Consultant

Houston, TX 77002

Posted: 01/23/2024 Job Category: Professional Job Number: 179453 Pay Rate: $48.00 - $53.00

Job Description


This Legal Analyst position is based in Houston, TX and is part of the Downstream, Chemicals and Midstream Law Function. The successful candidate will primarily provide commercial, transactional, and corporate governance legal support for Americas Fuels and Lubricants Procurement, Sales and Marketing business units operating in Latin America.

Recruiters@cenergyintl.Com / Toni Watkins / 713-965-6171

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The successful candidate must be able to perform delegated paralegal tasks under the guidance and direction of attorneys, including:
Prepare and negotiate a variety of agreements including, but not limited to the following: Products and Services Agreements, Master Products and Services Agreements, Blending Agreements, Data Subscription Services Agreements, Cloud Agreements, Non-Disclosure Agreements, Contract Amendments, all based on consultation with business partners and review by attorneys.
Engage with and provide recommendations (risk analysis) to business partners, contract administrators and attorneys on counterparty s changes to legal terms in agreements.
Work closely with subject matter experts in tax, finance, intellectual property, information risk management, compliance and insurance to integrate guidance into negotiations and agreements.
Analyze and summarize documents for review by business partners and attorneys.
Perform legal due diligence and legal research.
Work closely with business partners and attorneys to resolve a variety of day-to-day issues and support a broad range of commercial transactions and/or projects.
Recommend, develop and implement process improvements and simplification of tasks.
Communicate clearly, simply and directly.
REQUIRED:
Minimum of five years experience as a paralegal negotiating and drafting commercial agreements

Ability to effectively analyze and communicate legal issues across broad functional and organizational lines (e.G., subject matter experts, business partners, and attorneys).
Ability to maintain high quality performance with varied deadlines and competing priorities in a fast-paced work environment.
Strong organizational, analytical, proofreading, editing, and research skills.
Strong communication skills (both oral and written) and interpersonal skills.
Self-starter who is adept at working in a team environment and partnering with management, business partners, in-house counsel, outside counsel, and staff.
Proficiency in the Microsoft Office suite of tools.

PREFERRED:

Bachelor s degree.
Paralegal certificate from an ABA-approved program or a law degree from an ABA-accredited school.

Bilingual (English and Spanish).



REQUIRED EDUCATION:
HS Diploma/GED with minimum 5 years experience as a Paralegal negotiating and drafting commercial agreements

WORK SCHEDULE:
5/40 (M & F from home; T, W, Th in office)

PAY RANGE:


The starting pay range for this position is $48.00 - $53.00 per hour; however, the pay offered may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. This pay information is being provided pursuant to applicable law and is based in part on market location.

Benefits:

The benefits available with this position include:

  • Ongoing Training (RSO, Systems, Software Programs, OSHA Safety, JJ Keller, etc.)



  • Continuous Employment Development and Learning



  • Ongoing Advocacy, internal assets with HSE, Legal and HR teams and experts to aid in Employee Career Path and Advancement



  • 401K



  • Aetna Group Medical Coverage & Kaiser for California only



  • Dental Insurance Coverage



  • Vision Insurance Coverage



  • Basic Life Insurance & AD&D



  • Long Term Disability



  • Voluntary Short-Term Disability



  • Direct Deposit



  • Health Savings and Flexible Spending Accounts



Cenergy is a dynamic, diverse, woman-owned company that has provided stellar support to our clients globally for over 25 years! We hire extraordinary people, and each of our team members are encouraged to embody our core values to drive innovation and own it with integrity and trust while adding to our positive and forward-thinking atmosphere.


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