United States, Rocky Hill, CT, Finance

Global Trade Manager

At Henkel, you can build on a strong legacy and leading positions in both industrial and consumer businesses to reimagine and improve life every day. If you love challenging the status quo, join our community of 50,000 pioneers around the globe. The teams in our corporate functions enable the best in our dynamic businesses and in our people to maximize our company’s potential. With our leading brands, our cutting-edge technologies and our disruptive solutions, you will have countless opportunities to explore new paths and develop your skills. Grow within our future-led businesses, our diverse and vibrant culture and find a place where you simply belong. All to leave your mark for more sustainable growth.

Dare to make an impact?


  • Support Mergers, Acquisition and Divestiture Activities as required.
  • Support Duty Drawback Program • Support Recordkeeping & Document Retention Activities.
  • Draft and publish communications such as guidance documents, policies & procedures.
  • Support CTPAT Supply Chain Security program as required.
  • Plan and execute training events and develop related tools/resources. This may include training on U.S. export and/or import laws, regulations, and compliance requirements.
  • Monitor customs regulations, adjust procedures and advise appropriate parties of changes.
  • Run compliance reports to determine areas of improvement.
  • Develop relationships with Customs Brokers, internal and external legal counsel, internal stakeholders and external agencies.
  • Support all other activities within the Global Trade Department as required.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, Logistics or International Trade or equivalent.
  • 6+ years of relevant trade and customs management experience within a global manufacturer.
  • Knowledge of US Customs Classification and USHTS.
  • Knowledge and Understanding of US Government export/import laws, regulations, and compliance requirements under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), Export Administration Regulations (EAR), and other international trade regulations.
  • SAP GTS knowledge a plus • An interest for digital developments in the field of Trade & Customs.
  • Strong analytical skills and a strategic mindset, experience with project management.
  • Must be detail-oriented with excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently and collaboratively in groups, including with remote clients, and to prioritize and manage projects.
  • Good time management, results oriented, can-do attitude.
  • Proven ability to work in a culturally diverse environment.

The salary for this role is $100,000.00 - $110,000.00. This is the range that we in good faith anticipate relying on when setting wages for this position.  We may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range and this range.  This salary range may also be modified in the future.

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.

At Henkel, we come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We believe the uniqueness of all our employees is the power in us. Become part of the team and bring your uniqueness to us! We welcome all applications across different races, colors, religions, sexes, national origins, disabilities, veteran statuses, ages, sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions, and other legally protected characteristics.

JOB ID: 24062418
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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