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Trade Compliance Manager-Hybrid

Requisition ID:  100872
Business Unit:  Airframe Systems Akron Group (3005)
Location: 

Akron, OH, United States, 44306

Innovation is at the heart of everything we do at Meggitt, a worldwide leader in aerospace, defence and selected energy markets. We believe in our vision of ‘Enabling the Extraordinary: To Fly, To Power, To Live”. These core values – teamwork, integrity and excellence – are what have allowed us to become the company we are today. With facilities and over 10,000 employees worldwide, Meggitt draws on over 160 years of expertise to enhance the lives of people across the globe.

Our Corporate Functions keep our business competitive by providing first-class support from Quality through to Finance and HR.

Headquartered in the UK, Meggitt PLC is a global engineering group specialising in extreme environment components and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defence and energy markets. Some 10,000 people are employed across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe and North America and regional bases in Brazil, India and the Middle East.

Job Designation

The Trade Compliance Manager leads the Trade Compliance team and oversees the daily export and import activities. Responsible for implementation and maintenance of the Trade Compliance program within the Business Unit. Ensures that global trade transactions are undertaken in compliance with import/export laws, regulations and controls administered by the government agency as appropriate to the business location.

Job Core Responsibilities

• Provides advanced expertise for Trade Compliance export and import activities, acting as a lead in the classification of products for export, ensuring compliance with applicable regulations, and releasing export compliance‐related
  holds on shipments after all Trade Compliance requirements are satisfied

• Maintains working knowledge of all applicable export/import regulation, providing updates to management regarding current and pending compliance regulation initiatives and legislation that may affect company business, ensuring
  various registrations with government agencies are kept up to date as required by regulations, assists with Matters Under Review and Voluntary Disclosures as required

• Engagement at all levels across the business in order to educate, facilitate and ensure compliant trade in goods, services and technology.

Job Specifications

Education : Post-Secondary Degree or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectation 
Certifications :
Years Experience :
5-7 years of relevant experience
Skills :

  • This role is Hybrid and you will be required to be onsite 1 day a week.
  • Excellent understanding of trade compliance, such as the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), Export Administration Regulations (EAR), Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), and US Customs and Border Protection Regulations
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Complex solving‐problem skills, analyzing possible solutions with technical expertise, judgment, and precedents
  • Ability to direct resolution of highly complex or unusual business problems while applying advanced analytical thought and judgment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Well‐organized, detail‐oriented, and ability to multi‐task
  • Strong prioritization skills
  • Strong computer skills, including proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook, web browsers, and database management tools

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at 1-855-474-7665 or HRISon@meggitt.com.

If this position is located in the United States, this job will require use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). As such, all applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee

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