Job Number: #2686 Status: Open Location: Dallas
Type: Permanent Position: Attorney Practice Area: Compliance
Contact: Resume Submissions
Description: Chief Compliance Officer (#2686) – We are assisting a privately-held company with its search for an attorney to serve as Chief Compliance Officer. Our client has investments in commercial real estate as well as oil and gas, and is searching for an attorney to handle operational compliance and risk management. The ideal candidate has 10+ years of experience working in-house in a related industry.

Key Responsibilities:
• Design and implement Compliance policies and programs
• Analyze Risk portfolio and adjust Insurance policies to minimize risk
• Monitor governmental laws and regulations affecting business operations
• Advise management on key issues regarding compliance, ethics, and risk
• Conduct internal audits and execute training programs for employees
• Oversee Environmental, Health & Safety programs
• Consult with General Counsel on various issues such as cybersecurity, data privacy, contracts, and licensing

Job Requirements
• J.D. and license to practice law in any U.S. state; Texas preferred
• 10+ years compliance experience
• Oil and gas industry and/or real estate experience required
• Prior experience working with government regulatory agencies
• Demonstrated ability to create and execute compliance and risk function
• Excellent writing and verbal communications skills
• Strong organizational, problem solving and project management skills
• Effective interpersonal skills and diplomacy

If you meet the search qualifications and are interested in the Chief Compliance Officer position, you may confidentially contact:, and refer to job #2686. Please submit resumes in Word format.

Due to the volume of resumes we receive, we may only have a chance to reply to the most qualified candidates. Please know that your inquiry will remain confidential.