Global Trade Advisory- Imports Senior Consultant

Deloitte & Touche L.L.P. New York , NY 10007

Posted 2 months ago

Do you enjoy providing powerful business solutions to some of the world's most well-known and respected companies, including more than 75 percent of the Fortune 100? Would you like to join one of the leading professional services organizations in the U.S. with a worldwide network of professionals who specialize in effectively managing global trade decisions and obligations, and providing strategic significance to our clients' global supply chain? If this is you, come travel the world in our world!

What you'll do

As a Senior Consultant on our CGT team, you will participate in engagements requiring tax analysis for a variety of entities and their affiliates; you will work with U.S. and multinational companies, understand national and international trade requirements, and align client trade functions with their business objectives; with the opportunity to develop and pursue creative strategies using the latest technologies. Additional responsibilities include:

  • Working with clients to assess and potentially automate their international trade management procedures within all major trading regions.

  • Helping importers and exporters achieve worldwide compliance and realize efficiencies and advantages in their global supply chain.

  • Advising U.S. and foreign multinational companies on global import and export strategies and compliance.

  • Planning and compliance assistance, and exploration of automated import and export solutions.

  • Supply chain efficiency planning including trade and security, customs valuation planning, first sale for export planning, and the analysis of transfer pricing policies to work toward compliance with customs valuation requirements.

  • Duty-reduction planning such as foreign trade zones, bonded warehouses, free trade programs, duty drawback, and preferential trade agreements.

  • Process improvement planning and implementation assistance.

  • Customs audit assistance and representation before global customs and trade authorities around the world.

The team

Our Customs and Global Trade practice is a national practice within Deloitte Tax LLP's International Tax business, and advises U.S. and foreign multinational companies on global import and export strategies, compliance, and trade automation. The Customs and Global Trade practice is composed of attorneys, operations experts, customs brokers, auditors, and trade management professionals who help importers and exporters achieve worldwide compliance and realize efficiencies and advantages in their global supply chain. The group works with clients to assess and potentially automate their international trade management procedures within all major trading regions.



  • 2+ years' imports experience (i.e., operational, government, law firm, consulting)

  • Bachelor's degree in a business-related field with strong academic credentials (ideally 3.2+ GPA)

  • Demonstrated leadership and problem solving skills; and the ability to prioritize tasks, work on multiple assignments, and manage ambiguity

  • Relevant work experience (i.e., internships, summer positions, school jobs)

  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team with professionals at all levels

  • Demonstrated interest in international trade or international business

  • Experience with U.S. import regulations; working knowledge of non-U.S. import control is helpful

  • Experience with ITAR and EAR, and preferably also OFAC

  • Strong research, writing, verbal communication, and project management skills

  • Data management and analysis experience

  • Familiarity with global trade management software as well as software aptitude in Access, Excel, and/or Visio

  • Able to travel up to 50%


  • Prior Big 4 experience

  • Advanced degree such as MST, MAcc, JD, or LLM

  • Foreign language skills or study abroad experience

  • Experience with SAP, Oracle, and other enterprise resource planning systems

  • Certified U.S. Import Compliance Officer (CUSECO) or other certification or licensure is required for promotion

How you'll grow

At Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there's always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs at Deloitte University, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center.


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Requisition code: E19MSRCAR032-GTA

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Global Trade Advisory- Imports Senior Consultant

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