United States, Rocky Hill, CT, Finance

Trade Compliance Analyst


At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That’s why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box - take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.

The Trade Compliance Analyst is responsible for supporting and assisting import and/or export activities ensuring consistent compliance with United States Import/Export Laws and  Regulations across all business units in the Americas region

The Global Trade Analyst is responsible for maintenance of product classification, licensing determination and preference determination processes for Henkel America’s products including their maintenance in the SAP GTS system.  This role also requires coordination with business partners, freight forwarders, customs brokers, and various internal departments.


  • Support Tariff Classification for US & Canada Products.
  • Support Free Trade Agreement Determination (USMCA, CAFTA, US-Chile, etc.) and ensure proper the data maintenance for those programs.
  • Review and investigate all blocked transactions in SAP GTS. Inform internal customers of potential issues.
  • Elevate issues to management that need further analysis.
  • Maintain global trade data, including but not limited to HTSUS, Schedule B, ECCN, Country of Origin
  • Support development and maintenance of SOP’s for global trade classification and licensing.
  • Support shipping locations and/or customers with questions related to global trade documents, including but not limited to import clearance documents, Shippers Letter of Instructions, Export Declarations, etc.
  • Conduct post entry audits of import files to ensure compliance to US regulations and record keeping requirements.   
  • Conduct export compliance audits as required
  • Address day-to-day international trade issues from various sources.
  • Generate standard Certificates of Origin and/or Manufacturer's Affidavits.
  • Identify different types of data that need tracking to improve business performance
  • Generate easy-to-interpret reports based on collected data.
  • Participate in developing and conducting training pertaining to import and export regulations
  • Support all other activities within the Global Trade Department as required


  • Bachelors Degree in Mathematics or Data Analytics and/or related Sciences
  • 2-3 years experience working with Multinational Company
  • Excellent analytical, digital and problem-solving skills a must.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills a must.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment. 
  • Ability to organize and prioritize a variety of tasks and projects.
  • Detail oriented individual who takes ownership of projects 
  • Strong computer skills (PowerPoint, Excel, Word and Access)
  • Knowledge of SAP

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

Henkel does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Unsolicited referrals and resumes are considered Henkel property and therefore, Henkel will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited referral.  At Henkel’s request only, preferred vendors may be invited to refer talent for specific open positions. In these cases, a fully-executed agreement with Henkel must be in place and current.

All employees applying for an internal position must have a discussion with his/her manager about their interest in a job posting opportunity. The discussion will not preclude the employee from interviewing if their skills meet the job requirements.

JOB ID: 20003123
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067


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