Principal Compliance Specialist - Import/Export

BAE Systems, Inc. is searching for a highly motivated and career-driven individual to join the team as a Principal Import Export Analyst in our in the Corporate Legal Department. The location for this position is in Arlington, VA.

BAE Systems, Inc.‘s International Trade Compliance function is part of the International Compliance Team in the Corporate Legal Department. The team consists of a Director, International Trade Compliance and two Principal Import Export Analysts (including this open position), and an International Trade Compliance Coordinator, and reports into the VP & Associate General Counsel, International Compliance.

The Principal Import Export Analysts supports the Director, International Trade Compliance with conducting periodic reviews and audits of BAE Systems, Inc. business units, and provide recommendations and guidance to company personnel involved in international trade activities. The ideal individual will also serve as a liaison between the corporate office and the businesses in the conduct of inquires relating to non-compliant international trade activities. The position involves some travel and frequent interaction with business personnel from across the company.

Minimum Education and Experience Bachelor’s Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience Required Skills and Education Strong academic qualifications, including a Bachelor’s degree

3+ years of prior substantive experience with export controls laws, regulations and licensing; including the Arms Export Control Act and the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAITAR), the Commerce Export Control Regulations (EAR), OFAC Sanctions, and other U.S. Government international trade legislation and regulation.

Strong writing skills

Strong interpersonal skills

Strong organizational skills

Ability to obtain a Security Clearance at the Secret Level

Domestic and International Travel (30% of time)

Preferred Skills and Education Masters degree

Prior experience conducting export compliance audits and reviews at a defense or related industry

About BAE Systems, Inc. BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. People are the greatest asset in any Company. BAE Systems is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression


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