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General Counsel & Chief Administrative Officer

Posted On: March 23, 2022

enCore Energy Corp. is looking to fill the need for a General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer. enCore is one of the most diversified U.S. domestic uranium developers that is focused on becoming a leading in-situ recovery uranium producer. The enCore team is led by industry experts with extensive knowledge and experience in all aspects of ISR uranium operations and the nuclear fuel cycle. enCore’s initial opportunities are created from enCore’s licensed and past-producing South Texas-located Rosita and Kingsville Dome ISR production facilities, under development, and multiple satellite projects in South Texas plus the changing global uranium supply/demand outlook and opportunities for industry consolidation. The advanced staged Dewey Burdock project in South Dakota and the Gas Hills project in Wyoming add to the large uranium resource endowments in New Mexico creating an outstanding asset base for long term growth and development opportunities.

General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer

The General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer (GC/CAO) is a key member of enCore Energy Corp.’s (enCore) Executive Team and reports to the CEO. The GC/CAO oversees key legal, administrative, and outside communications functions for the company, and the position also plays a key role in organizational decision-making.

  • Provide counsel for long-term and complex sales, supply and services contracts to a highly transactional organization.
  • Act as general counsel for the enCore Board of Directors, the Executive Chairman, and the various Committees of the Board.
  • Provide efficient delivery of legal counsel, advice and guidance responsive and supportive of enCore’s business objectives and operations.
  • Ensure legal compliance for government contracting, support M&A activity, support corporate governance and ensure that the business maintains high standards of ethical conduct and regulatory compliance.
  • Oversee and coordinate with outside counsel to support company activities.
  • Prepare public company reporting in Canadian and U.S. public markets.
  • Oversee corporate outside communications including investor relations to assure regulatory compliance, in coordination with the Executive Chairman and CEO.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned by management.

What you will need

  • Juris Doctorate degree required, and the applicant must also be actively admitted to practice law in at least one state where enCore does business.
  • Fluent capability of the English language in writing and speaking. Skills in Spanish would be helpful.
  • Minimum 10 years of legal experience required. Preferably minimum 5 year corporate or similar “in-house” experience.
  • Contract and Land management experience.
  • Experience with mergers and acquisitions is preferred.
  • Compliance, audit and/or regulatory experience, preferably in public companies in Canada and the United States.
  • Hands-on; self-starter; team-player.
  • Strong problem-solving skills, ability to identify, evaluate (risk/reward balance) and resolve legal issues within the context of the business strategy and objectives.
  • Demonstrated experience in improving internal processes to improve outcomes
  • Proven success at developing and implementing strategic decisions
  • A strong track record in creating optimal organizational structures that leverage employees and contractors as appropriate
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • The ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent written and oral presentation skills

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