Senior M&A Counsel

Huntsman - Houston, TX (30+ days ago)3.9

Full-time

We are currently looking for a dynamic individual as Senior Corporate and M&A Counsel for our Legal organization at our corporate headquarters located in The Woodlands, Texas.

The Mergers & Acquisitions Counsel is responsible for managing and executing the Company’s diverse transactional docket, including acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, investments, material licenses and mergers, working with the Company’s Director, Global Corporate Law and M&A and its General Counsel, and the Corporate Development Department.

What will be expected from you?

In addition to project management, the M&A Counsel will be responsible for:

counseling and advising on all aspects of transactions;
conducting due diligence;
identifying business and legal risks/issues and proposing practical solutions;
negotiating, drafting and reviewing transaction documents;
coordinating legal and functional experts in due diligence and negotiation efforts;
managing outside counsel; and
interacting with local and national cross-functional and corporate development teams
What are we looking for in the ideal candidate?

JD degree with excellent academic credentials
Licensed to practice and in good standing with an applicable state bar
Six to ten years of meaningful transactional experience, including significant M&A work, at a top tier law firm with a national practice - please include a deal sheet with your cv/resume
Some in-house transactional experience at a multi-national company a plus
Working knowledge of M&A market trends
Experience as a principal on transactions
Experience writing diligence memorandums, creating deal summaries and explaining complex transactional issues and terms in plain English
Demonstrated project management skills
Demonstrated ability to handle a fast paced, demanding work environment

Personal Attributes:
Must be highly ethical, able to maintain confidentiality, and handle highly sensitive information
Must be willing and able to travel globally
Must have outstanding written and verbal communication skills in addition to interpersonal skills
Must demonstrate judgment, tact, diplomacy and cooperation when dealing with people at all levels, internal and external of the business
Must be practical, proactive, business-savvy and results-oriented
Demonstrated ability to collaborate across functional groups and develop mutually collaborative relationships
Demonstrated ability to influence individuals outside direct reporting relationships (both up and down in the organization)
Demonstrated ability to work with a culturally diverse group of individuals who sit in multiple locations
Must have a high level of proficiency with Microsoft Office programs: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
**Please include a deal sheet with your resume**

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 11,000 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!

~LI

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