Flowserve Corporation Import/Export Compliance in Chesapeake, Virginia

Company Overview:

Flowserve is the recognized

world leader in supplying pumps, valves, seals, automation, and services

to the power, oil, gas, chemical, and other industries. With more than

18,000 employees in more than 55 countries, we combine our global reach

with a local presence.

Position Description:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The ECC will be responsible for the implementation and management of a corporate export compliance program at facility level.

Manage the facility’s export compliance files to be in compliance

Export license, approval or determination obtained by the facility

Export license applications or other filings with the agencies

All records of approval or denials

Keep up-to-date on all applicable export laws, regulations and company policies and to complete the annual certification and re-certification requirements of being a Certified ECC.

Conduct internal training towards matters related to export control. Ensure site personnel are trained and using the export compliance tools for product and technology exports and re-exports

Investigate complex, cross functional/company and multi-location export compliance issues and assist with the resolution in conjunction with the corporate Trade Compliance Team.

Investigate compliance problems, questions, or complaints and when necessary, work with the corporate Trade Compliance Team, to make disclosures to government regulatory agencies; coordinate corrective actions with the business and track progress.

Work closely with external parties, such as customs brokers and freight forwarders, and suppliers to drive continuous improvement, ensure quality performance, and regulatory compliance

Assist in the following areas:

Export Classification

Government Approvals

Export by Third Parties

Notice of Problems

Anti-boycott Documentation and Notification

Access by Employees who are Foreign Nationals (U.S.)

Access by Visiting Foreign Nationals ( U.S. )

Initiate periodic audits, assessments or reviews of trade control systems and develop procedures for measuring compliance

Implementation of Facility Policies and Procedures

Identification and Correction of Export Compliance Gaps

Implement the Flowserve Market Withdrawal Policy concerning U.S. origin products and U.S. persons involvement (non – U.S. )

Position Requirements:

Associate’s degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Experience working with Customs brokers and freight forwarders

Knowledge of basic U.S. Customs regulations, NAFTA (US)

Prior export experience with manufactured engineered products with global organization strongly desired

Detailed understanding of export process with the ability to improve process; take remedial actions when/where necessary; and fix weaknesses in the process

Must possess solid analytical skills in forecasting and anticipating production needs and capabilities

Ability to interpret an extensive

variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and

deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

Computer literacy applied to scheduling and data management.

Strong interpersonal skills requiring the ability to resolve

conflicting interests and obtain cooperation and the ability to interact

with all facility personnel, corporate officers, government officials,

customers, forwarders and brokers.

Excellent written and verbal

communication skills

Strong leadership, strategic level thinker and

technical expertise with ability to successfully perform multiple tasks

and work effectively and efficiently with site leadership and Trade

Compliance Team


At least 2 years experience with Import/Export Compliance strongly desired

Job Posting/Business Card Title:

Import/Export Compliance

Primary Posting Location:

Chesapeake, Virginia US

Percentage of Approximate Travel Required:



United States of America

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Employment Type:

Full time

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