What you’ll be doing...

As our trade specialist you will leverage your trade compliance experience and apply a transformational approach to international logistics focusing on streamlining international logistics processes and improving lead times for our international customers.

  • Coordinating transportation of goods to our customers at international destinations in EMEA, APAC, LATAM and for US imports.
  • Coordinating import and export compliance and logistics related to dual-use and encryption globally,focusing on US Imports and Canada imports and exports.
  • Reviewing and applying international shipping contract language, transportation parties’ roles, title transfer and passing of risk. Providing guidance to contract stakeholders, especially Marketing, Sourcing, Legal and Account management.
  • Coordinating the end to end transportation processes, including these elements:
    • Interpreting and implementing the import and export licenses requirements for any country where Verizon is shipping internationally.
    • Understanding and applying all logistics processes the US re-export laws under ITAR, EAR, OFAC, Wassenaar Agreement and Anti-boycott Rules.
    • Liaising with government agencies, customs brokers, supporting governments export compliance audits and supporting implementation of remedial actions.
    • Coordinating the screening of cross-border transactions against ECCN, HTS, RPL, DPL.
    • Understanding of regulatory requirements for record keeping of AWB, POD, SAD/EXA, AWB, EOR1, T1, ATA, DCS.
  • Project Managing small/medium size projects with the aim to achieve the overall ILS P&L objectives, cutting costs, introduce efficiencies.
  • Identifying opportunities for efficiency gains within the region to improve logistics and compliance processes. Presenting recommendations to Management. Proactively developing and initiating solutions and approaches to drive best in class logistics performance.

What we’re looking for...

You will need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Knowledge of international Logistics processes, policies, and procedures.

Even better if you have:

  • A Bachelor's degree in Business Administration/Management, Supply Chain, Engineering, or equivalent experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Six or more years of demonstrated academic and/or professional experience in the following:
    • International shipping.
    • Export compliance.
    • Project Management in complex multi-project and multi-geography environment.
    • Contract negotiations to include business, price and technical terms.
  • Experience in data analysis and supplier management analytics.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Suite applications (including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio and Project).
  • Proficiency in ERP systems, SAP and Trade Automation.
  • Multilingual skills.
  • Experience developing resolutions to complex problems that require the frequent use of creativity.
  • Strong interpersonal and goal/service, leadership and analytical skills.
  • Self-motivation /self-starter with ability to work independently.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills with experience in influencing others.
  • Strong issue resolution, negotiation, and project management skills.

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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