Export Controls and Trade Compliance Manager

  • Location

    Vancouver, Canada

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Contact:

    Paul Kalisch

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  • Published:

    about 4 years ago

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Horizon Recruitment Inc. is looking for an Export Controls and Trade Compliance Manager to take up a full time position with a national manufacturer and supplier to global clients.

The Position:

  • To act as subject matter expert on all aspects of export and import procedure ensuring compliance across all aspects of the organisation and personnel.
  • Assist with audits and regulatory compliance activities on a regular basis.
  • Responsible for enforcement actions and investigations pertaining to export and import scenarios.
  • Responsible for development of control and compliance process and procedure in line with evolving export and defense trade laws and regulations.
  • Development and delivery of in house training syllabus.
  • Tracks and advises the relevant management and stakeholders on latest export compliance issues.
  • Assist the HR Department to ensure employment guidelines remain compliant and secure.

The Candidate:

  • Degree level education or appropriate qualifications ideally with a focus on trade, logistics, engineering or manufacturing.
  • 3 – 5 years’ experience in working within industry responsible for customs process with thorough knowledge of import and export regulations.
  • Full working knowledge of North American ITAR, EAR and Controlled Goods Regulations.
  • Strong analytical thinking and dynamic interpersonal skills, able to manage expectations appropriately across the business.
  • Task and detail orientated with exceptional time-management skills.
  • Solid technical communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Enjoys managing multiple projects concurrently.
  • Proven experience of assimilating complex business and technical details quickly.
  • Able to obtain, or current holder, of relevant Canadian security clearance.

**Only candidates eligible to work in Canada will be considered**

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is a specialized recruitment and search firm with two complimentary practice areas: Finance & Supply Chain.