Renewable Energy Group, Inc. (REG) is looking for a Corporate Counsel to join our team that is leading the way in a thriving industry in Ames, Iowa.
REG is the largest producer of advanced biofuels in North America and a developer of renewable chemicals, and is expanding globally into the European and other markets. REG utilizes a worldwide production, distribution and logistics system as part of an integrated value chain model to focus on converting natural fats, oils and greases into advanced biofuels and converting diverse feedstocks into renewable chemicals.
You will have the opportunity to make a real impact with a growing team that contributes to REG in the following areas:
Manage a wide variety of general corporate matters, contract review, negotiation, government filings, employment law matters, and litigation
Report and communicate on legal, government and regulatory matters
Apply legal knowledge to areas of concern and utilize formal problem solving techniques to develop and implement solutions
Willing to provide continuing education and mentoring for a hardworking, enthusiastic individual.
Do not miss this opportunity to take the next step in your career with a company that has the necessary global resources and opportunities to succeed.
We look forward to hearing from you soon. Please apply here.
Education Required: Law degree with strong academic credentials. Membership in the Iowa bar is preferable.
Experience Required: Minimum two to five years legal experience in a general corporate or related practice, preferably with strong background in contracts, complex transactions, and some experience with compliance, dispute resolution, employment law, real estate, and construction. Related fuel, agriculture, biosciences or chemical industry experience a plus. Experience at top-tier law firm and/or as company in house counsel is preferred.
Skills Required: Strong legal analysis, synthesis and communication skills required. Decision-making, oral and written communication, organizational, analytical, and leadership skills are required with superior attention to detail. Project management, formal problem solving required.
About Renewable Energy Group
Renewable Energy Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: REGI) is a leading provider of cleaner, lower carbon intensity products and services. We are an international producer of biomass-based diesel, a developer of renewable chemicals and North America’s largest producer of advanced biofuel. REG utilizes an integrated procurement, distribution, and logistics network to convert natural fats, oils, greases and sugars into lower carbon intensity products. With 14 active biorefineries, a feedstock processing facility, research and development capabilities and a diverse and growing intellectual property portfolio, REG is committed to being a long-term leader in bio-based fuel and chemicals.
For more than a decade, REG has been a reliable supplier of advanced biofuels which meet or exceed ASTM quality specifications. REG sells REG-9000 biomass-based diesel to distributors so consumers can have cleaner-burning fuels that help diversify the energy complex and increase energy security.