The Trade Compliance teams ensure that Amazon transactions satisfy legal requirements to file complete and accurate export and import declarations with local customs and other government authorities for international shipments.
Global Trade Compliance (GTC) and Global Trade Counsel are responsible for procedures for assigning and reporting correct and accurate import and export classifications, customs values, and country or origin.
These data elements are used by local customs, tax or other government authorities to determine, among other things, the rate of duty, the amount of duty and tax, and the exportability / admissibility of the shipment.
Consequences of inaccurate declarations include delays, underpayment or overpayment of duties and taxes, fines or penalties, seizure, and revocation of import or export privileges.
Trade Compliance’ provides import and export classification to Amazon.com ASINs (Amazon Standard Identification Number) by ensuring Amazon Inc is committed to comply with laws and regulations of the countries in which it conducts its business, and their respective import, export, trade, customs and other relevant agencies.
Job Responsibilities :
Your job responsibilities as a Trade Compliance Specialist may include :
In addition to the core responsibilities listed above, you will be expected to take on a larger organizational role. These can include tasks such as :