Senior Trade Compliance Officer

Senior Trade Compliance Officer

Job Title: Senior Trade Compliance Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hastings, East Sussex
Salary: £1 - £57000 per annum + Bens
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894074_1580146779
Contact Name: James Beswarick
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 27, 2020 17:39

Job Description

Your experience within Trade Compliance would prove a valuable asset to my corporate client in the Defence industry. You will be a key player within the Trade Compliance team.

You will have the opportunity to work alongside leading thinkers in the industry at a company renowned for cutting edge technologies and innovative solutions. A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant Engineering environment.

They are now seeking a Senior Trade Compliance Officer, a subject matter expert on international trade compliance.

Duties Will include:
*Supporting the business unit programme teams in managing all trade compliance activities within their programmes, business development activities and demonstrations and exhibitions.
*Preparing, and assisting the Trade Compliance team in preparing accurate and compliant import and export paperwork, customs documents, internal approvals and maintaining appropriate records for both external and internal audit and as required by law
*Providing advice and awareness training to current and new employees on the compliance requirements of UK and U.S. Import, Export and Customs legislation
*Managing the coordination and conduct of internal and external trade compliance reviews and audits programmes
*Maintaining up to date knowledge of relevant import and export legislation as required by business objectives
*Supporting implementation and continual improvement of business processes and procedures


To be considered for this role, applicants will need to be suitably qualified, with previous experience in a similar Trade Compliance role.

You will have knowledge, understanding and experience of:
*Implementing UK export controls
*Knowledge in the use of SPIRE export licensing system.
*Implementing US export controls (ITAR and EAR)

Senior Trade Compliance Officer
Hastings, East Sussex
Salary: £45-57K
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