Trade Compliance Manager/Empowered Official
Tyco Safety Products (Ansul, Inc.)
Managed all international import and export regulatory compliance including U.S. Customs, ITAR, C-TPAT, BIS, and NAFTA.
- Tyco was paying over $1M in annual duties for shipments made to Canada. Analyzed and classified over 5000 SKUs. Submitted required NAFTA certificates and created procedures to avoid further duty payments. Recovered over $662K from prior year.
- Created procedures to ensure imported product is properly documented to comply with U.S. Customs and C-TPAT requirements.
- Named "Empowered Official" responsible for ITAR compliance and export license and commodity jurisdiction applications to Department of State and the Department of Defense.
- Liaison to the Department of Commerce (BIS) on matters pertaining to Export Administration Regulations.