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

Job ID: 72822BR

City: East Hartford

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Corporate Careers, Interns/Co-Ops, Legal

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

Pratt & Whitney, a recognized leading producer of the world’s most powerful jet engines, is looking for dedicated individuals to support our organization.

If you aspire to work in a dynamic environment and possess the motivations to convert new ideas into practice, this may be the opportunity you’ve been looking for.

Have you considered what it may be like to work at Pratt & Whitney? We have a rare opportunity for a talented International Trade Compliance Specialist to be based in E. Hartford, CT.

Do you wish you could put your expertise to better use? If you are ready for a challenge, then we encourage you to apply. We demand quality in all we do, this is part of our success in the Aerospace Industry.

Your Responsibilities:

You will be responsible for working closely with the business to develop process solutions to ITC issues.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Export Authorizations Management: manage export authorizations International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) agreements, licenses, and exemptions; EAR licenses and exceptions), work with drafters to 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 for applications and 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 ongoing business activities

  • Provide Military Engines customers day-to-day guidance as well as formal training in trade compliance subject matter areas

  • 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 development, and implementation of key policies and procedures

  • Follow standardized processes to determine root cause and corrective actions for process improvements based on data, process failures and other related investigation recommendations

  • 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 to ensure they are updated and trained as required

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Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • 3+ years’ experience with interpreting and applying ITAR and EAR and other applicable laws and regulations governing international trade

  • US Person (Green Card Holder or US Citizen) due to program requirements

Preferred Qualifications:

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

  • Experience and understanding of regulations governing international trade, and applying that to managing authorizations

  • Fundamental understanding of customs/import laws and non-U.S. trade compliance regulation and Export Control Reform

  • Strong analytical, project management, and problem-solving skills

  • Validated effective utilization of ACE/continuous improvement tools to drive process improvements

  • Strong technical and analytical skills

  • Craft clear communication

  • Creative troubleshooting skills

  • Possess excellent judgment and professional maturity

  • Multi-tasking abilities, have a client focus, adaptive, and work effectively in a time sensitive and dynamic environment

Education: Bachelor's Degree

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, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • 3+ years’ experience with interpreting and applying ITAR and EAR and other applicable laws and regulations governing international trade

  • US Person (Green Card Holder or US Citizen) due to program requirements

Preferred Qualifications:

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

  • Experience and understanding of regulations governing international trade, and applying that to managing authorizations

  • Fundamental understanding of customs/import laws and non-U.S. trade compliance regulation and Export Control Reform

  • Strong analytical, project management, and problem-solving skills

  • Validated effective utilization of ACE/continuous improvement tools to drive process improvements

  • Strong technical and analytical skills

  • Craft clear communication

  • Creative troubleshooting skills

  • Possess excellent judgment and professional maturity

  • Multi-tasking abilities, have a client focus, adaptive, and work effectively in a time sensitive and dynamic 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, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.