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Junior Export Control Officer

Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Job Type
2 Sep 2022

Junior Export Control Officer



A Junior Export Control Officer is needed for a respected and highly reputable Defence organisation based in Cheltenham who are looking to employ an experienced and well-rounded Junior Export Control Officer that takes pride in their work and experience with export legislation, building relationships and regulatory practices.

What the role entails:

Some of the main duties of the Junior Export Control Officer will include:

  • Perform regulatory analysis to determine proper jurisdiction and appropriate classification of hardware, software and technology.
  • Carry out due diligence checks on agents, customers, suppliers and service providers.
  • Review technical data that is being proposed for transfer or export to assess technical content and make appropriate classification and export licence determinations.
  • Prepare export licence applications and authorisations, including SIEL licences.
  • Track status of all export authorisation requests from internal request to Governmental approval to close of licence/authorisation, as appropriate.
  • Provide support with the request of end-user undertakings and address queries raised by Customer Services and/or PCS customers related to the undertakings.
  • Update and maintain the company ERP system with the correct export control classifications, end-user undertakings, export licences and export control statements (UK & US Export Controls)
  • Track the use of Temporary Export Licences.
  • As a member of the Trade Compliance Team, serve as a focal point for export compliance queries.
  • Complete Export Classification Questionnaires and End-User Certificates for customers and suppliers.
  • Assist with raising relevant Customs documentation required for exhibitions, demonstrations, trials, supplier returns and exports of military technical data.

What experience you need to be the successful Junior Export Control Officer:

  • Experience in trade compliance procedures and documentation (minimum of 1-2 years)
  • Ability to build productive relationships at all levels inside and outside the organisation.
  • Ability to problem solve independently and as part of a team
  • Highly organised
  • Strong admin skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to meet deadlines and manage varying workload

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Junior Export Control Officer to progress their career. If you are interested, please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

Please note that eligibility for UK security clearance up to BPSS and preferably SC level is required for the Junior Export Control Officer position.

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  • Job Reference: 702625705-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Gold Group Ltd
    Gold Group Ltd
  • Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Government & Defence
  • Job Type: Permanent