Counsel / Sr. Counsel, Compliance

LyondellBasell Industries   •  

Houston, TX

Industry: Chemicals


8 - 10 years

Posted 271 days ago

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The Senior Compliance Counsel will be responsible for providing advice and counsel to LyondellBasell and its subsidiaries on primarily anti-trust matters as well as anti-corruption and other traditional compliance issues. This position will be also responsible for implementing, monitoring and continuously improving the company's global compliance programs. The Senior Compliance Counsel accomplishes these responsibilities though personal efforts, the management and coordination of staff, and selective use of outside counsel. This position reports to the Chief Compliance Officer, and has both U.S. and international responsibilities.


Key Responsibilities:

• Demonstrate high standards of professional and business ethics

• Recognize potential conflicts of interest and other issues implicating ethics and compliance

• Provide advice and counsel regarding issues implicating ethics and compliance

• Participate in development and management of matter-specific and annual budgets

• Lead and oversee internal investigations

• Lead in-person training sessions

• Manage all staff reporting to the position so as to effectively recruit, train, evaluate and motivate, delegate and monitor their activities

• Perform all activities in a safe manner and ensure the safe work practices of those supervised


Competency Requirements:

• Juris Doctor degree

• Advanced problem solving skills

• Advanced project management skills

• Minimum of 7years experience is required, 10+ years preferred

• Advanced knowledge of anti-trust mattes as well as anti-corruption and other traditional compliance issues in the U.S. and elsewhere

• Experience leading and overseeing internal investigations

• Experience leading in-person training sessions

• Ability to manage conflict and find practical solutions without compromising values

• Excellent oral, written and presentation skills


Additional Information:

• Significant travel will be required. (15-25%)

• Multi-lingual skills preferred

• High proficiency in Microsoft Office and electronic data management systems