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ECC Professional 3

  • Location

    Orlando, United States

  • Sector:

    Business Professional

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Contact:

    Sonu Chouhan

  • Job ref:

    20358

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-07-11

Tariff Expert

The tariff expert shall:

a. Have two or more years of U. S. Customs tariff nomenclature and classification experience evidencing broad knowledge of the HTSUS and of tariff classification principles; and

b. Ability to assess product descriptions and determine if there is sufficient information from which to make reliable classification decisions under the HTSUS.

c. Ability to prepare tariff descriptions for incorporation in the HTSUS that are administrable by U. S. Customs is preferred but not required.

  • Above this line, there is update on the Job Description.*

Required Skills / Experience:

  • Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts
  • Minimum five years in international trade compliance / trade management with 2 years focus in Product Classification for HTS US
  • Working knowledge of SAP
  • Advanced skills with MS Office products

Preferred Skills / Experience:

  • Engineering, drafting, or material management experience is a plus
  • Bilingual with Spanish or German as second language

The Classification Specialist is a member of the Classification team within the Siemens US Customs organization, and reports to the Regulatory Compliance Manager for US Customs. The Classification Specialist role is responsible for determining product classifications (HTS US) for Siemens US imports and exports.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Documenting, implementing and maintaining standard processes and work instructions
  • Working with Siemens US Customs peers and the business to identify opportunities to drive efficiencies
  • Obtaining necessary information, applying the standard methodology, and documenting the rationale for determining the HTS US product classification.
  • Performing periodic audits of product classifications
  • Compiling and reporting information relevant to product classification
  • Retaining records in accordance with Customs regulations
  • Ensuring conformance with applicable laws and regulations
  • Providing training to peers, Siemens US Customs community and/or the business to facilitate awareness of and compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Identifying risk and actively working with the department, management, and others as necessary to develop and communicate change to: mitigate risk, improve compliance, facilitate business trade activities and harmonize process methods and standards
  • Identifying, developing, communicating and actively pursuing opportunities for standardizing and streamlining processes across the US
  • Consulting with the Siemens US Customs community, management, and others on an ongoing basis on complex issues and/or proposed change
  • Collaborating with various team members on cross-departmental activities
  • Understanding complex global transactions and applying the correct guidance to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and the Internal Control Program

The successful candidate must have the following abilities:

  • Work in a fast-paced environment
  • Work with minimal guidance or direction
  • Detail oriented
  • Identify and implement process improvement opportunities
  • Effectively manage change
  • Work in multi-cultural corporate business setting
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and communications
  • Review / comprehend technical specifications, drawings, or other product information
  • Perform research (online or otherwise) to obtain necessary product details for classification purposes
  • Ability to review / comprehend technical specifications, drawings, or other product information

Required Skills / Experience:

  • Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts
  • Minimum five years in international trade compliance / trade management with 2 years focus in Product Classification for HTS US
  • Working knowledge of SAP
  • Advanced skills with MS Office products

Preferred Skills / Experience:

  • Engineering, drafting, or material management experience is a plus
  • Bilingual with Spanish or German as second language