• *Global Channel Compliance (Anti-Corruption) & Contracting Counsel - Delaware

    Job Locations US-DE-Wilmington
    Posted Date 1 month ago(6/6/2018 12:48 PM)
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  • Overview

    Solenis is a leading global manufacturer of specialty chemicals for the pulp, paper, oil and gas, chemical processing, mining, biorefining, power, and municipal markets. The company’s product portfolio includes a broad array of process, functional and water treatment chemistries as well as state-of-the-art monitoring and control systems. These technologies are used by customers to improve operational efficiencies, enhance product quality, protect plant assets, and minimize environmental impact. Headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, the company operates 30 manufacturing facilities strategically located around the globe and employs a team of 3,500 professionals in 118 countries across five continents. For additional information about Solenis, please visit|Twitter | LinkedIn.


    Solenis is staffed with great minds and powered by ingenuity. When you join the Solenis team, you become part of a global community of 3,500 experts who work together to provide advanced process and water treatment solutions. Our team members take pride in their ability to think dynamically and help solve our customers’ unique challenges. If you’re interested in becoming a part of our elite team, please explore our current career opportunities.


    Solenis seeks an experienced attorney to serve as Global Channel Compliance & Contracting Counsel, with a strong anti-corruption/anti-bribery compliance (“Compliance”) and commercial contracting background to be the global legal point-person responsible for the strategic and tactical delivery of Compliance and contracting services to Solenis channel management, business and functional teams. The successful candidate must have hands-on experience (i) developing, advising on and managing global Compliance and screening policies and processes for indirect (e.g., distributors and agents) commercial channels, (ii) drafting, negotiating, revising and terminating complex commercial contracts (including, but not limited to, sales, distribution, agency, bid, procurement and consulting contracts) and (iii) providing and implementing strategic commercial and Compliance legal advice to clients domestically and internationally.


    Key Responsibilities:

    • Provide strategic legal and risk management counsel to global and regional business and functional clients, and the Office of the General Counsel, on Compliance requirements including the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and other anti-bribery and corruption (“AB&C”) laws; provide contracting support and counsel to global and regional business and functional clients for complex commercial agreements
    • Manage Compliance manual, policies and procedures; and monitor external developments in relation to new legislation and enforcement
    • Provide Compliance training to key stakeholders (e.g., content development and delivery)
    • Facilitate settlement of pre-suit AB&C regulatory enforcement and litigation claims
    • Support Legal Department special projects


    • Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited university; attorney in good standing
    • 5 or more years of law firm and/or in-house practice providing counsel to global businesses
    • Deep knowledge of AB&C laws, and expertise in advising on Compliance legal matters for a global company
    • Previous AB&C-related government experience, a requirment 
    • Experience providing counsel in Asia, Latin America and other emerging geographies, a plus 
    • Adept at multi-tasking; embraces a fast-paced and dynamic work culture
    • Demonstrated competitive tenacity
    • Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to work collaboratively and influence action across businesses, functions and geographies
    • Highly-developed critical thinking, analytical and problem-solving skills
    • Excellent business acumen
    • Strong leadership presence and demonstrated leadership skills
    • Excellent judgment and decision-making skills
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • Willingness to travel domestically and internationally, as needed

    At Solenis, we understand that our greatest asset is our people. That is why we offer competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits and numerous opportunities for professional growth and development. So, if you are interested in working for a world-class company and enjoy solving complex challenges, whether in the lab or the field, consider joining our team.


    Solenis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including Minorities / Women/ Veterans / Disabled.  
    Solenis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


    Should you require assistance in applying to this opportunity, please reach out to Solenis Talent Acquisition at 1-888-756-2701. #LI-DS1


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