Trade and Compliance Analyst

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00019338
Date Posted:Jun 25
Category:1 - Accounting & Finance
Metro Area:

Our manufacturing client in Commerce Township needs to hire a TRADE COMPLIANCE ANALYST to provide support.

JOB TYPE: Open Ended Contract. Pay: $25.00 per hour ($50,000 annual)

SCOPE: Assist the Trade and Compliance Manager by assisting in export and/or import activities. Oversee Customs Reconciliation and duty drawback programs.


  • Communicate with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) on technical duty drawback matters, prepare duty drawback entries for electronic submission to CBP with assistance from Customs brokers.
  • Communicate daily with brokers, freight forwarders and vendors concerning shipment and documentation issues.
  • Monitor with Customs Broker timeliness and accuracy of customs entries and releases and ensure a high level of data integrity.
  • Monitor Drawback claims.
  • Maintain overall compliance with CBP duty drawback regulations.
  • Support with data and analytics capabilities to identify duty drawback opportunities.
  • Assist with Customs reconciliation processes.
  • Prepare and review requirements for government programs; Customs Trade Partnership against Terrorism (C-TPAT).
  • Work closely with freight forwarders, Customs brokers, and internal departments regarding classification, duty rates and documentation for export declarations and import entries/reconciliations. File reconciliations.
  • Respond to CBP and CBSA audits and requests for information.
  • Calculate design and development assists for US and Canada.
  • Facilitate renewal of Continuous Customs Bonds for US and Canada.
  • Classify all goods according to the Harmonized Tariff Schedule. When needed, request binding ruling.
  • Prepare licenses, permits, and other necessary international documents.
  • Assist with creation and execution of annual Certificates of Origin to FKA customers.
  • Process and validate export and import shipping documentation for ad-hoc and other manual shipments.


  • Solid knowledge of US Customs, along with knowledge of sanctions, embargos, and anti-boycott regulations.
  • Familiarity with international trade organizations, country specific regulatory requirements, re-export, deemed exports, and transshipments.
  • Licensed Customs Broker preferred.
  • Strong computer skills including ability to extract and analyze data from Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) information systems
  • Strong analytical and organization skills.
  • Knowledge of MS Office and C-TPAT.
  • Excellent communication.


  • A two-year degree from an accredited college or university is preferred (or equivalent experience).
  • A minimum of three years duty drawback experience as a customs broker, industry trade specialist, or import specialist.
  • Experience with trade compliance information systems
  • A minimum of two years’ experience with export and/or import regulatory compliance.
  • A minimum of two years’ experience with international business transactions and shipping documents.
  • Experience preparing and reviewing international shipping documents such as commercial invoice, packing list, air waybill, and export license; including consignee information, INCOTERMS, harmonized tariff code and nomenclature, country of origin, customs value, export classification, and license data.

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to apply to this job and email your resume to

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