Danaher Corporation Trade Compliance Manager (Import Export) in Nussloch, Germany

Danaher Company Description
Leica Biosystems is a global leader in workflow solutions and automation. As the only company to own the workflow from biopsy to diagnosis, we are uniquely positioned to break down the barriers between each of these steps. Our mission of “Advancing Cancer Diagnostics, Improving Lives” is at the heart of our corporate culture. Our easy-to-use and consistently reliable offerings help improve workflow efficiency and diagnostic confidence. The company is represented in over 100 countries. It has manufacturing facilities in 9 countries, sales and service organizations in 19 countries, and an international network of dealers. The company is headquartered in Nussloch, Germany. VisitLeicaBiosystems.com for more information.

Description
* Responsibility for ensuring compliance with relevant agencies governing import and export shipping regulations * Interface with new Product Development groups, Purchasing, Product Managers, regulatory and research departments to gather necessary data for product classification and shipping requirements * Owns creation and maintenance of harmonization, tariff codes and country of origin data in SAP * Effectively classifies dutiable import/export shipments to ensure compliance with all government agency rules and regulations * Applies for Import/Export Permits * Support ongoing productivity initiatives to reduce duties and taxes owed, including duty drawback programs, grouped entries and fillings * Monitor time sensitive import shipments to support selling units and DCC * Expedite clearance, dispatch and deliveries, working closely with brokers, distribution centres and carriers. * Prepare the responses to European Customs on all requirements. Seek binding rulings and file protests as needed. * Maintains and owns all relevant activities to ensure the AEO status and on-going compliance at our sites * Educate and facilitate training of the Engineering community on import compliance processes * Ensure record keeping of all required import documents * Provide notification and issue corrective actions for any issues of non-compliance * Report duty savings on Free Trade programs

Qualification
* Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, Logistics, or an Operations Management related field is a plus * 10 or more years of related work experience. * German and European regulatory import, export and re-export trade compliance experience. * Complete understanding of German import/export Regulations, including knowledge of Customs valuation, classification, entry operations, and Free Trade agreements. * Understand country of origin and marking issues, record keeping requirements, and supply chain security regulations as they relate to imports. * Extensive experience in process management and reporting. * Problem analysis and problem resolution at a strategic and functional level. * Excellent verbal and written communication in German and English, project management, and organization skills. * Strong financial and business acumen. * Excellent intrapersonal / communication skills and ability to effectively manage internal and external business partners to drive successful outcomes. * Able to data mine, SAP warehouse objects or business objects experience a plus. * Travel (required estimated % of time) 10% - 15%

Danaher Corporation Overview
Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and industrial solutions. Our globally diverse team of 59,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $16.5B in revenue last year. We are ranked #133 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 2,000% over 20 years.

At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.

Organization: Leica Biosystems
Job Function: Supply Chain / Logistics
Primary Location: Europe-Germany-Baden-Württemberg-Nussloch
Schedule: Full-time
Req ID: COR000633