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Sr. Analyst, FTZ & Trade Compliance

Tekberry Sunnyvale, CA

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $50 to $53 Hourly
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Title: Sr. Analyst, FTZ & Trade Compliance

Pay Rate: $50-53/hr. DOE

Benefits include health, dental, and vision (eligible on the 1st of the month following your start date).

Employment Type: Full Time, Contract

City: San Jose

State: CA

ZIP: 94088

Job Code: JPC-4622

This work location requires proof of full vaccination against the Covid-19 virus.

*Background Check and Drug Screen Required. *

Tekberry is looking for a highly qualified and motivated Sr. Analyst, FTZ & Compliance to work on-site with our client, a company that manufactures and markets solid oxide fuel cells that produces electricity. This role would report to the Global Logistics and Trade Compliance Manager and based in San Jose, California. As a W2 employee you will have access to health benefits


  • Provide day to day support on import and export activities including approve export shipments, provide COO, assign HTS/ECCN classification and determine export license.
  • Ensure customs and trade compliance matters at the site/division level are compliant with all relevant customs regulations and trade laws and regulations, including 19CFR, 15CFR, FDA, USDA, and other US regulatory agency requirements
  • Responsible for daily operation on managing FTZ activities and audit
  • Assign classification for parts entering in and out of FTZ zones (California and Delaware)
  • Familiar with import ISF, FDA, AD/CVD, and import license, KC Certificate, etc.
  • Responsible for downloading entry documents from brokers and save in share drive
  • Apply working knowledge of import/export regulations and requirements to support business needs
  • Consolidate and analyze import/export data to identify risks or opportunities for savings
  • Prepare reports and make recommendations to management, as appropriate
  • Provide analytical support related to CBP CF-28, Post Summary Correction, and Prior Disclosures
  • Manage Customs Broker and ensure timely and accurate response to Broker requests for information and follow-up to ensure resolution
  • As directed by the Trade Compliance Manager, implement appropriate corrective actions in response to any findings in the Corporate TC compliance assessment
  • Interface with related functional areas (logistics, purchasing, materials management, etc.) on customs matters and coordinate training for personnel in these areas, as needed
  • Provide analytical support, ad-hoc projects as needed, for reporting price adjustments, royalties, etc. via the CBP Reconciliation Prototype Program
  • Conduct effective and timely transactional review and audit of all import/export records and elevate issues requiring correction to Corporate TC
  • Provide analytical support to general import/export-related projects, as needed
  • Personally educate self on latest Customs, PGA, Export regulations, Logistics, and other government agency regulations
  • Operates with general direction and supervision from the Trade Compliance Manager
  • The incumbent is accountable for compliant importation and exportation of goods and services, including proper classification and valuation
  • Must have the ability to analyze opportunities and make recommendations on options and/or alternatives to achieve divisional financial objectives
  • The Analyst will be privy to highly confidential financial information and must work within the scope of attorney/consultant and client privilege, where deemed appropriate
  • The proper balance between cost optimization and compliance must be maintained

Skills and Abilities:

  • High integrity and ethics
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and tact needed to interact with all levels in the plants
  • Highly motivated self-starter, capable of self-management with little to no oversight
  • Willingness to adapt to change and learn new skills
  • Proven good judgment and problem-solving skills

Education and Experience:

  • 5+ years of trade compliance experience
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required
  • Strong knowledge of import/export classification and operation, FTZ operation, and Rule of Origin
  • Experience working with Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders, in import/export, logistics/transportation, or other related fields preferred
  • Licensed Customs Broker or Certified Customs Specialist or Certified U.S. Export Compliance Officer preferred

We need hard working, reliable employees. Tekberry offers a $250 payment for referrals!

Tekberry Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. US citizens, Green Card Holders and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. We are unable to work Corp to Corp or to sponsor H-1B visas currently. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other protected categories under all applicable laws.

Company Description
Tekberry has over 25 years of experience working with clients from Fortune 500 companies down to small and medium sized companies. Our job is to develop a partnership with clients and with our talent to ensure that we best match opportunities with our talent pool. But we don’t just match for job specifications, we match people to the work culture, too.


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