Corporate, Energy, General Commercial/Contracts Law
ArcLight Capital Partners, LLC (“ArcLight”) has engaged Major Lindsey & Africa to conduct an exclusive search for a General Counsel for Gulf Oil, LP (“Gulf” or “Company”) to be located in Wellesley Hills, Massachusetts. ArcLight and Gulf are equal opportunity employers. Interested candidates, please respond to the recruiter who contacted you about this position or email Dick Gordon and Amy Katz at GulfGC@mlaglobal.com. Do not contact ArcLight or Gulf directly; all resumes sent to ArcLight or Gulf will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Overview: Gulf seeks a hands on, experienced General Counsel who, as an integral member of the leadership team, will act as the senior legal advisor for the Company. S/He will have responsibility for the management and oversight of all legal issues and the provision of legal services, counsel and advice to all members of senior management of the organization in their various roles.
Company: Headquartered in Wellesley Hills, MA, Gulf is one of the largest refined products terminal networks in the Northeastern U.S. with an iconic, nationally recognized brand. Gulf distributes quality motor fuels, both gasoline and diesel, to over 1800 branded outlets as well as to 800 private label retail outlets operated by major chain retailers. The Company also supplies heating oil, lubricants, and is a major provider of bio-fuels.
Experience: The successful candidate will have a minimum of 10 years of experience as a practicing corporate attorney, with top-tier law school and law firm experience. The ideal candidate will have broad experience with respect to corporate and commercial matters and specific experience in the energy sector. In-house experience (particularly as a general counsel) is strongly preferred, but not required. Experience managing litigation and regulatory matters is also preferred.
Compensation: A highly competitive compensation package, including base salary, bonus, and long-term incentive.
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