Deloitte Full Time Consultant, Global Trade Advisory- Chicago 2019 in Chicago, Illinois
Deloitte has a market leading, worldwide network of global trade specialists experienced in global trade strategy, trade automation, export controls, and import/export compliance. Deloitte s GTA practice is composed of attorneys, business and supply chain operations specialists, technology specialists, customs brokers, auditors, and trade management professionals. We operate as part of a global network of global trade professionals who help importers and exporters improve global trade compliance, pursue process efficiencies, and identify new opportunities in their global supply chains.
In an increasingly global business environment with increasingly complex businesses and operating models, our clients need to transform and enhance their global trade organizations and capabilities to not only manage compliance with import and export requirements in various countries around the globe, but also to implement effective operational management of their organization s global trade activities. Our GTA professionals help clients create such an impact to their organizations by combining technology and technical resources to uncover insights and smarter solutions for navigating a maze of import and export rules, managing compliance risks, automating global trade processes, and pursuing duty savings opportunities associated with the production, import, and export of goods around the world. Joining our GTA team could be the right step for starting your career!
What you ll do
Our GTA Consultants participate in engagements requiring global trade analysis for a variety of global trading entities and their affiliates. They work with US and multinationalcompanies, understand national and international trade requirements, and work with clients to align their trade function with their business objectives. GTA Consultantswill have the opportunity to develop and pursue leading global trade management strategies while using the latest technologies, and will contribute to the following types of projects:
analyses, assessments, and reviews for import and export compliance and transformations
business process reviews
determining and implementing cost savings opportunities, such as First Sale for Export and Foreign Trade Zones
due diligence relating to customs and trade risks and potential opportunities
post-merger integrations or spins of global trade functions
tariff and export classification reviews and tariff engineering
related party customs valuation analyses and documentation
preparation for regulatory audits
assisting clients with gaining membership in various voluntary programs, such as Importer Self-Assessment, and Reconciliation
trade security program assessments and implementations
support various global trade managed services
participate in loan staff arrangements
Responsibilities will include:
Help importers and exporters achieve worldwide global trade compliance and realize efficiencies and advantages in their global supply chain.
Work with clients to assess and transform their international trade management procedures globally.
Assist with the planning, assessment, and exploration of automated import and export solutions.
Provide Customs audit assistance and representation before global customs and trade authorities around the world.
Be part of a global team that advises US and multinational companies on global import and export strategies and compliance.
leadership, problem solving, and strong verbal and written communication skills;
ability to prioritize tasks, work on multiple assignments, and manage ambiguity;
ability to work both independently and as part of a team with professionals at all levels;
interest in international trade or international business; and
strong research, writing, communication, and project management skills.
Bachelor s Degree in one or more relevant fields:
Political Science/International Studies
Information Technology / Computer Science
Strong academic credentials (Minimum GPA of 3.0)
Relevant work experience (e.g., internships, summer positions, school jobs, research fellowships/positions)
Demonstrated interest in international trade or international business
Ability to work both independently and as part of a team with professionals at all levels
Demonstrated leadership skills;
Strong problem solving skills;
Strong research, writing, communication, and project management skills
Ability to prioritize tasks, work on multiple assignments, and manage ambiguity;
Ability to travel up to 80% both domestically and internationally
Preferred Qualifications (i.e., Valuable, but Not Required):
Advanced Degree in relevant fields:
Law (JD or LLM)
Familiarity or experience working with teams from diverse backgrounds and in multiple countries
Familiarity or experiencewith US and Non-US import regulations
Familiarity or experiencewith US and Non-US export control regulations
Familiarity or experience with Global Trade Management software such as SAP GTS, Oracle GTM, Integration Point, or Amber Road
Data management and analysis experience
Strong Microsoft suite skills (Excel, Visio, Access, PowerPoint)
Foreign language skills
Study abroad or international travel experience
Licensed customs broker and/or CUSECO certification
How you ll grow
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