17 days old
2017-11-282017-12-28

Customs Classification Specialist

Siemens
Orlando, FL
**Customs Classification Specialist**







Multiple Locations:Houston, Texas; Little Rock, Arkansas; Orlando, Florida







Job Family: SCM-Procurement / Logistics & ECC







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**Job Description**







**Division:** Global Services



**Business Unit:** Export Control and Customs



**Requisition Number:** 218992



**Primary Location:** United States-Texas-Houston



**Other Locations:** United States-Florida-Orlando, United States-Arkansas-Little Rock



**Assignment Category:** Full-time regular



**Experience Level:** Mid level



**Education Required Level:** Bachelor's Degree



**Travel Required:** 25%







**Division Description:**







Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationally for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.



Our support functions are split into two organizations, Corporate Core and Corporate Services. These organizations provide essential services to better enable responsible and profitable growth.



For more information, please visit: http://www.siemens.com/businesses/us/en/







**Job Description:**







**Customs Classification Specialist**







The Classification Specialist is a member of the Classification team within the US Customs organization, and reports into the Head of Classification. The Classification Specialist role is responsible for the tactical and strategic operations and facilitating compliance with product classification (HTS/ECCN) requirements, as well as supporting the Duty Optimization team, as necessary, from a classification / substantial transformation standpoint.







Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:



Documenting, implementing and maintaining standard processes and work instructions



Working with ECC peers and the business to identify opportunities to drive efficiencies



Obtaining necessary information, applying the standard methodology, and documenting the rationale for determining the product classification (HTS/ECCN)



Responding to requests from Customs to validate or verify product classifications (i.e. CF 27, 28, 29).



Performing periodic audits of product classifications



Compiling and reporting information relevant to product classification



Retaining records in accordance with Customs regulations







The successful candidate must have the following abilities:



Work in a fast-paced environment



Work with minimal guidance or direction



Detail oriented



Identify and implement process improvement opportunities



Effectively manage change



Work in multi-cultural corporate business setting



Excellent interpersonal skills and communications







Review / comprehend technical specifications, drawings, or other product information







Perform research (online or otherwise) to obtain necessary product details for classification purposes







Ability to review / comprehend technical specifications, drawings, or other product information







Required Skills / Experience:



Minimum five years years in international trade compliance / trade management with particular focus in Product Classification



Bachelors degree in business, engineering or supply chain management



Working knowledge of SAP and/or Oracle systems



Advanced skills with MS Office products







Preferred Skills / Experience:



Engineering, drafting, or material management experience is a plus







**Equal Employment Opportunity Statement**



Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.







**EEO is the Law**



Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm .







**Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision**



Siemens follows Executive Order 11246, including the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf .

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