£40000 - £45000 per annum
about 2 years ago
A great new opportunity for a Logistics professional to join a leading organisation to be responsible for International Trade Compliance across the business.
Key Responsibilities of the International Import / Export Specialist;
Carry out export license accounting ensuring compliance under the Department of International Trade remit for record keeping when using export licenses for controlled goods.
Maintain suitable procedures and records to demonstrate control of exports to meet compliance audits.
Support the Business Development and Technical departments with export licencing for all demonstrations, exhibitions and trade shows.
Manage imports for the business by implementing the correct clearance instruction.
Carry out post auditing checking of all exports & imports made on behalf of the business on a monthly basis.
Provide control and accounting of US licensing and Agreements and to provide export advice on US retransfers and US licensing requirements in new business ventures.
Perform record checking of US licence and agreements and identify records of exports made in this arena of compliance.
Liaise with other business functions to ensure compliance with and an understanding of US ITAR, EAR and End Use requirements and other US requirements.
Maintenance and coordination of US Authorisations including Technical Assistance Agreements, Manufacturing Licence Agreements, US Licences and exemptions.
Classifications for Export / Import activities including the flow of traffic to/from foreign destinations, brokerage and customs transactions.
Personal Specification of the International Import / Export Specialist;
Degree qualified or equivalent.
Professional qualifications would be an advantage.
Experience within a manufacturing / engineering environment.
Knowledge of Import / Export Policies & Procedures and Customs Documentation.
Experience of International Trade Compliance.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Excellent problem solving skills.
Self-motivated and able to work effectively on own initiative.
Flexibility to travel on a regular basis.
This position would suit a candidate with experience within any of the following roles; International Trade Specialist, Trade Compliance Officer, Import Controller, Export Controller, Logistics Coordinator, ITAR specialist.