Eaton Corporation GTM Lead Analyst, Import in Moon Township, Pennsylvania

Eaton Corporation is currently seeking a Global Trade Management (GTM) Lead Analyst, Import (AMER) to join our team. This position is based at any Eaton US facility with a preference for Moon Township, PA or Cleveland, OH.

Our supply chain management team creates bottom-line impact by driving cost management and operational benefits. Within our supply chain function, the GTM Lead Analyst, Import executes and advises on import activities related to Broker Governance, Importer Self-Assessment, Recordkeeping, ACE Account Management, Post Entry Claims, Supply Chain Security, Customs Bond Management, Import Audits, etc. In this position, you will act as the global trade expert for import activity related to materials, goods and technology by developing, implementing and governing international import trade policies for assigned businesses within the Americas.

Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours. LS-JS1

  • You will develop and deploy primary import compliance processes and procedures in conjunction with various other functions within Eaton and external resources.

  • You will collect and analyze various records, compile large volume sets of import reports/metrics and communicate trade compliance related policy, procedures, and economic issues that affect Eaton businesses across the Americas.

  • You will evaluate GTM Americas compliance status with various regulatory bodies including but not limited to recordkeeping, classification, FTA compliance, quantity discrepancy and related clearance and entry requirements through self-assessments and peer reviews.

  • You will undertake and independently investigate possible violations of international trade compliance regulations or policies or procedures; coordinate with GTM leaders and Legal department as required on communications with government requests for information, including assisting with government import audits and/or filing disclosures.

  • You will support the integration of Eaton businesses to review, analyze and determine required compliance with import recordkeeping, supply chain security initiatives, classification and special Customs programs.

  • You will engage with Eaton management teams on strategies and initiatives that affect GTM and provide regular reports to Corporate GTM and Division/Group leaders on the status of Eaton’s GTM programs, current initiatives, and outstanding GTM matters.

  • You will support the integration of various Eaton disciplines (Tax, Legal, Finance, Supply Chain) and operational disciplines as they relate to international trade activities.

  • You will provide regulatory guidance and training to Eaton businesses on critical 19CFR import disciplines including harmonized tariff schedule, free trade programming, entry declarations, recordkeeping, entry liquidation and re-liquidation, Customs bond management and related import disciplines.


Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, Engineering or Business Administration from an accredited institution

  • Minimum 5 years’ professional experience in trade compliance

  • Must be legally eligible to work in the United States on an on-going basis without Company sponsorship

  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position

Preferred Qualifications

  • US Brokers License

  • 1-2 years’ experience with US Customs Importer Self-Assessment program

  • 1-2 years’ experience in drafting formal correspondence with government agencies

Position Criteria

  • Familiar with US government software (e.g. ACE, D-Trade ) a plus

  • Ability to effectively communicate orally and in written word to management levels within the business including functional staffs, line level employees and government officials.

  • Strong analytical, negotiation, and influencing capabilities.

  • Ability to think critically and strong problem-solving and project/program management skills.

  • Ability to be open to challenges, new ideas, and change. Must be able to handle multiple priorities and work well under pressure.

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters.

We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Supply Chain / Logistics

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: Corporate Sector

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Schedule: Full-time

Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No

Does this position offer relocation?: No

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

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