Export Control Officer, North America

Livonia, Michigan
Apr 15, 2024
Apr 24, 2024
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
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ZF is a global technology company supplying systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility.

ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.

Export Control Officer, North America
Country/Region: US

Livonia, MI, US, 48150

Req ID 67312 Livonia Tech II, United States

About the Team:

The ZF Corporate Governance team is strengthening the Foreign Trade Export Control Group and is looking for an Export Control Officer to be based in South East Michigan!

What you can look forward to:

First point of contact for all export control related issues in NA
Review of export control relevant processes for approval under applicable laws, including U.S. re-export law, anti-terrorism and sanctions regulations
Applying for export licenses to the relevant US authorities and related agency interaction
Supporting departments and divisions in NA with export control relevant information
Export control classification in relevant IT systems (eg. MIC)
Training for employees
Supporting the foreign trade corporate strategy with regional and global initiatives
Supporting the development of the ZF government contract business portfolio, including FARS/DFARS compliance

Your profile:

A Bachelor's degree and 3-5 years of related experience
Legal education preferred but not mandatory
Strong written and verbal communication skills, as well as project management skills
Excellent problem solving, conflict resolution and advocacy skills
Ability to pay close attention to detail, exhibit strong analytical ability
Good working knowledge of full export control competencies
High ability of technical understanding to classify items
High degree of integrity and ability to maintain confidentiality
Proficiency using Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint and the ability to quickly learn and use other systems and software packages
Legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship

Be part of our ZF team as Export Control Officer, North America and apply now!


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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion are more than just words for us. They are at the core of the ZF Way that propels our team members towards their utmost success. We strive to build and nurture a culture where inclusiveness is a natural reflex. We actively seek ways to remove barriers so that every member of ZF can rise to their full potential. We aim to embed this in our legacy through how we operate and build our products as we shape next generation mobility, safety, sustainability and social justice.

With four generations across 118 nationalities in 41 countries, ZF combines a unique variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and ideas. Together, we solve problems, drive innovation and shape next generation mobility.

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What does DEI (Diversity, Equity, Inclusion) mean for ZF as a company?

At ZF, we continuously strive to build and maintain a culture where inclusiveness is lived and diversity is valued. We actively seek ways to remove barriers so that all our employees can rise to their full potential. We aim to embed this vision in our legacy through how we operate and build our products as we shape the future of mobility.

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