Delek US Holdings, Inc. (“Delek” or “Company”) has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa (“MLA”) on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Counsel/Senior Counsel - Commercial to be located in its Brentwood, TN office. Delek is an equal opportunity employer. Interested potential candidates should submit an updated resume to DelekSeniorCounsel@mlaglobal.com. Please do not contact Delek directly; all resumes sent to Delek will be forwarded to MLA.
Overview: Delek US is looking for an experienced Counsel/Senior Counsel to join their legal team. This position will report to the Vice President of Corporate Development.
Company: Founded in 2001, Delek US Holdings is a refining and marketing company with a market capitalization of $4.17 billion based on a June 27th, 2018, stock closing price of $49.59/share. The company owns and operates four standard inland U.S. oil refineries and two biodiesel facilities. It also owns crude oil gathering and transportation pipelines, storage tanks and terminals, and it leases convenience stores. In June 2017, the company announced a strategic acquisition of Alon USA, which solidified the company’s position as a Permian-focused company with refining, logistics, retail and marketing operations and became The combined company is now one of the largest buyers of Permian sourced crude among the independent refiners and benefits from newly-created opportunities to benefit from economies of scale in both refining and logistics.
Experience: The successful candidate will have at least 5+ years’ legal experience obtained in a similar role within an energy company. This Counsel/Senior Counsel role will provide primary legal support for crude dedication and acreage agreements, and business development activities in this division. The Counsel/Senior Counsel will have the following responsibilities; developing, reviewing and negotiating commercial agreements (including but not limited to acreage dedications, crude oil purchase agreements, and transportation agreements), managing pipeline rights-of-way, lease and other land acquisition matters, assisting with the purchase and/or sale of assets to and from third parties and affiliates, and internal investigations of claims or other incidents.
Compensation: Competitive and commensurate with experience.
Location: Brentwood, TN (Nashville area).
Relocation Benefits: Yes.
Internal Number: 2223967
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