EasyExport™ is seeking a Director of Export-Import Classification.
This is a full-time work-from-home position.
The Director of Export-Import Classification will supervise EasyExport's product classification specialists and operations, working under the management of the Executive Director, Compliance and Operations and the CEO.
EasyExport uses proprietary systems and methods to assign export and import classification codes to products EasyExport merchants offer for international sale. These codes enable EasyExport's software to process online export sales automatically so goods can be shipped to purchasers in 82 countries in compliance with export and import regulations.
The primary responsibilities of the Director of Export-Import Classification, will include the following:
Supervise EasyExport’s product classification operations, as described above and below.
Learn EasyExport’s proprietary method for classifying products and classify products as required.
Train and supervise classification specialists.
Manage classification specialists to achieve specified performance metrics.
Assist in managing workflow in Classification Operations to consistently meet Company performance metrics.
Resolve classification issues escalated by classification specialists.
Prepare and submit CJs and CCATS when required; interact with BIS and DDTC staff and EasyExport merchants as required in connection with these matters.
Interface with customers on questions relating to customer-provided product lists and product attributes.
Research and catalogue import permit regulations and program them into EasyExport’s software in accordance with EasyExport's proprietary methodology.
Draft, revise and improve country-specific FAQs for countries in EasyExport’s service territory.
Collaborate with EasyExport’s CEO and Executive Director, Compliance and Operations in writing blogs.
Stay current on relevant portions of the Export Administration Regulations, International Traffic in Arms Regulations, Schedule B and HTS codes and import regulations in EasyExport’s service territory.
Collaborate with EasyExport’s data scientists and software engineers in the improvement of EasyExport’s classification methods and technology.
Participate in the creation, maintenance and improvement of documentation and training materials pertaining to EasyExport’s classification methods and processes.
Participate in the development and implementation of a continuous self-audit program to verify the accuracy of EasyExport’s product classifications.
Assist in the preparation of voluntary disclosures and voluntary self-disclosures when requested.
Communicate with EasyExport partners in other countries as required.
Collaborate with other members of EasyExport’s management team in regularly scheduled company meetings and otherwise.
Contribute to the development and improvement of compliance best practices by EasyExport’s operations team.
The ideal candidate will have:
3 or more years of hands-on experience with export licensing and export compliance in the firearms industry
Extensive familiarity with firearms and firearm components
Extensive familiarity with the ITAR, EAR, Schedule B and HTS codes
Very strong work ethic
Desire to play a meaningful role in growing a new business quickly with a team of exciting and highly motivated colleagues
Compensation and Benefits
Competitive base salary
100% bonus potential based on personal and company performance
Paid vacations and holidays
"Simple IRA" plan with company match (starting 2022)
EasyExport™ is a young, highly innovative company on a mission to make lawful international sales possible for U.S. merchants who sell firearms, firearm parts, rifle scopes and related products online. Complex export and import regulations prevent most American merchants from selling their products online internationally even though there are lawful firearm owners throughout the world who want to buy them. EasyExport was created to solve this problem so American merchants can participate in the global ecommerce boom. EasyExport’s software ties into merchants' online stores and automatically processes international transactions for export and import regulatory requirements. EasyExport operations personnel classify products, vet and approve purchasers, process export licenses and import permits, and assist merchants with shipping matters.