Assures that BMW is in compliance with the laws and regulations of US Customs and Border Protection, Bureau of Industry and Security, and all other government agencies that impact trade compliance. Drives efforts to minimize expenses, reduce delays and secure the various supply chains with which BMW is involved. Supports the customs and export control governance efforts and ensures that all BMW entities operating in the US are fully compliant with US
trade compliance regulations. Implements customs and export control processes and projects as assigned by management to include providing systems development support (requirements/design/testing). Maintains customs and export control process documentation and work instructions in accordance with management approvals. Enables, runs and operates processes and systems as related to customs and export control. Monitors processes performed by external service provider(s) to ensure compliance with regulations.
Identifies process gaps/inefficiencies/improvements, communicates to
management and implements solutions as aligned with management. Drives efforts to minimize expenses, reduce delays and secure the various supply chains with which BMW is involved as aligned with management. Attends continuing professional education as required for customs and export control compliance and monitors the latest developments in US trade compliance legislation. Develops effective BMW network and US Customs partnerships as relevant for customs and export control processes and projects. Cross trains and provides back up to the customs and export control team. Supports internal and external trade compliance audit activities as assigned by management.
Supports risk assessments to identify customs and export control related
compliance concerns and supports implementation of their resolution. Serves as a consultant and provides necessary services to other departments concerning customs and export control issues. Supports standardization and harmonization of customs and export control compliance operations and processes within US BMW entities in the assigned field/responsibility. Understands and models VPS (Value Added Production System) Principles and concepts of Standard Work and Problem Solving. Adheres to 5S and Safety Standards and Principles.
Performs other duties as assigned by management.