Import/Export Trade Specialist – #01CGT
Monsanto???s Global Supply Chain Trade and Compliance organization is looking for an Import/Export Trade Specialist to manage the day to day interaction and coordination of the export of seed and non-seed (chemical, specialized, research) items exiting the US through arrival in destination country. This position reports to the North America Global Trade Lead.Key Responsibilities: With minimal supervision, perform Export documentation activities and functions in compliance with organizational policies, procedures, goals and objectives.Demonstrate the ability to adjust to variable tasks in order to meet efficiency standards, and report any non-compliant issues to the T&C Lead or the T&C ManagerEnsure all export Phytosanitary Certificates are maintained and organized for retrievalPrepare documents/legalizations and accompanying correspondence based on the received orders and order documentsPrepare transport orders and make arrangements concerning capacity and loading/unloading timesInvoice customers, both domestic and internationalValidate all documents required for shipping internationally to assigned destinationsEnsure that all product flow meets international trade compliance requirements and that document controls are in place to support full trade complianceProvide reporting and analytical support for other trade team initiatives, as necessaryEnsure importing / exporting country (customer / Monsanto site) requirements can be met in a compliant and expedient mannerHandles complex regions global trade accountsQualifications:Required Skills/Experience:Bachelor???s Degree (or higher)3+ years experience and knowledgeable in Import, Export, Trade & ComplianceAbility to read and write English with excellent verbal and written (via correspondence/email) communication skills.Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (with emphasis in Excel and Word) and strong computer skillsMaintain knowledge of applicable laws, regulations, and standards related to APHIS, Customs and Border Protection, USDA and other government agency laws and regulationsDesired Skills/Experience:Degree discipline in Business Administration, Logistics, Manufacturing, International Commerce, or related fieldSAP knowledge highly desiredExperience with agricultural and / or chemical products a plusApply for this job.