instincts and a positive, team-first attitude
  • Advanced communication skills, and ability to understand, interpret and convey business, technical, legal and financial information to others
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong work ethic with a commitment to continuous improvement in processes and performance
  • Well-developed skills in the use of technology including the entire Microsoft suite of offerings including Office 365, Outlook, Word and Excel

Desired Qualifications:

The following would enhance the performance of the Corporate Counsel:

  • Exposure to securities law
  • Exposure to oil and gas or energy sector
  • Working understanding of financial statements and key accounting concepts
  • Additional experience in a variety of corporate law areas
  • Mix of law firm and in-house experience

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans.

BECOME PART OF THE ENERGY

It’s an exciting time to join Delek. We’re on a mission to attract, retain, and engage the best and brightest talent – those who are great team players and leaders who make it their first priority to serve. 

  • We are performance driven
  • We value a passion for excellence
  • We value teamwork
  • We value and reward hard work and dedication

Delek US offers the opportunity to provide you with more than a job – we want to help you build a career. 

Since our inception, our ability to hire the right people for the job has served us well, resulting in an impressive record of consistent growth and profitability. With more than 3,500 employees in nine states, we have brought together a diverse team of professionals passionate about investing their time and expertise in one of the most dynamic downstream energy companies in the market today. 

Welcome to Delek US Holdings

 

 

 

 

 

 


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