Trade Compliance Analyst (BBBH69449) Hedwig Village, Texas

Salary: USD60000 - USD65000 per year

We are working with a client (an oil and gas solutions provider) in West Houston (77043) that is seeking a Trade Compliance Specialist to join their team for a 6-month contract (to possible hire). Hours are Monday through Friday 8am to 5pm, pay is $60k to $65k annually.

Major Responsibilities:
• Develop and maintain Trade Compliance process and procedures
• Liaise between regulatory bodies, trade partners, and relevant internal stakeholders, providing best-in-class customs information and advisory services
• Conduct Broker compliance audits
• Conduct periodic regulatory, financial, and operations compliance reviews
• Classify, update and maintain HTS classification data base
• Ensure the proper HTS classification, ADD/CVD, valuation, marking, and country of origin of imported merchandise and the proper use of duty preference programs
• Maintain records in accordance with US Customs regulations
• Maintain tariff classification database for all imported products
• Act as a resource for researching, providing guidance, and responding to Customs compliance inquiries from various internal stakeholders
• Research and respond to inquiries received from US Customs (for example, CV/AD inquiries)
• Manage the daily relationship with customs brokers and carriers to resolve problems at all points in transit.
• Develop and analyze data and key metrics for inbound shipments and Customs compliance
• Facilitate and conduct trade compliance presentations/trainings for global sales and service operation groups
• Audit, code and report third party logistics, import and detention/per diem invoices

• Ability to review and interpret U.S. Government import and export regulations, corporate policies and procedures to ensure global compliance.
• Remain current on all relevant global customs regulations to identify risk and/or opportunity
• Perform research on products using Internet tools, technical drawings, white papers and technical specification documents
• Strong analytical skills
• Strong customer service skills, internal and external
• Excellent Communication skills required, written and verbal
• Bachelor’s degree preferred with a concentration in business, trade compliance or logistics or related field
• 5 + years of related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience
• Negotiation experience
• Duty Drawback Experience, preferred

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