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Trade Compliance Excellence Analyst

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Job ID 135602 Date posted 10/11/2021 Location : Brampton, Canada | Toronto, Canada

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Job Purpose and Impact

The Trade Compliance Excellence Analyst will ensure compliance of moderate-to-complex cross-border trade activities using substantial trade compliance knowledge. In this role, you'll ensure compliance for country and foreign government regulations related to the international movement of goods, executing the controls established by the appropriate functional areas. In this position, you'll communicate effectively and influence and demonstrate leadership behaviors that are consistent with Cargill values and high performance.

Key Accountabilities

•    Execute and monitor operational controls for continuous improvement to align with risk control framework and the center of expertise to ensure compliance.
•    Conduct monthly transaction audits based on internal risk criteria.
•    Manage key data and requirements on new or changing trade flows to ensure compliance with licenses and special authorizations.
•    Resolve trade compliance issues with government agencies in cooperation with customs brokers, the global customs advisory team and other functional areas to facilitate effective cross-border flow of goods.
•    Develop, implement and maintain all export and import compliance plans, standard operating procedures and other related documentation in response to changing government regulations.
•    Conduct trade compliance trainings and pre- and post-transactional trade data and documentation reviews for activities managed by the team to ensure compliance, data integrity, adherence to processes and control effectiveness.
•    Escalate and resolve issues related to cross-border compliance and regulatory agencies.
•    Partner with businesses and other cross-functional teams to identify and resolve compliance operations issues.
•    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
•    Minimum of two years of related work experience
•    Knowledge of Canada customs regulations as well as other government agency regulations
•    INCOTERMS (International Commercial Terms) knowledge
•    Must be legally entitled to work for Cargill in Canada

Preferred Qualifications

•    Knowledge of global trade technology for example SAP/GTS (Global Trade Solutions)
•    Knowledge and experience of North America Free Trade Agreement applications
•    A Customs Specialist Designation
•    Indirect tax knowledge (GST) and understanding of legal contractual terms

Position Information

*The business will not sponsor applicants for work visas for this position.
*Relocation assistance will not be provided for this position.
*This position is located in Brampton, ON

Cargill is an equal opportunity employer and committed to providing accommodation to our job applicants with disabilities.

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