Manager International Trade Compliance 2Linthicum, MD

Requisition ID: R10162705

  • Category: Legal and Regulatory

  • Location: Linthicum, Maryland, United States of America | San Diego, California, United States of America

  • Clearance Type: Secret

  • Telecommute: Yes-May consider hybrid teleworking for this position

  • Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)

  • Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time

  • Positions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our world’s biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.

Put your skills to the test by pushing the boundaries of what’s possible. From global defense to sustainment and modernization to mission readiness, your experience and ability will make it a reality. Our programs are built on equal parts of curiosity and collaboration. Our combined effort means our customers can connect and defend millions of people around the world. With Northrop Grumman, you’ll have the opportunity to be an essential part of projects that will define your career, now and in the future.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a highly qualified Manager 2 International Trade Compliance to join the Networked Information Solutions Division International Trade Compliance (ITC) team.

This position can be based out of Linthicum, MD or San Diego, CA and supports a part-time hybrid telework arrangement for candidates in the Baltimore/Washington D.C./Virginia and San Diego metropolitan areas.

What You’ll Get to Do:

Responsibilities Include:

  • Develops and manages comprehensive internal export and import controls to ensure compliance with U.S. (ITAR and EAR) and foreign regulations in the conduct of international marketing, sales, supply chain and other business activities.

  • Work to ensure compliance with U.S. export laws and processes that enhance foreign policy and protect national security.

  • Establishes and maintains relations with appropriate government regulatory agencies.

  • Establish and implement business processes for submitting to and obtaining from the U.S. government all necessary export and import licenses, permits, certifications, and technology release determinations.

  • Assure that transactions comply with government regulations and internal procedures by conducting gate reviews for technical data, foreign travel, foreign visits, and export and import shipments.

  • Completes commodity jurisdiction and classification determination; and making determinations regarding applicability of exceptions and exemptions.

  • Maintain applicable trade compliance records in accordance with regulatory requirements and internal procedures.

  • Participate in training and audit assessment programs to ensure implementation and effectiveness of internal controls.

  • Support law department in investigating and resolving compliance problems, questions, or complaints.

  • Develop and deliver presentations, including Export General Awareness training, program/function specific export training, and program/capture export licensing strategy updates to Division leadership.

  • Manage a team of export professionals of varying levels of experience.

  • Seek management support and guidance as needed, including collaborating on decisions that have the potential to be high visibility or impact.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in business, finance, or a related discipline with a minimum of 10 years of international trade compliance experience or 8 years of related experience with a Masters or high school diploma or GED with a minimum of 14 years of international trade compliance experience or related military experience.

  • Proficiency in the ITAR and EAR.

  • Proficient in assessment and application of export and import regulations and commodity jurisdiction and classification determinations.

  • Must have or be able to obtain and maintain a U.S Department of Defense Secret security clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous experience as an Empowered Official.

  • Experience with OCR EASE Software.

  • Experience in Technology Security and Foreign Disclosure processes.

  • Experience in both DCS and FMS export requirements.

  • Experience supporting business development activities.

What We Can Offer You

Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment which encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family.

Your benefits will include the following: Health Plan, Savings Plan, Paid Time Off and Additional Benefits including Education Assistance, Training and Development, 9/80 Work Schedule (where available), and much more!

Salary Range: $119,800 - $188,300

The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit. U.S. Citizenship is required for all positions with a government clearance and certain other restricted positions.