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Trade Compliance Operations Senior Analyst

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Job ID 270303 Date posted 06/30/2023 Location : Mechelen, Belgium

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Job Purpose and Impact

The Trade Compliance Operations Analyst will apply comprehensive trade compliance and customs operations knowledge to perform a range of moderate to complex activities. In this role, you will collaborate with internal and external business partners to drive continuous improvement.

Key Accountabilities

  • Coordinate global trade compliance and customs operations within a country (Belgium) to meet business goals.
  • Work with Customs brokers, Customs authorities and other governmental agencies (sanitary, veterinary, phytosanitary etc.)
  • Apply a substantial understanding of global trade compliance and customs operations practices and procedures to execute transactions.
  • Ensure documents and data meet legal, customs and fiscal requirements and records are maintained in accordance to guidelines.
  • Independently validate and coordinate customs import and export transactional data and document requirements to complete customs import/export declarations and clearance.
  • Execute and complete medium-impact internal global trade and compliance project from customs perspective
  • Develop and maintain relationships with standard partners to implement cross-border solutions to support organizational goals.
  • Record, monitor and analyze compliance operations key performance indicators for the location.
  • Independently solve moderately complex issues with minimal supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff.
  • Other duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent experience
  • Practical knowledge of customs regulations and foreign exchange controls
  • Minimum of four years of related work experience
  • Good knowledge of MS Office

Preferred Qualifications

  • Customs Broker License or equivalent strongly preferred
  • Strong negotiation and problem solving skills
  • Basic knowledge of excise regulations including EMCS system
  • Experience managing SAP and global trade services 


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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