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Global Trade Compliance Operations Senior Supervisor M/F/D

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Job ID 281679 Date posted 01/17/2024 Location : La Defense, France 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 Operations Senior Supervisor will monitor moderately complex and demanding activities to ensure they are executed effectively and efficiently. In this role, you will deliver high quality service across a site, multiple businesses, enterprises and projects, provide data management, reporting and analysis. You will interact with government agencies, business clients and partners.

Key Accountabilities

  • Develop and maintain relationships with strategic stakeholders, manage client interactions and business partnerships to implement trade compliance operations strategy for the organization.
  • Use a thorough understanding of trade compliance laws, regulations, practices and procedures to supervise, approve and make decisions that affect the trade compliance operation.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with strategic stakeholders such as customs brokers, other government agencies and trade compliance associations.
  • Ensure that global trade compliance operations procedures are supported by proper due diligence demonstrating reasonable care standards.
  • Manage and control global trade compliance operations for the location.
  • Oversee the development, implementation and maintenance of processes for the trade compliance operations team in the location you oversee, focusing on process improvement to enhance performance, reduce execution costs and increase efficiencies.
  • Lead and develop a team, coach and make decisions related to talent management, hiring, performance, and disciplinary actions.
  • Other duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience

  • Advanced knowledge of customs regulations and free trade zone management

  • Minimum of four years of related work experience

  • Other minimum qualifications may apply

Preferred Qualifications

  • Five years of supervisory experience

  • Minimum of seven years of experience in customs, import and export

  • Demonstrated advanced competencies in free trade agreements and global contracts review

  • Customs Broker License or equivalent mandatory
  • Strong negotiation and problem solving skills

  • Experience managing SAP and global trade services

  • Fluency in French and English

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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