Trade Compliance Specialist

JW Industrial Partners

Job Description

Our partner is a global manufacturer of industrial components for many industries including aerospace, automotive, defense, and industrial industries. Having been in business for 100+ years, they have facilities and clients in multiple countries. We are currently looking for a Trade Compliance Specialist to prepare licensing, technnical assistance agreements, manufacturing license agreements and other import/export control matters in accordance with the US Government Regulations . This position is flexible to be in one of three locations: Chicago, northern Illinois, or northern Colorado Front Range.

Job Requirements


  • Bachelors degree preferred; legal background a plus
  • 3+ years experience in an export licensing program for a large multinational company; experience in aerospace/defense a plus
  • Must have successful work history working with EAR and ITAR


  • support implementation of company's export licensing and improt clearing processes and procedures
  • serve as point of contact for export related issues to ensure compliance with EAR and ITAR
  • prepares agreements for complex business models
  • conducts routing internal export compliance autdits and reviews
  • liason with US and international government agencies