Who We Are
Textron Systems is part of Textron, a $14 billion, multi-industry company employing 35,000 talented makers, thinkers, creators and doers worldwide. We make things that fly, hover, zoom and launch. Things that move people. Protect soldiers. Power industries. We serve customers in industries spanning aerospace and defense, specialized vehicles, turf care and fuel systems.
This role is in Textron System's Human Resources business area. Visit TextronSystems.com to read more about who we are and the products we make!
Reporting to the Textron Systems Manager of Export/Import Compliance, the Sr. Export/Import Compliance Analyst will proactively handle export/import compliance matters for Textron Systems as assigned. Will interact with employees at all levels and will work both independently and with other members of the Legal, Contracts and Compliance Department staff on a variety of interesting international trade compliance matters.
This role, located in Hunt Valley, MD, requires successful management of a broad range of responsibilities in a fast-paced, multi-tasking environment. In performing this role, the Export/Import Compliance Analyst will:
Review import/export documents and work with Customs Brokers to expedite customs clearance of Company products that have been delayed.
Apply U.S. Customs regulations to business transactions ensuring corporate customs compliance, including handling tariff classifications of imported/exported merchandise, valuation issues, country of origin determinations, USMCA and other Free Trade Agreement-related issues, submitting requests for binding rulings, protests and appeals, and duty minimization programs (e.g. duty drawback, inward processing/foreign trade zones, temporary imports, etc.).
Code Customs Broker import invoices for payment and review import entries for errors
Work in collaboration with in-house attorneys and outside counsel to ensure compliance with applicable laws and regulations.
Provide support in connection with internal/external audits and investigations.
Track application status, maintain database of granted import approvals, satisfy record-keeping requirements, and prepare required reports.
Assist in maintaining up-to-date Import Compliance Policies, Procedures and Manuals.
Assist in planning and conducting employee training.
May perform other Trade Compliance duties as assigned
Bachelor's Degree from an accredited nationally recognized university required (emphasis on international trade management, international business, MBA a plus).
Customs compliance and ATF permit preparation experience, with progressively more complex responsibilities as well as working knowledge of the OCR EASE a plus.
Experience in government contracting, software, and/or defense and aerospace industry a plus
Excellent drafting skills; demonstrated experience administering agreements and/or contracts a plus
Computer literacy, including competency with the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) system and Microsoft Office suite applications (Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint) required.
Exceptionally strong administrative and organizational skills
Applicant must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident alien, with the ability to obtain / maintain a DoD security clearance
Ability and willingness to occasionally travel domestically and internationally
Must have a strong work ethic and a desire to consistently perform at the highest levels of competence
Superb interpersonal, communication, writing, and editing skills and the ability to learn quickly, work in a team environment with minimal supervision, manage/prioritize multiple tasks, and lead complex projects
Ability to effectively organize and manage multiple assignments simultaneously with a minimum amount of supervision
A team player with an open, mature and positive personality who is willing to share and communicate information effectively while maintaining high levels of integrity, confidentiality, and discretion
Consistent attention to detail and the ability to effectively prioritize and timely produce high quality work product is absolutely essential
Strong business acumen, analytical skills, problem solving abilities, good judgment, and the proven ability to effectively communicate with all levels of management
How We Care
At Textron Systems, our talented people make us successful. We promote an inclusive environment where we value individuality, differences, and unique perspectives.
Our Company is committed to offering employees opportunities to grow and develop. Our benefits and compensation packages are designed to help our talented employees excel and achieve their goals, so they can make a difference every day in and outside of the workplace. Below are just a few examples!
Flexible Work Schedules
Career Development & Training Opportunities
Wellness Program (including Fitness Reimbursement)
Medical, Dental, Vision & 401(K) with Company Funding
Paid Parental Leave
Are you a Military Veteran?
Textron's products and services are trusted everyday by those who protect our country. We are dedicated to hiring these Veterans and aim to translate their skills to make an impact on our Company.