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  • Job Title
  • Trade Compliance
  • Location
  • Torrance
  • Job Number
  • 116428
  • State
  • California
  • Job Class
  • Temp to Hire
  • Category
  • Manufacturing
Job Description

Job Title: Trade Compliance

Salary: $90 K-$100 K depending on experience  

Location: Torrance, CA

Job Type:  Direct Hire Opening

 7:00 AM - 4:30 PM Mon-Fri 9/80 Work Schedule

Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life. 401 K effective immediately, stock purchase plan after 1 year, 2 weeks paid vacation, 10 days paid sick,  and 10.5 holidays 

The Trade Compliance will be responsible for the following 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Execute import/export operational processes and procedures;
  • Work with internal and external customers/vendors and customs brokers/freight forwarders to ensure import/export compliance;
  • Research and supply customs brokers with additional product information including classification, value and other information necessary to complete Customs clearance;
  • Determine trade data such as: HTS, ECCN, customs value, country of origin, trade preference program/free trade agreement qualification, product codes, import/export documentation requirements;
  • Review customs entries and maintain customs broker metrics to measure clearance performance, and implement corrective measures;
  • Oversee order documentation and troubleshoot customs and shipping issues;
  • Determine export classification and licensing requirements;
  • Implement and maintain Corporate import and export policies;
  • Perform denied party screening;
  • Handle documentation related to visitors and employee foreign travel;
  • Maintain a customs assists log and other shipment-related logs as may be required;
  • Track RMAs and file EEIs;
  • Assist with development, implementation and maintenance of import and export compliance policies, procedures, and work instructions;
  • Conduct periodic audits and self-audits and implement corrective actions, as required;
  • Assist the Corporate Legal Department with investigations of any incidents of purported non-compliance with laws and regulations;
  • As an integral member of Trade Compliance team, perform other duties on a collateral basis, as assigned by the Director of International Trade Compliance, which may include other BUs.



  • A Bachelor’s degree is required;
  • A customs broker’s license or a degree in international trade-related field is preferred;
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience in import and/or export compliance capacity for a U.S. company, preferably in the area of commercial and defense aerospace;
  • Freight forwarding background a plus;
  • Working knowledge of U.S. Customs and export regulations and ability to apply technical knowledge of regulations to business transactions;
  • Must be highly organized, and willing to accept ownership of projects;
  • Responsive to deadlines;
  • Consistent in producing quality work;
  • Experience coordinating with other departments relating to import and export shipments;
  • Works well in a fast-paced environment with minimal day-to-day supervision;
  • U.S. person required.

Please call 562-946-2616 to apply or email your resume to Lisa at in MS Word format. 

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