This is a great opportunity to join a dynamic and collegial legal team as a Vice President and Assistant General Counsel, whose duties include counseling and providing advice to Human Resources professionals and other members of senior management. This position also includes overseeing outside counsel, managing employment litigation, and coordinating with the in-house legal team to manage all employment-related litigation. This position reports to the General Counsel.
StoneMor is a publicly-owned and traded provider of cemetery and funeral products and services. StoneMor is the second largest owner and operator of cemeteries and funeral homes in the United States, with 316 cemeteries and 94 funeral homes in 27 states and Puerto Rico. The company offers a complete range of deathcare merchandise and services on both a "pre-need" and "at-need" basis. Headquartered in Trevose, PA, the company became public in 2004.
Competitive and commensurate with experience, including a competitive benefits package with Medical, Dental, Discount Vision, 401k, Life Insurance Options, Short/Long-Term Disability, FSA Options, Tuition Reimbursement, Volunteer Program and more.
7 plus years of substantive employment experience with a corporate legal department or law firm. Experience with a broad range of legal practices and managing outside counsel highly preferred.
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