Trade Compliance Manager
Alumeco offers professional challenges and development, exciting work tasks and, in particular, good career opportunities that prove to be a match for our employees' ambitions. We offer a healthy workplace with good workplace relations and daily round with opportunities for healthy food, including fresh fruits every day. Alumeco conducts an employee satisfaction survey at regular intervals and applies a constructive approach to the results in order to ensure continued focus on welfare and balance at the company.
Our vision is to be No.1 - by creating competitiveness for our partners. Our mission is to achieve profitability by providing the metal consuming industry with competent counselling, on-time deliveries, reduced working capital and high flexibility. Through reliable and dedicated employees we optimize sourcing, customization and distribution of aluminium, copper and brass alloys.
Our organisation is characterised by short, uncomplicated decision-making channels, direct communication, and an open tone of communication with informal problem-solving. Alumeco is a flat, sales-driven organisation powered by its focus on good service, also in between colleagues.
We arrange social events on an annual basis and support participation in, e.g. the annual Adventure Race in Odense, the DHL Relay Race (Odense), as well as other corporate sports events. The company also organises departmental events, as well as the traditional annual Christmas lunch, which is held every fourth year together with all of the Group's subsidiaries. These activities contribute to reinforcing a feeling of solidarity across the organisation.
Customers are the top priority and the focus point of Alumeco's work, and we make targeted efforts to offer and maintain a high service level for our customers and meet their expectations of us as a cooperation partner. This is why we are searching for new, qualified, and ambitious employees who can make a contribution to Alumeco's daily operation and continued development.
Below you'll find a list of vacant position we are currently looking to fill. For additional information, click the position that is of interest to you:
Trade Compliance Manager
Do you have experience in trade compliance and can you lead import/export compliance projects? Then we have an exciting opportunity for you, in a newly created position, to implement a trade compliance program within the Alumeco Group.
The Alumeco Group is a group of trading companies with subsidiaries in twelve countries, all having great diversity of trading and cross-border movements. The Trade Compliance Manager will be based at our Headquarters in Odense, Denmark, as part of our Group Legal.
Your overall focus will be to develop, implement and continuously strengthen the corporate customs and trade compliance program in the Alumeco Group. Furthermore, you will ensure recordkeeping and create a well-documented customs control environment in the Group.
The Trade Compliance Manager will be providing regulatory interpretation, compliance initiatives, training and guidance in the Group. Your work task will include:
- Lead trade compliance projects; e.g. AEO certifications
- Coordinate and participate in regular and periodic compliance reviews, assessments and audits (internal and external) of corporate import and export
- Serve as liaison with national government agencies/representatives for guidance, interpretations and resolvement of any trade compliance deficiencies (the "go-between" company and government agencies)
- Develop, monitor and analyze key performance indicators (KPI's)
- Stay updated on regulatory changes, participate in external forums/conferences relevant to regulations
- Collaboration with relevant stakeholders across the organization and the Group Companies, to ensure organizational awareness of customs processes and compliance requirements
- Identify development needs to fill gaps (identify red flags in operations)
- Direct corrective actions as necessary to follow measures
You should expect 25-30 travel days annually.
As a candidate, you have minimum 3-5 years’ experience in compliance and customs and/or logistics. You have preferably worked with product classification, import and export control licensing (e.g. Dual-use products and military applications), preference/non-preference origin management and safeguard measures.
Your educational background is most likely commercial law and customs counselling or a Bachelor's or Master's degree in business of international studies, but can also hold another relevant educational background.
You have preferably knowledge of SAP ECC 6.0 as well as proficiency in use of Microsoft Office products. You are fluent in English and Danish language skills will be considered a plus.
As a person, you are analytical and organized, with the ability to apply theories to business transactions. You work with a high level of integrity, persistence and with attention to details.
You have strong communication skills, work independently as well as collaboratively and can navigate with various stakeholders in different countries.
In Alumeco we offer an exciting opportunity to influence on your job content and with possibilities to develop professionally and personally. Our decision paths are short and direct, and we prioritize internal development, a good and positive working environment.
We work in an open informal office environment with our own canteen, free fruit and support social events.
If you have further questions about the job please contact Head of Legal, Line Errebo (tel.: +45 27 14 14 47). We are looking forward to receiving your application and CV as soon as possible as we invite for interviews continuously.
Alumeco A/S is a well consolidated international wholesaler with head office in Odense, Denmark and daughter companies in Europe, North America and China. We supply aluminum, copper and brass for the metal consuming industries worldwide. We engage more than 1.000 committed employees. Our values that characterize our work are: Business sense, customer focus and dedication. For more information about our company, CSR policy etc. please visit: www.alumeco.com .
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