ECC Professional 3

  • Location

    Orlando, United States

  • Sector:

    Business Professional

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  • Contact:

    Sonu Chouhan

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

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The Classification Specialist is a member of the Classification team within the Siemens US Customs organization, and reports into the Head of Classification. The Classification Specialist role is responsible for the tactical and strategic operations and facilitating compliance with product classification HTS US requirements.

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 product classification HTS US
  • 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 communicate and 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

Preferred Skills / Experience:

  • Minimum of 5 years work experience
  • Strong working knowledge of international trade regulations and their effect on business processes, including, but not limited to the: EAR (15 CFR), Customs Regulations (19 CFR) and the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the US.
  • Demonstrated project management and analytics skills
  • Working knowledge of Integration Point, SAP and Oracle GSP systems
  • Advanced skills with MS Office products