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What you’ll be doing...

Verizon seeks a dynamic and experienced trade specialist with international exposure, trade compliance experience and a transformational approach to International Logistics focusing on streamlining intl. logistics processes and improving lead times for our international customers.

  • Coordinate transportation of goods to our customers at international destinations in EMEA, APAC, LATAM and for US imports.
  • Coordinate import and export compliance and logistics related to dual-use and encryption globally, with particular focus on US Imports and Canada imports and exports.
  • Review and apply international shipping contract language, transportation parties’ roles, title transfer and passing of risk.
  • Provide guidance to contract stakeholders, especially Marketing, Sourcing, Legal and Account management.
  • Coordinate the end to end transportation processes.
  • Interpret and implement the import and export licenses requirements for any country where Verizon is shipping internationally.
  • Understand and apply in all logistics processes the US re-export laws under ITAR, EAR, OFAC, Wassenaar Agreement and Anti-boycott Rules.
  • Liaise with government agencies, customs brokers, supporting governments export compliance audits and supporting implementation of remedial actions.
  • Coordinate the screening of cross-border transactions against ECCN, HTS, RPL, and DPL.
  • Understand regulatory requirements for recordkeeping of AWB, POD, SAD/EXA, AWB, EOR1, T1, ATA, DCS.
  • Project Manage small/medium size projects with the aim to achieve the overall ILS P&L objectives, cutting costs, introduce efficiencies.
  • Identify opportunities for efficiency gains within the region to improve logistics and compliance processes.
  • Present recommendations to Management. Proactively develops and initiates solutions and approaches to drive best in class logistics performance.
  • Perform ongoing supplier management to ensure contract terms, conditions and performance.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or relevant work experience.
  • Fluency in English.
  • Experience in International shipping, export compliance and contract negotiations to include business, price and technical terms.

Even better to have:

  • Experience in data analysis and supplier management analytics.
  • Knowledge of international Logistics processes, policies, and procedures.
  • Experience with Microsoft Suite applications (including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio and Project).
  • Experience in ERP systems, SAP and Trade Automation.
  • Experience developing resolutions to complex problems that require the frequent use of creativity.
  • Strong interpersonal and goal/service skills.
  • Experience working with import/export documentation and legislation, i.e. order processing and progression, shipping invoices, SAD/EXA, letters of credit, bills of lading, certificates of origin, EUR1 Certificates, customs valuation procedures, customs declaration filing regulations for encrypted / dual-use item.
  • Accurate experience in US and APAC Compliance regulations, processes and licensing regarding shipments of hazardous goods and dual use, encryption controlled/licensed commodities to BIS standards
  • Management compliance.

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