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SCI Shared Resources, LLC M & A and Privacy Attorney in Houston, Texas

Our associates celebrate lives. We celebrate our associates.

Consider the possibilities of joining a Great Place to Work!

YOUR ROLE:

To help guide millions in their emotional, financial and logistical end-of-life journeys and influence the future of the funeral business by altering the face of an industry and bringing a new kind of customer experience to people in need.

OUR TEAM:

We are comprised of highly diverse individuals who share many common values. We are smart, interesting, compassionate and hardworking people who believe in service excellence and enduring relationships with our customers and with each other.

JOB SUMMARY

Provides legal advice and support to management on mergers and acquisitions, privacy compliance, and contract drafting for a publicly traded company founded in 1962.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provides legal advice and support to management on a wide variety of legal matters to include:

  • Privacy Compliance - Operationalize privacy law requirements by creating measurable tools, procedures, and processes for our internal teams to follow in order to implement compliance.

  • Privacy Contracts – Negotiate and draft and supervise outside counsel in the negotiation and drafting of agreements that govern the management of sensitive and protected data.

  • Mergers and Acquisitions – Negotiate and draft purchase and sale agreements and engage in related diligence and regulatory approvals

MINIMUM Requirements

Education

  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) and strong academic background

Certification/License

  • Texas State Bar licensure or ability to reciprocate to Texas

Experience

  • Privacy compliance and contract drafting experience preferred

  • M&A experience preferred

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Excellent communication, writing, and problem-solving skills

  • Practical, risk based, real time decision making skills

  • Dedicated, driven, confident, and self-motivated

  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively with various internal business entities, executive teams, government and regulatory agencies, and outside counsel

  • Proven negotiation and advocacy skills

  • Organizational skills, time management and project management skills to handle detailed work with multiple concurrent priorities and constituents

  • Detail-oriented, flexible and creative

  • Ability to direct work of paralegal, outside counsel, and administrative support staff with value placed on teamwork

BENEFITS:

  • Health benefits (medical, dental, vision, life)

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan with company match

  • Certified a Great Place To Work® since 2017

  • Career advancement opportunities

It’s the details that make us a great place to work.

We are North America’s largest provider of funeral, cremation and cemetery services. We employ more than 20,000 dedicated individuals who serve families by celebrating lives in a way that reflects their unique details and honors their values, character and traditions. For us, there is no greater responsibility than getting every detail right the first time.

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Postal Code: 77019

Category (Portal Searching): Legal

Job Location: US-TX - Houston

Req ID: Req.103074

Position Type: Full time

Who we are. What we do.

We are a company committed to supporting families at difficult times. Nowhere will you find a group of caregivers and teams more passionate about the work they do or more invested in the well-being of the families they serve.

The Dignity Memorial name is a symbol of trust and a mark of excellence. As the largest provider of funeral, cemetery and cremation services in North America, we're dedicated to celebrating the life and legacy of every loved one with professionalism, compassion and attention to detail that is second to none.

"SCI” refers to Service Corporation International and its affiliates.

Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V

SCI Shared Resources, LLC is committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process.

On request, we will seek to provide appropriate accessibility options to all applicants with disabilities.