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IS Business Analyst - Global Trade Compliance
Ref No.: 14-00130
Location: Warsaw, Indiana
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Experience Level: 5 Years
Start Date: 09/15/2014

A Global firm, in the Medical/manufacturing field, is looking for an "IS Business Analyst - Global Trade Compliance, " which reports to the director of global supply chain management. I am on a retained search for a hiring manager who reviewed your LinkedIN profile and asked me to gauge your interest. This is a career opportunity with a Global organization in an exciting growth Industry.

Title: IS Business Analyst - Global Trade Compliance
Position Type: Permanent
Location: Fort Wayne Indiana
Relocation Assistance: Yes
Compensation: $105 -120K plus bonus (negotiable based on experience)
Visa Status: Citien, GC or EAD

The Business Analyst leads a team of business SMEs and users in the trade and compliance area as an intermediate between business operations and trade compliance, interpreting business requirements in order to facilitate the design, implementation, maintenance, optimization and roll-out of application features and functionality enabling the business operations. In a not shell, the roe is highly customer facing, require great people skills, not very technical, manufacturing exp is great to have .

Key Accountabilities (Short List)
- Configure electronic filing of import declaration from GTS to customs authorities via Brokers
- Design and customize solution to receive Bill of Materials from the forwarder into GTS
- Oversee all activities associated with mandated compliance requirements (in alignment with demand/supply teams) including Sarbanes-Oxley, GxP, etc.
- Ensure compliance with Governmental, Corporate, SBU and departmental regulations, policies, standards, and procedures within the process area.
- Maintain a close relationship with the customer, acting as an intermediate between IT and business and providing guidance and assess requirements for additional services.

- Minimum BSc degree or equivalent in Information Systems, Information Technologies or a related business discipline.
- SAP certified in the applicable disciplines and technologies.

Work Experience:
- Minimum 5 years information system-related experience in business and trade compliance environments, preferably IT consulting background or having been key user within an international environment.

Other Experience:
- Expertise in Foreign Trade and GTS (versions including 9.0)
- Experience in all facets of Sales and Distribution module
- Configuration knowledge of FI, MM, WM, and ABAP.
- Proficient use of SAP R/3
- Excellent Presentation Skills
- SAP implementation projects and (IT) project methodologies.
- Software development lifecycle methodologies.
- Software validation in regulated industries

Michael Klein
KDS Staffing