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Senior Legal Counsel

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Jan 27, 2022

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Oct 14, 2021

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Min 8 yrs required


Brentwood, TN, United States

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Corporate >> Corporate - General
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Senior Legal Counsel
The candidate will support the Corporate Secretary in leading the corporate governance and securities functions. Partner with the compliance director and business leadership team to continually improve, implement and maintain the compliance program, ensuring adherence to industry, regulatory, and internal requirements. Will embrace an approach and actions that foster transparency, accountability and a culture of compliance and integrity. Work with the General Counsel on governance and securities matters including preparation and planning for Board of Directors, Board Committee and Shareholder meetings; preparation and processing of SEC filings including on Forms 10-K, 10-Q, 8K, and Def. 14-A. Develop and prepare policies and procedures covering a wide range of topics with support from specialists in each area. Develop and implement training for areas supported by the legal team. Assist with real estate projects and initiatives. Provide legal support for merger and acquisition projects. Provide legal support for wide variety of financings, bond offerings and intercompany transactions. Drive integrity and internal and external compliance matters of major importance to the company and provide information and counsel on matters related to all aspects of compliance, including reporting ongoing compliance issues and intentional acts of non-compliance, fraud, waste and abuse. Collaborate closely with the General Counsel and colleagues in Legal, Corporate and Securities counsel, Internal Audit, Risk Management, HR, Finance and other core functions to further business and Compliance Program objectives. Own and oversee SOX legal procedure compliance and administration. Partner with HSE & Internal Audit to develop, administer and ensure accountability/alignment for compliance and risk-related management systems development and implementation. Other activities as required to promote, drive and manage internal compliance and integrity standards across the companies. Assess and identify potential areas of compliance vulnerability and risk; develop and implement corrective action plans for resolution of problematic issues, and provide general guidance on how to avoid or deal with similar situations in the future.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have 8 years of related experience. Must have Bachelors degree. J.D. from accredited law school is required. Should have admission and good standing in at least one state (if not Tennessee, then eligibility for Tennessee In- House Counsel Limited Licensure) (minimum requirement). Master's or MBA degree typically preferred. Requires specialized depth and/or breadth of expertise in own job discipline or field. Leads others to solve complex problems. Works independently, with guidance in only the most complex situations. May lead functional teams or projects.

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Hiring Coordinator
Delek US Holdings, Inc.
7102 Commerce Way
Brentwood, TN 37027

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