Export Program Specialist - The Woodlands, TX

Univar The Woodlands , TX 77380

Posted 3 days ago

Title: Export Program Specialist

  • The Woodlands, TX

Location:

The Woodlands, TX, US, 77380

Company: Univar Solutions USA

Requisition ID: 20377

Want to work for a company that is reimagining distribution? Join Univar Solutions, the premier global distributor of chemicals and ingredients. Our goal is to function as a direct extension of our customers' teams; to serve as an ally in their quest of business success.

At Univar Solutions, we're building on our more than 90 years of experience and drawing on deep resources - inventory and logistics experts, scientists, PhDs, procurement, customer service, sales and marketers-to deliver consultative services and an unmatched portfolio to solve customers' formulation and operational challenges. When you work for Univar Solutions, you'll play an important role in shaping how we deliver more than chemical and ingredients.

Export Program Specialist

  • The Woodlands, TX

Primary Purpose:

As Export Program Specialist, you will be responsible for the day-to-day management of Univar Solutions foreign trade export compliance workflow. This position will also focus on supporting and auditing of Univar Solutions export activity.

This role includes;

  • Expertise of Export Controls and Compliance

  • Coordination with internal and external partners to gather and vet information

  • Analyzation & Optimization of compliance related processes

  • Training development and deployment

  • Audit activity to provide performance accountability of internal & external trade partners

Education/Experience/Training:

  • Bachelor's degree required, with preference for concentration in supply chain/logistics, international trade or economics

  • Min. 3+ years in global / international trade operations, including responsibility for import and/or export for North America locations

  • Prior experience with ITAR/EAR a plus

  • Certifications in; NCBFAA Certifications (CCS, CES, MES), IATA, among others, is a plus.

Specialized Knowledge/Skills:

  • Demonstrated indirect leadership skills

  • Strong analytical skills & organizational skills with attention to detail

  • Strong problem solving and time management skills

  • Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills in English

  • Bilingual in Spanish, Korean or Mandarin and English

  • Ability to analyze data for optimization. Advanced MS Excel Skills

  • Ability to develop processes and deliver process training

  • Experienced in use of computer, MS office applications & SAP or equivalent ERP system, e-learning development a plus

Physical Demands/Environmental Conditions/Other Requirements:
  • Role is primarily office based, though requires the ability to move between departments.

  • Role will require participation in staggered dayside shifts to accommodate business operations

  • Univar Solutions products & operations are industrial in nature. This position is unlikely but may require individual to work in and around industrial operations work sites. Warehouse & Distribution locations are usually enclosed, though are not temperature controlled.

  • All employees & visitors, when in operational venues, wear company issues hard hat, high visibility vest, eye protection and other PPE identified to support specific operations.

  • Ability to travel (up to 15%) outside of local office operations via driving or air travel

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. This job description is subject to change at any time.

Univar Solutions is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on their race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected classification.

We offer comprehensive benefits to employees including medical, dental, STD, LTD and life insurance, 401k, generous PTO and much more.

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