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Job Title:  Import and Export Compliance Analyst

Req ID:  20692
Job Category:  Supply Chain Management

Mentor, OH, US, 44060


At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

The Import and  Export Compliance Analyst is responsible for the Import and Export regulatory compliance.  The position supports STERIS’ import and export activities through monitoring and maintaining the STERIS Compliance Program.  The position ensures that STERIS international shipments are handled in an efficient manner while meeting all international Customs and U.S. government export and import laws.

What you will do

•    Maintain and update the STERIS Harmonized Classification Database as required
•    Properly classify STERIS products with the correct harmonized code for Customs entry
•    Provide answers & information to STERIS Customs brokers as it relates to Compliance and other government agency inquiries
•    Ensure STERIS importations are compliant with the U.S. and Canadian import regulations in all areas – including but not limited to: valuation, country of origin, trade preference programs, reported quantities and packaging markings.
•    Procure all required information for participation in all Trade Preference programs as required and ensure STERIS products properly qualify, should STERIS participate in one or more program.  Provide and maintain any and all certification surrounding the participation in such program(s)
•    File and maintain the claims for all STERIS shipments when needed
•    File Commodity Classification Automated Tracking System (CCATS) to obtain the proper Export Control Classification Number (ECCN)
•    Gain working knowledge of STERIS compliance system, Integration Point.
o    Perform compliance checks as required.
o    Evaluate compliance failures for correctness and override failure if not valid after investigation.
o    Address issues and assist users with operating the system.
•    Prepare Customs invoices when required to support the movement of STERIS cargo
•    Calculate and submit to brokers reconciliation valuation timely
•    Ensure STERIS participation and maintenance in various Customs security programs as deemed necessary.
•    Provide insurance certificates and steel mill applications as required.
•    Assist the Import & Export Compliance Supervisor in the evaluation of Customs brokers and international transportation providers.
•    Provide assistance to all STERIS Internal/External Customers as it relates to resolving issues relating to Customs or export regulation issues to or from a STERIS or STERIS supplier/vendor facility

What you need to be successful

•    Bachelor’s Degree in related field and 2 years of experience in Customs related activity, OR 6 years of experience in Customs related activity in lieu of degree
•    Experience working with Harmonized Tariff Codes and Schedules. (HTS)
•    Demonstrated proficiency using personal computer applications, with at least one year experience using MS Office Applications in a Windows environment 
•    Ability to effectively work with Excel spreadsheets using formulas and functions
•    Excellent written and oral communication skills with the ability to effectively and tactfully interact with customers and others at all levels of the organization and in outside agencies.
•    Effective decision making, problem solving and organizational skills
•    Ability to multi-task in a fast paced, results driven environment
•    Customs broker license and/or knowledge in international transportation processes is preferred
What STERIS Offers
The opportunity to join a company that will invest in you for the long-term. STERIS couldn’t be where it is today without our incredible people. That’s why we share in our success together by rewarding you for your hard work. Hiring people who are in it for the long run with STERIS is our ultimate goal. We do this by providing competitive salaries, healthcare benefits, tuition assistance, paid-time off, holidays, matching 401(k), annual merit, and incentive plans.  Join us and help write our next chapter.



STERIS is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) organization with approximately 12,000 associates worldwide and operates in more than 100 countries.

If you need assistance completing the application process, please call 1 (440) 392.7047. This contact information is for accommodation inquiries only and cannot be used to check application status.

STERIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We are committed to equal employment opportunity and the use of affirmative action programs to ensure that persons are recruited, hired, trained, transferred and promoted in all job groups regardless of race, color, religion, age, disability, national origin, citizenship status, military or veteran status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, and any other category protected by federal, state or local law.  We are not only committed to this policy by our status as a federal government contractor, but also we are strongly bound by the principle of equal employment opportunity.

The full affirmative action program, absent the data metrics required by § 60-741.44(k), shall be available to all employees and applicants for employment for inspection upon request. The program may be obtained at your location’s HR Office during normal business hours.

Req ID:  20692
Job Category:  Supply Chain Management

Mentor, OH, US, 44060

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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