Trade Compliance Analyst

Harris Corporation
  • Location
    Clifton, New Jersey
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Aug 07

Position description

Harris Corporation provides advanced, technology-based solutions that solve government and commercial customers' mission critical challenges. The company has approximately $8 billion in annual revenue and about 23,000 employees — including 9,000 engineers and scientists — supporting customers in more than 125 countries.

The Electronic Systems Segment is seeking a qualified candidate to join the Harris Trade Compliance team as a Trade Compliance Analyst. This individual will be responsible for providing Trade Compliance support to the Electronic Systems segment or a subordinate Business Unit, this includes but is not limited to:

  • Interpreting U.S. trade regulations (ITAR, EAR, OFAC, ATF and Customs) and providing necessary guidance to internal customers.
  • Interfacing with program managers, internal functions (Human Resources, Supply Chain, Information Systems, etc.) and senior leadership to ensure all work processes are in compliance U.S. Trade regulations.
  • Drafting, submitting and managing export licenses, technical assistance agreements, commodity jurisdiction and classification requests, as required to support business initiatives.
  • Reviewing and approving international shipments, foreign travel, incoming foreign visitors, release of technology and technical data, to ensure compliance with applicable U.S. regulations and Harris policies and procedures.
  • Providing ad hoc export training.
  • Assisting with internal audits.
  • Reporting violations to the Electronic System Empowered Official.
  • Drafting voluntary self-disclosures as needed.
  • Business travel required: 10%


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in International Relations, Business Administration, Finance, Accounting or Engineering, 10+ years of relevant  experience and practical knowledge in:
    • U.S. trade regulations (ITAR, EAR, OFAC and Customs) with demonstrated prior experience working in a trade compliance role.
    • Use of D-Trade, SNAP-R and ACE.
    • International shipping and Customs procedures.
    • Use of license exemption and exceptions.
    • Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook) and SharePoint.
    • Export classification of goods, services and information and product database management.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Proficiency in EASE export administration and licensing software.
  • Knowledgeable in avionics and Electronic Warfare.
  • Knowledgeable in Foreign Military Sales (FMS).
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to interface with personnel at all levels, both verbally and in writing.
  • Exhibits a high attention to detail, integrity and discretion.

Application instructions

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