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SEC Attorney in Memphis, TN at American Home Shield

Date Posted: 9/2/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Are you a talented attorney with extensive experience in SEC regulations? Do you enjoy advising senior leaders and partnering closely with them to support key business objectives? Would you like to be an integral part of an exciting one-billion-dollar start-up? If this sounds like you, we’d love to speak to you about our current SEC Attorney opportunity.





The Opportunity

In this role you will serve as a legal authority on SEC, NYSE, treasury, corporate finance and governance matters. Additionally, you will provide legal counsel on a broad range of commercial and strategic transactions.


Here are a few additional details about what the role entails:

  • You will be accountable for SEC reporting and compliance efforts, including responsibility for 10-Ks, 10-Qs, 8-Ks, proxy statements, Section 16 filings, etc.
  • Provide advice and counsel to ensure compliance with SEC regulations, SOX compliance, and stock exchange requirements.
  • You assist with Board and Board Committee matters, including preparation of Board materials.
  • You advise management regarding ways to avoid or mitigate potential claims against the organization and assert claims by the organization.
  • Provides support regarding contract interpretation and guidance, including those related to disputes.
  • As needed, you will manage outside counsel and provide guidance to such counsel related to the company’s strategies, policies and objectives.
  • You will keep the organization abreast of significant decisions and legislative and regulatory developments that may affect its operations.




Desired Experience and Skills

  • You have a JD with excellent academic credentials and are licensed to practice Law in the state of Tennessee
  • Substantial prior litigation experience (10+ years) with a well-established law firm or corporate legal department
  • You are able to easily build rapport and gain the confidence and respect of peers and senior leaders
  • You are known for building high-performing teams and developing talent
  • Excellent oral/written communication skills and attention to detail

Why Choose Us?

In addition to a highly competitive compensation (base and bonus) and benefits package, we believe the following aspects of our organization set us apart and make us a very exciting career destination:

  • A Solid Foundation: Join an industry leader with a terrific track record of delivering value for customers and shareholders, and in creating exciting opportunity for employees.
  • Wired for Impact: Connect with a team of smart, friendly colleagues who are making an impact every single day by providing extraordinary service to our valued customers.
  • Room to Grow: Build upon your success with an organization that recognizes performance and potential and offers many opportunities for professional growth and development.
  • Building for the Future: Unite with a newly independent organization that is innovating and investing for an even brighter future.




More About Us

American Home Shield is preparing to become an independent, publicly traded company following being a highly successful division of ServiceMaster. We decided to call our new company Frontdoor as the front door is where we open ourselves up to the world every day. It's where our company meets homeowners face-to-face to help them deal with the hassles of owning a home. At Frontdoor we are working to remove friction from the experience of owning and caring for a home. We respond to over four million service requests annually (or one every eight seconds), but our aspiration is to do much more.



Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

We are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class.



The Fine Print

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of the work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position.

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