Caterpillar, Inc. Regional Trade Compliance Manager in Shanghai, China
Regional Trade Compliance Manager
Accountable for the trade compliance program for the Asia/Pacific Region reporting to the Global Trade Compliance Operations Manager.
Resource to have accountability and ownership of all trade operations processes within region.
Provide leadership and management of local trade operations teams.
Primary point of contact with the PSLD Trade advisory teams on Asia Pacific trade matters.
Regional Subject Matter Expert for all areas of trade compliance operationsl
Responsible for overseeing and ensuring local teams meet all requirements of the corporate program.
Develop and maintain standard procedures and performance metrics
Support and oversee a utomation initiatives and special projects to improve process efficiency and risk management.
Implement, Manage and Review the application of Duty Optimization Projects
Manage the performance of service providers including customs brokers, freight forwarders, contractors, and consultants.
Provide support for and oversight for daily custom clearance activities
Collaborate with the procurement team and Global Customs Advisory team on sourcing events
Provide oversight for export control requirements including screening, classification, and license management
Regional c oordinator for Supply Chain Security programs (i.e. C-TPAT, Trusted Trader)
Responsible for establishing and ensuring consistent application of trade operation procedures in alignment with local regulations
Provide support and oversight for changes in brokers and forwarders
Provide support for regional duty suspension regimes and associated reporting to customs.
Bachelor degree in business, supply chain, or related fieldBachelor degree in business, supply chain, or related field
Minimum of 5 years of experience in import/export administration including classification, free trade agreements, duty drawback, and auditing.Minimum of 5 years of experience in import/export administration including classification, free trade agreements, duty drawback, and auditing.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to collaborate across multiple organizationsExcellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to collaborate across multiple organizations
Strong analytical skills and attention to detailStrong analytical skills and attention to detail
Prior leadership experiencePrior leadership experience
- Previous experience in leadership in a multi-national company a strong plus
EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals – including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.
Primary Location China-Shanghai-Shanghai
Relocation assistance is not available for this position. Any relocation costs incurred would be the responsibility of the selected applicant.
Req ID: 190002S7