What you’ll be doing...

As a Classification Specialist, you will be responsible to manage the global product master data and the ECCN/HTS classifications behind those items. You will manage a daily help desk and review the classification of parts as they flow into the trade system from the ERP so the subsequent transactions pass without delays.

  • Working closely with third party suppliers to collect the classifications on parts they produce as well as self-classify parts that Verizon produces.
  • Using the US Government tools such as the US Commerce Control List and CROSS you will ensure the classifications provided are correct.
  • Working closely with Logistics to release holds on shipments encountered in the delivery process on a transaction and escalate to management/legal when necessary.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree or four years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Knowledge of EAR as well as export compliance best practices.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor's degree.
  • Excellent organization and project management skills.
  • Good communication skills (both written and verbal).
  • Strong computer skills, proficient in Microsoft Office/Excel software.
  • Understanding of the concept of restricted party screening, embargoed nations, and rules surrounding license determinations based upon the country, end use, and classifications.
  • Knowledge of SAP and Amber Road Trade Automation.
  • Capability to effective work across cultures, countries, and all grade levels, from shipping personnel to executive management.
  • Excellent analytical skills with high attention to detail.
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule.
  • Certified in Export Classification – Knows how to self-classify encryption products.
  • Experience in using the US Government Trade Tools and Tables: EAR, US Commodity Control List to determine the ECCN on parts, ACE, CROSS, SNAP, Schedule B.
  • Ability to work independently and manage numerous projects simultaneously to deadlines and know when to spot risk and escalate to legal.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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