Head of Export Compliance

Head of Export Compliance

Job Title: Head of Export Compliance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bens
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896708_1583937255
Contact Name: James Beswarick
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 11, 2020 14:34

Job Description

Your experience within Trade Compliance/Export Compliance would prove a valuable asset to my corporate client in the Defence industry. You will have the opportunity to lead the export control compliance policy across and be involved in group export compliance activities.

You will have the opportunity of working a world leading multi national organisation who are a highly regarded as a leader in export control.
This a very senior role within the organisation You will directly report to the Managing Director and head of Compliance function.

They currently require the services of a Head of Export Compliance on a permanent basis. This role includes:
*Providing expertise advise on Export Licencing, dealing with internal and external agencies to ensure company compliance
*Liaising with government departments, networking internally and externally and helping to drive the business forward to meet export requirements
*You will Lead and manage the implementation of their national export compliance policy in a consistent manner with other Group policies.
*Strengthen and deploy an export compliance assessment policy within the company, including spot checks and internal assessment phases.
*Contribute to the performance of internal assessments and advise for government audits required by the authorities

*You will have a high level of expertise required in all aspects of export control: UK laws and regulations (both military and dual-use), ITAR & EAR regulations, EU regulations, international control regimes, etc
*You will have a vast array of managerial skills for leading change management projects, including for policies and procedures, tools, and the related training and communication either at national and group level
*You will have the ability to mediate and communicate when dealing with a wide range of people from different background, while engaging with transversal projects

Head of Export Compliance
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Up to £80K + Bens

Keywords: Trade Compliance, Export Control, Export Compliance, Spire, F680, ITAR, EAR, Export Administration Regulations, Defence, Military,

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a PERMANENT position

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.