Logistics & Trade Compliance Specialist


Logistics & Trade Specialist

TechnipFMC is a global leader in the energy industry, specialized in subsea and surface technologies. Our mission: to enhance the performance of world’s energy industry. How we do it: by constantly challenging conventions and investing in our 20,000+ employees, across 48 countries. At TechnipFMC, we aim to offer an inspiring working experience: tackling some of the most complex technical and engineering challenges in the world in collaboration with a truly global team. 

Job description
  • Understands Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS) and Export Control Number (ECCN) concepts for equipment, materials and other items; and works with Trade Compliance Department to assist with technical product information/specifications a necessary for proper classification. 
  • Applies regulatory, judicial, international and/or local Customs’ rules for appropriate duty management on imports (Example: Temporary Import Bonds, Free Trade Agreements, US Goods Returned Claims, Duty Drawback, etc).
  • Defines and maintains processes for appropriate recordkeeping for overall Logistics Department import and export operations.
  • Conducts internal Trade Compliance audits, risk assessments, and process improvement plans.  
  • Initiates, coordinates, and leads Trade Compliance initiatives to include cross functional training.
  • Engages with Trade Compliance Department to understand changing product lines and business models and supports implementation of corresponding processes to ensure compliance with applicable export and import requirements.
  • Provides guidance to employees concerning the requirements and obligations of proper and complaint import and export transactions. 
  • Liaises with Customs Broker and leads performance reviews and process improvement initiatives associated to Customs processes. 
  • Participates in a variety of projects supporting the broader Compliance Team and Logistics goals and objectives.
  • Coordinates import and export shipments for assigned projects, monitoring budgeted cost vs. project execution.
  • Defines methods and means of transportation in agreement with Project Team for assigned projects.
  • Plans and revises shipping strategies.
  • Prepares and issues import-export documentation.
  • Defines and assigns freight forwarding agents and services for assigned projects. 
  • Contacts suppliers and coordinates pick-up operations, based on loading/shipping plans for each shipment.
  • Additional duties based on business needs.
You are meant for this job if
  • Technical diploma, Bachelor’s diploma or relevant degree/ diploma 
  • 5 to 7 years of Logistics and Trade Compliance experience
  • Must have strong experience in import-export operations and understanding and command of U.S. Harmonized Tariff Schedule, GRIs, Explanatory Notes, CROSS, EAR, Commerce Control List, Country List, ECCN
  • Must possess strong organizational, team and communication skills to work independently and take initiative to address issues
  • Ability to determine potential export licensing requirements based on ECCN/country list
  • Familiarity with US Schedule B
  • Experience with and understanding of: FTAs, FTZ, TIB, USGR, Section 232/301, Customs Valuation, Duty Drawback, Reconciliation, Country of Origin Marking, Country of Origin Determination
  • Must be word, PDF Adobe and excel proficient (including creating/running formulas)
  • Must have strong critical thinking skills to apply proper rigor to decisions, including when to seek third-party review or guidance
  • Prior experience in the oil/gas industry is preferred
  • SAP experience is preferred
  • Customs Broker License is a plus 
Your future at TechnipFMC
  • Potential career path
  • Global mobility opportunities
  • Training and development
  • Diverse and international team
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“As an equal opportunity employer TechnipFMC considers only qualified applicants without regard to age, race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender expression, disability, national origin, veteran, marital status or any other plurality.”

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