This job listing has expired and the position may no longer be open for hire.

Sr Customs Brok Rep (STTAS Class Analyst) at UPS

Posted in Transportation 30+ days ago.

Location: Southfield, Michigan





Job Description:

STTAS, a UPS Company (formally UPS Trade Management Services) is currently seeking a Sr. Customs Brokerage Representative to impact the business by mastering import/export regulations. The ideal candidate will possess a Customs Broker License or be currently pursuing a license from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection. This position offers on the job training in the areas of import/export classification, NAFTA origin verification projects and other FTA eligibility programs, and various customer specific compliance projects.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Classifies import products under the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS)
  • Substantiates classification decisions using General Rules of Interpretation (GROI), Explanatory Notes, CROSS (Customs Rulings Online Search System) and other resources
  • Engages in Country of Origin verification projects, contact suppliers to obtain correct Country of Origin for customers' products
  • Determines eligibility for various FTA programs, including AALA and other regulatory programs
  • Manages and organizes product databases and classification information in Excel and Access
  • Enters product classifications and substantiation into proprietary operating system
  • Coordinates daily activities with TMS team members and project supervisor
  • Communicates proactively with customers including educating customers on regulatory procedures

Knowledge and Skills

  • Strong knowledge of US Customs and Border Protection Regulations 
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment under minimal supervision with a high attention to detail
  • Strong analytical, verbal/written communication, customer service, and time management skills
  • Bachelor's Degree (or internationally comparable degree) - Preferred
  • International Trade, Logistics or Freight Forwarding experience - Preferred
  • Previous experience with classification and/or FTA determination - Preferred
  • Proficient foreign language skills - Preferred

UPS is an equal opportunity employer. UPS does not discriminate on the basis of race/color/religion/sex/national origin/veteran/disability/age/sexual orientation/gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law