Teacher Retirement System of Texas

The Teacher Retirement System of Texas is responsible for investing funds under its stewardship and for delivering benefits to members as authorized by the Texas Legislature. TRS is a defined benefit plan, with retirement benefits determined by a pre-established formula. The trust fund is sustained principally by three sources -- contributions by members during their working careers, contributions by the state and investment revenues.

TRS was founded over 80 years ago. With assets at $154 billion, the Trust is the largest public retirement system in Texas in both membership and assets. It is the sixth largest public pension plan in the U.S. and is among the 20th largest in the world. The agency serves more than 1.6 million people. Over 1 million are public and higher education members and over 400,000 are retirement recipients and beneficiaries.

$15,000 - $25,300 monthly
Teacher Retirement System of Texas Austin, TX, USA
Jun 26, 2020
Full time
Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) is currently seeking a highly motivated, intellectually curious, and recognized legal authority to serve as our General Counsel. The ideal candidate will have deep functional expertise, exceptional advisory skills, actively partner with senior management, and lead our talented and seasoned team of Legal & Compliance professionals. TRS is looking towards the future and seeks to attract and retain top talent. We are a mission focused organization, with strong leadership, a culture of member service, and proven success.   Who We Are:   Teachers play a huge role in people’s lives. Lady Bird Johnson believed, “Children are likely to live up to what you believe of them.” Beyond instruction, educators and school district employees offer consistency and support in an increasingly uncertain world often in ways they never expected they would. Working for TRS offers you the opportunity to work for one of the...