Sr. Associate Global Trade Ops

Location Netherlands
Discipline: Biotechnology
Job type: Temporary/Freelance
Contact name: Daria Petrova

Contact email:
Job ref: 19110
Published: 25 days ago
Global Trade Operations (GTO) is an organization within the Global Supply Hub Europe 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 Salesforce
  • 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 Customs and/or Other Government Agency (OGA) Import audits or visits
  • Maintain records for imports/exports according to document retention timelines
  • Master’s degree OR Bachelor’s degree and 2 years of 1+ years’ experience in Trade Compliance or Import/Export operations
  • Licensed Customs Broker or experience with International Customs and World Trade Organization Regulations
  • Experience in Customs & Trade, Logistics and/ or Supply Chain
  • Experience releasing SAP GTS blocks, such as legal control and sanctioned party list
  • Proficient in key import/export processes including valuation, commodity classification, country of origin determination