Amgen Sr Associate Import/Export in Mississauga, Ontario
Title: Sr Associate Import/Export
Reports to: SC Manager Order-to-Cash Business Support
Global Trade Operations (GTO) is an organization within the North America Global Supply Hub function. The GTO Team is accountable for seamless integration of policy and execution activities for imports and exports in support of the entire Amgen organization to ensure our medicines are timely delivered at the right place.
Partner internally and externally to lead inbound/outbound shipments by collaborating closely with internal and external requestors, Amgen transportation and logistics, carriers, customs brokers, and government agencies
Provide expertise, consult and advise on international Customs and Other Government Agency (OGA) Import/Export requirements
Resolve commodity classification for shipments
Review shipping documentation and customs invoices for accuracy including valuation, commodity classification, and country of origin
Provide support for acquiring applicable shipment permits and licenses
Review and Resolve SAP-Global Trade Services (GTS) blocks
Respond to issue requests submitted to global import/export inbox
Assign Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS) classification codes and Export Control Classification Numbers (ECCN) to company’s commodities including drug product, raw materials, chemicals and other materials supporting the company’s business
Broker Management, KPIs and entry audits to ensure vendors maintain high speed and low error rate
Represent Global Trade at any CBSA audits
Maintain records for all Canadian imports/exports according to AMRIM document retention timelines
BS or MS degree
Canada and/or U.S. Licensed Customs Broker or experience with CBSA regulations
Experience in Customs & Trade, Logistics and/ or Supply Chain
3+ years’ experience in Trade Compliance or Import/Export operations
Experience releasing SAP GTS blocks, such as legal control and sanctioned party list
Understanding of International Customs and World Trade Organization Regulations
Proficient in key import/export processes including valuation, commodity classification, country of origin determination
Awareness of industry trends and developments in biopharmaceutical import/export compliance
Ability to build working relationships and optimally partner cross-functionally, cross-regionally and at all levels in the organization
Excellent oral and written communication, facilitation, collaboration and executive presentation skills
Knowledge and understanding of GMP regulations and GDP requirements
Proven understanding of harmonized tariff schedule and ECCN number assignments
Familiarity with FTZ Operations
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