UPS Trade Mgmt Ops Ser Mgr (Mgr III, Expt/Class) STTAS in Southfield, Michigan

UPS Supply Chain Solutions is currently seeking a TMA III/Senior Export Operations Manager to impact the business by providing exemplary service to external clients. The ideal candidate will have in-depth knowledge and experience in complying with the EAR, ITAR and the sanctions programs administered and enforced by OFAC, along with Project Management experience.

This TMA III/Senior Export Compliance Manager is a resident subject matter expert within their functional area for global export operations, serving in a project management role by engaging clients on complex export compliance issues. He/She strategizes and collaborates with clients to identify opportunities for improvement with in export operation, drives change and process improvement internally and externally for the client, and performs daily operations for client needs. The TMA III/Senior Export Compliance Manager supports jurisdiction, classification and licensing determinations; provides license application assistance/guidance; drafts and submits (when applicable) Commodity Classification Determination Requests (i.e.; CCATS) to BIS and assists with Commodity Jurisdiction Determination for submission to DDTC; provides in-person and web-based training; conducts Export Compliance Assessments (self-audits); and provides other export compliance services to both internal and external clients as well as U.S. and foreign government officials, as needed.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Assists internal and external clients with jurisdiction, classification and licensing determinations

  • Assists clients in obtaining licenses and other authorizations, namely from BIS and DDTC

  • Conducts internal commodity jurisdiction determination (CJ) reviews and, when applicable, preparing and submitting formal CJ review requests

  • Conducts export compliance reviews

  • Provides clients with guidance related to disclosing and correcting matters of non-compliance

  • Provides project management support as per client contract requirements

  • Provides export compliance training

  • Performs due diligence related to mergers and acquisitions

  • Creates export compliance policies and procedures

Knowledge and Skills

  • Demonstrated proficiency in functional area(s) (jurisdiction/classification/licensing determinations, etc.)

  • Demonstrated initiative, positive attitude and commitment to personal, team and company goals

  • Forward-thinking and possesses the ability to identify process improvements

  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment with a high attention to detail

  • Strong research, analytical, verbal/written communication, customer service, and time management skills

  • Intermediate knowledge and use of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Access, if necessary)

  • CUSECO certification with extensive export knowledge and experience both at an Importer/Exporter and with a service provider

  • Strong knowledge of U.S. or non-U.S. export controls, including but not limited to International Traffic in Arms Regulations, Export Administration Regulations, Foreign Trade Regulations, and the sanctions programs administered and enforced by OFAC

  • Minimum of five (5) years of general office experience - Preferred

UPS is an equal opportunity employer. UPS does not discriminate on the basis of race/color/religion/sex/national origin/veteran/disability/age/sexual orientation/gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law


Category: Logistics, Professional

Requisition Number: 181967

Location: Southfield,Michigan