Deloitte Global Trade Advisory, Imports – Senior Consultant in Chicago, Illinois
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And our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business and your clients will be heard.Do you enjoy providing powerful business solutions to some of the world's most well-known and respected companies, including more than 75 percent of the Fortune 100? Would you like to join one of the leading professional services organizations in the U.S. with aworldwide network of professionals who specializein effectively managing global trade decisions and obligations, and providing strategic significance to our clients global supply chain? If this is you, come travel the world in our world! What you ll doAs a Senior Consultant on our CGT team, you will participate in engagements requiring tax analysis for a variety of entities and their affiliates; you will work with U.S. and multinationalcompanies, understand national and international trade requirements, and align client trade functions with their business objectives; with theopportunity to develop and pursue creative strategies using the latest technologies. Additional responsibilities include:Working with clients to assess and potentially automate their international trade management procedures within all major trading regions.Helping importers and exporters achieve worldwide compliance and realize efficiencies and advantages in their global supply chain.Advising U.S. and foreign multinational companies on global import and export strategies and compliance.Planning and compliance assistance, and exploration of automated import and export solutions.Supply chain efficiency planning including trade and security, customs valuation planning, first sale for export planning, and the analysis of transfer pricing policies to work toward compliance with customs valuation requirements.Duty-reduction planning such as foreign trade zones, bonded warehouses, free trade programs, duty drawback, and preferential trade agreements.Process improvement planning and implementation assistance.Customs audit assistance and representation before global customs and trade authorities around the world. The teamOur Customs and Global Trade practice is a national practice within Deloitte Tax LLP's International Tax business, and advises U.S. and foreign multinational companies on global import and export strategies, compliance, and trade automation. The Customs and Global Trade practice is composed of attorneys, operations experts, customs brokers, auditors, and trade management professionals who help importers and exporters achieve worldwide compliance and realize efficiencies and advantages in their global supply chain. The group works with clients to assess and potentially automate their international trade management procedures within all major trading regions. QualificationsRequired2 years importsexperience (i.e., operational, government, law firm, consulting)Bachelor s degree in a business-related field with strong academic credentials(ideally 3.2 GPA)Demonstrated leadership and problem solving skills; and the ability to prioritize tasks, work on multiple assignments, and manage ambiguityRelevant work experience (i.e., internships, summer positions, school jobs)Ability to work both independently and as part of a team with professionals at all levelsDemonstrated interest in international trade or international businessExperience with U.S. import regulations; working knowledge of non-U.S. import control is helpfulExperience with ITAR and EAR, and preferably also OFACStrong research, writing, verbal communication, and project management skillsData management and analysis experienceFamiliarity with global trade management software as well as software aptitude in Access, Excel, and/or VisioAble to travel up to 50% PreferredPrior Big 4 experienceAdvanced degree such asMST, MAcc, JD, or LLMForeign language skills or study abroad experienceExperience with SAP, Oracle, and other enterprise resource planning systemsCertified U.S. Import Compliance Officer (CUSECO) or other certification or licensure is required for promotion How you ll growAt Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. 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