Trade Compliance Specialist

Location Geel, Arrondissement Turnhout, Antwerp, Flanders
Discipline: Biotechnology
Job type: Permanent/Temporary
Contact name: Aimee Brenner

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Job ref: 13142
Published: about 1 month ago

Trade Compliance Specialist

A fantastic opportunity is available for a Trade Compliance Specialist to join an innovative Medical Device company in Belgium.

In his role you will be a part of the global planning department and responsible for co-ordination and execution of all activities to ensure full availability of raw materials within a challenging clinical environment. Responsible for driving trade compliance excellence in adherence to applicable EU, Belgian and US regulations pertaining to global trade as well as ensuring compliance with corporate policies. 


  • Driving trade compliance activities within the team, on site and globally
  • Execute routine trade compliance transactions and escalate exceptions
  • Driving projects from start to finish with regards to Brexit legislation, EU policy changes, and others.
  • Internal (Sourcing, Procurement, Regulatory Affairs, Quality) and external stakeholder management
  • Manage export and import shipments and maintain filing systems to manage records
  • Ensure compliant, timely, and cost-effective imports and exports


  • Bachelors or Master’s degree with a focus in Chemistry, or Logistics/Supply Chain
  • 0 - 3 years’ experience in a similar field
  • Experience in Compliance within trade is preferred
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office programs (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint)
  • Aptitude for research and investigative work
  • Customer Service skills and experience desired
  • Self-starter with ability to prioritize
  • Strong communication skills and willing to excel
  • High degree of flexibility with the ability to respond to changing priorities is important
  • Fluent in Dutch and English


Start date: ASAP
End date: 31/12/2021 with extension highly likely
Location: Geel, Belgium