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Global Customs Programs Leader

GE Energy
Evendale, OH 45241
Role Summary:The Global Customs Programs Leader reports to the Senior Logistics Staff Manager. You will have two direct reports and up to eight indirect reports. This team will be supporting the GE Aviation Business. You will lead GE Aviations Global customs compliance, classification, monitoring and special programs. In addition, you will develop and execute custom strategies, priorities, requirements, policies, and procedures.

Essential Responsibilities:

+ Develop, implement, maintain, and continually improve the Global Customs compliance program, policies, and procedures

+ Develop and lead the global special program strategy, budget and execution

+ Develop and execute a global audit program to manage compliance across import sites

+ Represent the corporation with regulatory agencies, external audit and consulting firms, and internal audit functions

+ Collaborate with GE Aviation importers and functions to set goals, ensure proper accounting, and achieve targets as defined by priorities and entitlement

+ Define the global business classification strategy, develop priorities and lead the execution

+ Develop and manage global SOP documentation, revision requirements and controls, and methods to adapt SOPs to regulation changes

+ Define business requirements for Agent selection and oversee adherence

+ Identify Trusted Trader Programs and other special programs to strategically benefit the corporation

+ Build effective relationships with government relations, ITC, and Compliance colleagues

+ Address gaps to regain expected operational performance within the supply chain

+ Subject Matter Expert (SME) to evaluate and approve ASP compliance programs for Global Agent evaluation

+ Create robust processes to research, document, interpret and disseminate customs regulatory and special trade program requirements

+ Collaborate with Governance team for clear understanding of business requirements and develop processes to meet the requirements (reporting, metrics, and inquires)

+ Collaborate with operations and other functions for customs due diligence for M&As and divestitures

+ Please Note: Work Location listed is Evendale, OH. However, other US locations may be considered for this position


+ Bachelors degree from an accredited university or college with a minimum of 5 years of experience in the customs function

OR In country Professional Customs Certification or Accreditation with a minimum of 3 years of experience in the customs function OR

High school diploma / GED with a minimum of 9 years of experience in the customs function

Desired Characteristics:

+ Experience leading global teams within the Customs function

+ Global customs experience supporting a manufacturing organization

+ Demonstrated Compliance mindset

+ Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, demanding environment

+ Experience building relationships with internal and external customers

+ Strong analytical skills and ability to drive process improvements

+ Demonstrated change management, influencing and facilitation skills

+ Ability to manage multiple priorities in a diverse and matrix organization

+ Experience managing special programs such as: Foreign Trade Zone, Duty Drawback, FTA solicitation and qualification, AEO and IPR

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About Us:

At GE Aviation, we are imagination at work. Whether were manufacturing components for our GEnx engines or driving innovation in fuel and noise reduction, the GE Aviation teams are dedicated to turning imaginative ideas into advances in aviation that solve some of the worlds toughest problems. Join us and youll find yourself in a dynamic environment where our ongoing, substantial investment in research and development keeps us moving forward and looking ahead. At GE, developing people is embedded in our culture and integral to our growth. Here youll work collaboratively and across functions with the highest caliber talent, utilizing cutting-edge technology and processes. Whether its the next generation of ecomagination products or the future of aircraft engines, weve got the state-of-the-art resources to make those innovations a reality. If youre passionate about aviation and looking for a career rich with challenges and unlimited opportunities for growth and advancement, then join GE in reengineering the sky through aviation innovations that will impact the globe for generations to come. Learn More about GE

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications:GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).Additional Locations:United States;Ohio;Evendale, Cincinnati;
Posted: 2020-02-13 Expires: 2020-03-14

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