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Career Category: Aerospace, Compliance, Contracts, Export, Government, Military
Posted Date: 2009-12-16
Location: Vancouver
Our client, a global provider of advanced information services is expanding. They are looking to add a Legal Specialist – Export Compliance to their Legal and Regulatory Compliance Group.

Reporting to the Director of Legal & Regulatory Compliance, you will be responsible for all compliance matters related to the legal and regulatory issues.

Your responsibilities will include:
•Preparing complex, multiparty licenses and agreements with minimum supervision
•Providing strategic consultation and guidance to management on decisions that have regulatory impact
•Ensuring compliance with Canadian export regulations, as well as supporting U.S. Customs regulations, ITAR and BIS regulations on Imports and Exports, including reporting, order processing, recordkeeping, auditing, monitoring and screening
•Assisting with the development of licensing strategies for major international programs
•Ensuring that administrative and regulatory requirements related to compliance are met
•Co-ordinating with internal and external counsel
•Substantial interaction with Program Managers and Contracts Managers
•Conducting training and developing focus training for programs and/or functions


You are the ideal candidate if you:
•Have experience with regulated business in Canada or other jurisdictions
•Have 1-5 years experience with export compliance or contracting
•Are familiar with government contracts and agreements
•Have excellent writing and interpersonal communication skills
•Have demonstrated ability to make independent judgments regarding the interpretation and application of regulations
•Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
•Are a team player, ability to work independently while meeting deadlines
•Experience working in a Defence/Aerospace company an asset
•Familiarity with Canadian and US Customs Regulations and US Export Administration Regulations or other compliance areas a strong asset

If this describes you, and you are interested in joining a fast-paced organization that provides a competitive compensation and benefits package, send us your details.



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