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Trade & Customs Excellence Analyst

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Job ID 283056 Date posted 12/14/2023 Location : Düsseldorf, Germany | Wandsbek, Germany | Harburg, Germany | Rothenburgsort, Germany | Hamburg, Germany Category  FINANCE Job Status  Salaried Full Time

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 employees who use new technologies, dynamic insights and over 157 years of experience to connect farmers with markets, customers with ingredients, and people and animals with the food they need to thrive.

Job Purpose and Impact

The Trade Compliance Excellence Analyst, will apply basic trade compliance knowledge to ensure compliance on low complexity, routine cross border trade tasks . In this role, you will ensure compliance with country and foreign government regulations related to the international movement of goods with a focus on executing the controls established by the appropriate functional areas.

Key Accountabilities

  • Execute controls to align with risk-control framework and guidance from centers of expertise to resolve cross-border issues.
  • Serve as subject matter expert for trade compliance, with support from senior team members, to inform partners of changing government regulations and trade practices.
  • Identify and resolve issues in coordination with appropriate resources, and evaluate the need for internal escalation.
  • Support risk analysis and process improvements with senior team members, perform trade compliance reviews and post-transaction testing to adhere to defined processes and controls.
  • Prepare periodic reports related to trade compliance, and assist with internal and external reporting and analysis.
  • Help train team members to ensure program compliance.
  • Execute continuous improvement strategy across locations with limited oversight.
  • Handle basic issues and problems under direct supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff.
  • Other duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications
⦁    Sound educational background (Third level qualification) preferably in a customs related discipline
⦁    Minimum two years of experience in customs, import/export, operations
⦁    English – fluent, other foreign languages will be an asset

Preferred Qualifications
⦁    Experience in excise management
⦁    Experience in special customs licenses such as AEO, Customs warehousing, IPR
⦁    Customs Broker License or equivalent strongly preferred
⦁    Experience managing SAP and GTS (Global Trade Services) module
⦁    Goal-oriented and team spirit

Our Offer
We provide a fast paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.

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