United Technologies Corporation International Trade Compliance Specialist in East Hartford, Connecticut

Job ID: 49375BR

City: East Hartford

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Legal

Job Type: Full-Time


The International Trade Compliance (ITC) Specialist is responsible for working closely with the business to develop process solutions to ITC issues.

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Export Authorizations Management: Draft and manage export authorizations (ITAR agreements, licenses, and exemptions; EAR licenses and exceptions), ensure timely submission and monitor status through the application, activation and management processes. Work closely with business unit customers and stakeholders to ensure that, for each application, all required information is obtained and applications are complete and accurate. Support activation, management, and close-out of agreements and licenses.

  • Maintain a good relationship with program counterparts and be aware of the program developments to ensure export authorization needs are recognized in advance and addressed on a timely basis to support on-going business activities.

  • Implement required standard work, coordinate export requirements with program and export management, ensure compliance with company policies and U.S. import and export regulations in relation to hardware, technical data, and defense services.

  • Participate in Pratt & Whitney ITC activities including: audits, internal investigations, corrective actions, communications, training, and implementation of key policies and procedures. Follow standardized processes and maintain compliance controls.

  • Participate, as required, in the ITC initiatives and process improvement projects to ensure that business unit needs and requirements are sufficiently addressed.

  • Ensure that authorization users are trained and aware of the requirements and coverage of authorizations. Interact with foreign parties as required to ensure they are updated and trained per company policy.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • 4 years of experience and understanding of the ITAR and EAR regulations governing international trade.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with the application and management of export authorizations including use of internal and external IT tools (D-Trade/SNAP-R/OCR-EASE, etc.) is preferred.

  • Excellent interpersonal, communication (written and verbal), analytical thinking, problem-solving and presentation skills.

  • Good interpersonal, communication and presentation skills.

  • Ability to manage and meet multiple goals, plans and milestones.

  • Professional maturity to work with minimal daily supervision while balancing numerous priorities.

  • Ability to work in a team environment.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.