Manager International Trade at Georgia Pacific

Posted in Admin - Clerical 11 days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Atlanta, Georgia

Job Description:

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A Day In The Life Typically Includes:


  • Daily business consultation and customer service to employees, drive international trade awareness, which includes providing support for all aspects of trade compliance covered by import and export regulations

  • Cultivate best practices and identify value-added opportunities

  • Proactively identify compliance gaps, escalate issues, and contribute in the process of establishing key controls

  • Initiate, coordinate and/or lead cross-functional projects (including customer service, sales, sourcing, tax, transportation, and contacts at the facilities) to accomplish core responsibilities and project goals

  • Free trade agreement qualification of products and the drafting of certificates of origin

  • Proper classification of products for import and export activities

  • Continuous improvement projects within the ITC

  • Continuous learning, promotion, and application of MBM®

  • Excellent customer service, problem-solving and communication skills

  • Collaboration with internal and external stakeholders

  • Identify opportunities to create value and cost saving measures

  • Demonstrated ability to balance priorities and keep long-term projects and goals in perspective with immediate/short-term responsibilities

  • What You Will Need:

 What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent work experience)

  • At least 4 years of experience in international trade-related activities including extensive experience with export regulations and activities

  • Experience with classification, valuation determination or free trade agreement qualification

  • Understanding of incoterms and their application

  • Excellent customer service, problem-solving, data analytics, and communication skills

  • Strong organizational and team skills

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products to include: Word, Excel, Power Point, and Outlook

What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 6+ years of experience in international trade-related activities or roles

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in International Business/Trade, Logistics or Supply Chain

  • U.S. Licensed Customs Broker or similar international trade related certification (e.g., Certified U.S. Export Compliance Officer)

  • Knowledge of global import and export regulatory compliance requirements

  • Import and export valuation services, including the tracking and declaration of additions to price paid or payable

  • International work experience

  • Experience in international logistics

  • Work experience at a customs broker or freight forwarder company

  • Fluency in foreign languages

  • Specific experience manipulating data in spreadsheets (preferred experience with macros and pivot tables)

  • Experience working with Global Trade Management software (e.g., Integration Point) 



Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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