Commercial Counsel (Delmar)

Compensation

: $128,005.00 - $143,520.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Financial Services - Banking/Investment/Finance



Huntsman offers unsurpassed opportunities to build a successful future. We are a global specialty chemical company with locations in 30 countries around the world, employing over 10,000 associates. Our diverse portfolio creates a range of career fields including manufacturing, research and development, technical services, sales and marketing, customer service - and the list goes on. The successful candidate will receive a competitive compensation and will be eligible to participate in a comprehensive benefits package which includes: medical, vision and dental, basic life insurance, AD&D insurance, and 401k. Here, you can make an impact and make a difference. Come join us!, Huntsman is aware of a scam involving fraudulent job offers. Huntsman does not make job offers until after a candidate has submitted a job application and has participated in a face-to-face interview. Please be advised that emails from Huntsman always end in "@huntsman.com" and that any job offer that requires payment or requires you to deposit a check is likely a scam. If you have questions about any open positions at Huntsman, please visit our Careers website at

Commercial Counsel
Job Description:
We are currently looking for a dynamic lawyer to work in our Global Legal Department. This is an individual contributor position, reporting to the Associate General Counsel - Americas. The position is based in our global headquarters in the Woodlands, TX.
This position will manage all aspects of legal support and advice for clients of all divisions of the Company, including the purchase and sale of goods, acquisition and provision of services, and management of outside counsel under engagement in the region. In particular, we are looking for a lawyer with comprehensive operations experience and practice. Experience advising clients on major capital projects and investments a significant plus. The position will involve interactions with all levels of management in the Company and require a thorough understanding of the Company's values, strategy, risk management and commercial philosophies.
What are we looking for in the ideal candidate?
* Be a member of the Texas bar (or of another US jurisdiction) in good standing;
* Have at least 7 years of business / commercial practice experience in a top tier law firm or as in-house counsel in a large law department
* Comprehensive legal experience in general corporate and commercial matters, including experience with UCC-governed contracts
* Experience advising clients on all aspects of major capital projects and investments, including greenfield and brownfield investment opportunities and recurring plant T&I (Turnaround and Inspections) is a plus
* Experience in the manufacturing sector (or chemical industry) is a plus
What will be expected from you?
* Drafting and negotiating contracts involving acquisition of raw materials, services and sale of goods
* Advise clients on a broad range of legal matters, including transactions, regulatory work, claim triage and litigation
* Provide appropriate training on legal topics and processes, and promote training and support on the use of various legal department electronic tools
* Liaise with other shared service functions including Procurement, Tax, Treasury, Credit EHS, and HR to ensure alignment with all relevant stakeholders in business transactions
* Monitor and advise clients on current and new legislation affecting business operations
* Conduct all other legal work assigned from time to time
* Must be willing and able to travel up to 20% of the time
Skills and Specifications:
* Must have strong influencing capability, be proactive and develop strong relationships with internal clients
* Must be able to work independently with little or no supervision
What can we offer you?
Huntsman offers unsurpassed opportunities to build a successful future. We are a global specialty chemical company with locations in 30 countries around the world, employing over 10,000 associates. Our diverse portfolio creates a range of career fields including manufacturing, research and development, technical services, sales and marketing, customer service - and the list goes on. The successful candidate will receive a competitive compensation and will be eligible to participate in a comprehensive benefits package which includes: medical, vision and dental, basic life insurance, AD&D insurance, and 401k. Here, you can make an impact and make a difference. Come join us!
Huntsman is aware of a scam involving fraudulent job offers. Huntsman does not make job offers until after a candidate has submitted a job application and has participated in a face-to-face interview. Please be advised that emails from Huntsman always end in "@huntsman.com" and that any job offer that requires payment or requires you to deposit a check is likely a scam. If you have questions about any open positions at Huntsman, please visit our Careers website at
Additional Locations:
USA - Texas - Houston - The Woodlands - Corporate Office

This position will manage all aspects of legal support and advice for clients of all divisions of the Company, including the purchase and sale of goods, acquisition and provision of services, and management of outside counsel under engagement in the region. In particular, we are looking for a lawyer with comprehensive operations experience and practice. Experience advising clients on major capital projects and investments a significant plus. The position will involve interactions with all levels of management in the Company and require a thorough understanding of the Company's values, strategy, risk management and commercial philosophies., * Be a member of the Texas bar (or of another US jurisdiction) in good standing; * Have at least 7 years of business / commercial practice experience in a top tier law firm or as in-house counsel in a large law department * Comprehensive legal experience in general corporate and commercial matters, including experience with UCC-governed contracts * Experience advising clients on all aspects of major capital projects and investments, including greenfield and brownfield investment opportunities and recurring plant T&I (Turnaround and Inspections) is a plus * Experience in the manufacturing sector (or chemical industry) is a plus, * Must have strong influencing capability, be proactive and develop strong relationships with internal clients * Must be able to work independently with little or no supervision


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