Principal International Trade Compliance Analyst

Northrop Grumman
  • Location
    Woodland Hills, California
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Nov 05

Position description

Northrop Grumman Navigation, Targeting & Survivability Division is seeking an International Trade Compliance Analyst 3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. The position is located in Woodland Hills, CA. The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Export/Import Management organization, working to ensure compliance with export laws that enhance foreign policy and protects national security.

  • Develops and manages comprehensive internal export and import controls to ensure compliance with US and foreign regulations in the conduct of international marketing, sales, supply chain and other business activities.
  • Assures that transactions comply with government regulations and internal procedures by conducting gate reviews for technical data, foreign travel, foreign visits and export/import shipments.
  • Establishes business processes for submitting to and obtaining from the US government all necessary export and import licenses, permits, certifications, and technology release determinations.
  • Maintains applicable trade compliance records in accordance with regulatory requirements.
  • Supports law department in investigating and resolving compliance problems, questions, or complaints.
  • Establishes and maintains training and audit assessment programs to ensure implementation and effectiveness of internal controls.
  • Generates performance metrics for export and import processes.
  • Participates in training and audit assessment programs to ensure implementation and effectiveness of internal controls.
  • Exercises good judgment to seek management support and guidance as needed, including collaborating on decisions that have the potential to be high visibility or impact.


Typical Minimum Education / Experience: 6 Years with Bachelors; 4 Years with Masters

Basic Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and Export Administration Regulations (EAR)
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication (written and verbal) skills
  • Demonstrate a track record of paying close attention to detail
  • US citizen with ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Defense (DOD) Secret Security Clearance
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with OCR's EASE software
  • Experience with use of/authorizing ITAR exemptions and EAR exceptions
  • Experienced and comfortable providing training in person or via virtual methods (e.g., LiveMeeting)
  • Ability to participate in corporate-wide working groups for new procedures, regulatory changes, etc.
  • Able to learn and use new web-based applications including work flows and databases
  • Experience with making Jurisdiction and Classification determinations

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