United States, Rocky Hill, CT, Finance

Global Trade Manager


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.


  • 2-5 years of relevant trade and customs management experience within a global manufacturer, including understanding of customs classification, the Harmonized Tariff System and customs valuation, LCB a plus
  • Excellent understanding of US and Canadian customs and trade regulations; experience with FTA management as well as US export controls is a plus; SAP GTS knowledge and an interest in digital developments in the field of trade and customs.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and team building skills; strong analytical skills and a strategic mindset, experience with project management
  • Highly organized. Good time management, results oriented, can-do attitude


  • Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain, Logistics or International Trade or equivalent experience
  • Be part of a team of highly motivated specialists in different regions that work together to further develop and communicate the Trade management program for Henkel
  • Manage projects to streamline import & export operations, including customs management and IT solutions
  • Manage the relationships and compliance requirements for third parties such as customs brokers and freight forwarders
  • Manage the Free Trade Agreement process for Henkel
  • Establish & maintain relationships with, internal and external legal counsel, internal stakeholders and external agencies as appropriate

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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