175369 - Sr Trade Compliance Specialist - CA
CA-S.Cali-Los Angeles/Orange Counties
$38.46 to $48.08 DOE
2-3 months
Chipton Ross is seeking a Sr. Trade Compliance Specialist for an opening in Torrance/Hawthorne, CA

The Senior Trade Compliance Specialist is responsible for supporting the import and export compliance program at two facilities, Hawthorne and Torrance, California. This is a shared position and the individual will be working out of both locations.

The position will support and contribute to the strategic development and maintenance of the international trade compliance program in accordance with corporate policies and procedures.

" Execute Relays' import/export operational processes and procedures
" Work with internal and external customers/vendors and customs brokers/freight forwarders to ensure import/export compliance
" Research and supply customs brokers with additional product information including classification, value and other information necessary to complete Customs clearance;
" Determine trade data such as: HTS, ECCN, customs value, country of origin, trade preference program/free trade agreement qualification, product codes, import/export documentation requirements
" Review customs entries and maintain customs broker metrics to measure clearance performance, and implement corrective measures
" Oversee order documentation and troubleshoot customs and shipping issues
" Determine export classification and licensing requirements
" Implement and maintain Teledyne Corporate import and export policies
" Perform denied party screening
" Handle documentation related to visitors and employee foreign travel
" Maintain a customs assists log and other shipment-related logs as may be required
" Track RMAs and file EEIs
" Assist with development, implementation and maintenance of import and export compliance policies, procedures, and work instructions
" Conduct periodic audits and self-audits and implement corrective actions, as required
" Assist the Teledyne Corporate Legal Department with investigations of any incidents of purported non-compliance with laws and regulations
" As an integral member of Trade Compliance team, perform other duties on a collateral basis, as assigned by the Director of International Trade Compliance, which may include other client BUs.

" A Bachelor's degree is required;
" A customs broker's license or a degree in international trade-related field is preferred;
" Minimum 4 years' experience in import and/or export compliance capacity for a U.S. company, preferably in the area of commercial and defense aerospace;
" Freight forwarding background a plus;
" Working knowledge of U.S. Customs and export regulations and ability to apply technical knowledge of regulations to business transactions;
" Must be highly organized, and willing to accept ownership of projects;
" Responsive to deadlines;
" Consistent in producing quality work;
" Experience coordinating with other departments relating to import and export shipments;
" Works well in a fast-paced environment with minimal day-to-day supervision

Work Schedule
1st Shift, 5/40 schedule

Rochelle Anderson at randerson@chiptonross.com
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x280 or (800) 927-9318 x280

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.