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Import Export Compliance Analyst


Smith & Nephew ( supports healthcare professionals in more than 100 countries in their daily efforts to improve the lives of their patients. We do this by taking a pioneering approach to the design of our advanced medical products and services, by securing wider access to our diverse technologies for more customers globally, and by enabling better outcomes for patients and healthcare systems.

We have leadership positions in:

  • Orthopaedics Reconstruction - joint replacement systems for knees, hips and shoulders
  • Advanced Wound Management - wound care treatment and prevention products used to treat hard-to-heal wounds
  • Sports Medicine - minimally invasive surgery of the joint
  • Trauma & Extremities - products that help repair broken bones

We have around 15,000 employees around the world. Annual sales in 2016 were more than $4.6 billion. We are a constituent of the UK's FTSE100 and our shares are traded on the London Stock Exchange and through American Depository Receipts on the New York Stock Exchange (LSE: SN, NYSE: SNN)


This position is responsible for executing import and export activities including, harmonized tariff classification, trade regulation research, performing import
clearances, maintaining product databases, conducting process assessments and other duties as assigned.

The familiarity with CBP, BIS, FDA, U.S. Census and other government regulations are required. Project management experience is preferred, but not required.

Essential Functions

  • Maintenance of export compliance program (monitor changes in regulations; maintain written policies and procedures)
  • Perform product classification (harmonized tariff and ECCN codes)
  • Implement and maintain product databases
  • Assist with maintenance of record retention program
  • Assist with department metrics
  • Problem resolution that requires interfacing with internal and external customers
  • Perform departmental process audits and restricted party screening
  • Conduct import/export compliance employee training (informed compliance)
  • Assist Import Export Compliance Analyst when required

Qualifications, Requirements, Education

  • Associates Degree in Logistics, Business or related


  • Job related preferred, but not required


  • 3-5 years + in import/export compliance


  • Highly proficient in Harmonized Tariff Classification. Knowledge with CBP, BIS, and FDA regulations highly preferred
  • Supervision
  • Minimal supervision


  • Proficient in Excel, Word, and Outlook. Excellent communication skills.

Smith and Nephew is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by applicable law.

Anyone interested can contact me directly at and is encouraged to apply via the link below.

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Nathan Dold | Senior Recruiter, Talent Acquisition

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