The Senior Export Compliance Counsel will serve as the subject matter expert on the Companys compliance with the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), OFAC economic and trade sanctions programs, and other applicable import/export laws and regulations. The Senior Export Compliance Counsel will:
Serve as the point-person for global export issues, working directly with executive management team, senior members of the legal team, and business and functional groups.
Provide legal guidance to ensure Company and its subsidiaries, affiliates, and partners comply fully with all applicable trade laws and regulations, including the EAR, OFAC sanctions programs, and other U.S. and international regulations.
Conduct and ensure proper classification of Companys software and technologies, including those with encryption capabilities.
Work with engineering teams to evaluate application of technical control parameters in the CCL.
Apply for BIS export licenses, classification requests, advisory opinions and other regulatory filings through SNAP-R as necessary to support Companys operations.
Assist with the implementation of and improvements to Companys export control protocols, including updating/enforcing Companys export control program and technology control plan.
Advise on trade compliance policies and procedures.
Perform compliance risk audits and prepare proposals to address identified risks.
Monitor legal, regulatory, and trade developments and provide guidance to mitigate impacts.
Develop and execute risk-based trade compliance training and communications.
Contribute to the development of compliance roadmap and strategic planning.
Law degree from an accredited law school.
Current member of the California State Bar or Washington D.C. in good standing.
Ten (10) years or more of export compliance experience with emphasis on the EAR in a law firm, as an in-house attorney, or comparable government experience.
Strong research, writing, and analytical skills involving complex legal issues.
Export compliance experience in the semiconductor industry.
Experience and knowledge of CBP/import regulations and best practices.
Experience in U.S. public policy and governmental affairs.
Engineering or technical background.
Experience in handling enforcement actions and governmental audits.
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