Corporate Governance Associate

Devon Energy Corporation Oklahoma City , OK 73113

Posted 2 months ago

Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law.

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BASIC ACCOUNTABILITY

The Corporate Governance Associate, under general supervision, is responsible for performing administrative duties in support of the Corporate Affairs and Governance Group, which is part of Devon's Legal Department. The position serves a central role in administering the compliance programs of Devon Energy Corporation ("Devon") and its subsidiaries and undertakes moderately complex general governance duties. The position also provides back-up support for specified governance areas, including Board and Board Committee meetings, maintenance of corporate records, and compliance filings.

EDUCATION

High School diploma or equivalent; Associates degree or Bachelors degree in applicable field is preferred

EXPERIENCE

Requires a minimum of 5 years of related Administrative experience

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Facilitate outreach to employees in connection with Devon's compliance programs associated with Devon's Code of Business Conduct and Ethics ("Code") and related policies

  • Maintain, with input from Legal Department personnel, Devon's Code and related policies

  • Communicate with Devon's auditor concerning employee participation in compliance programs

  • Assist with compliance programs for Devon's Code and related policies, as well as processes related to distinct areas of law

  • Respond to employee queries concerning policies and compliance programs and coordinate appropriate response

  • Assist with preparation of Board of Directors and Committee meeting materials and coordination of Board of Directors meetings and Annual Meeting of Stockholders

  • Assist with the establishment and maintenance of legal processes

  • Support and assist with Corporate governance review and administration

  • Conduct research and prepare correspondence

  • Undertake directed statutory and regulatory research to assist in legal review and analysis

  • Provide back-up support for maintenance of compliance with appropriate jurisdictions

  • Provide back-up support for other responsibilities of the Corporate Affairs and Governance Group

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

  • Oil and Gas Industry Experience Preferred

  • Practice safe work habits at all times

  • Demonstrate commitment to Devon Attributes

  • Intermediate Level computer skills (Microsoft Word)

  • Microsoft Excel, Equity Edge, Visio, CorpCharts and Secretariat software experience a plus

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Flexible and able to balance priorities

  • Able to work with sensitive information and maintain confidentiality

  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills

Devon Energy is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunity, including providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with a disability. Applicants with a physical or mental disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may contact the Devon Talent Acquisition Team at Diversity@dvn.com.


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