Job Details

Senior Legal Counsel

Company name

Kraton Corporation

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Aug 10,2018

Posted on

Feb 07,2018

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required

Location

Houston, TX
Practice Area
Contract Law >> Contract Law
Corporate >> Corporate - General
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Senior Legal Counsel The candidate will be primarily responsible for negotiating/drafting/reviewing contracts to support the company’s various business groups and special projects while providing general business counsel and support in conjunction with the Assistant General Counsel. Review and negotiate customer, supplier, and other general business contracts on a global basis. Ensure contracts undergo the proper business review prior to execution. Work with business groups to create contract templates as necessary. Advise the business groups on contract interpretation. Create and implement contract procedures. Assist in contract life-cycle management for the enterprise. Provide legal support and counsel to the business on an as needed basis. Work closely with other members of the Legal Department to ensure consistent delivery of services. Identify legal issues on a multi-jurisdictional, international basis. Must have Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited law school and Florida Bar member or authorized in-house counsel. Should have 2+ years’ experience, with 3 years preferred, focusing primarily on contract drafting and negotiations and general commercial support. Excellent communication (verbal, presentation, and interpersonal), negotiation and writing skills is needed. Experience and knowledge in risk management and evaluation is must. Understand and appreciate cultural differences is essential.

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Kraton Corporation
15710 John F. Kennedy Boulevard
Suite 300
Houston, TX 77032

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