United Technologies Corporation Associate Director, ITC Operations in East Hartford, Connecticut

Job ID: 51606BR

City: East Hartford

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Central Functions, Legal: International Trade Compliance

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The Associate Director, ITC Operations is responsible for working closely with the Pratt & Whitney (P&W) Military Engines business to provide guidance and solutions for export and import operational activities. Specific responsibilities include:

  • Proactive development and implementation of enhancements, strategies, processes, and standard work to ensure Military Engines ongoing compliance with all export / import laws, regulations and UTC/P&W policies. This includes identification of compliance risks and assisting with the development of plans to eliminate and/or mitigate risks.

  • Lead SAP/GTS project implementation for non-US sites ensuring U.S. and foreign trade compliance requirements are addressed. This includes overseeing the design, testing, and transition to production for each non-US site.

  • Lead initiative to automate shipments through SAP/ GTS and generate required export documentation.

  • Oversee the deployment of SAP enhancements and develop standard work supporting Importer Security Filing, Country of Origin and miscellaneous export transactions.

  • Maintain Harmonized Tariff Schedule, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, and Schedule B and completing required updates to SAP.

  • Lead activities to support the Customs - Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) program requirements for Military Engines.

  • Identify and lead implementation of enhancements to various IT tools used for transfers of technical data and ensure that ITC requirements are incorporated into application functionality.

  • Participate in Pratt & Whitney ITC activities including: audits, internal investigations, corrective actions, communications, and training.

  • Represent Military Engines ITC, as required, in ITC process improvement initiatives led by ITC-Legal organization and ensure that business unit requirements are sufficiently addressed.


Basic Qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree with 6–10+ years’ experience

  • 3 + years’ experience understanding of the ITAR and EAR and other applicable laws and regulations governing international trade.

  • U.S. Citizen required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • MA/MS degree with 4–7+ years’ experience

  • Strong analytical, project management, interpersonal, leadership, and verbal and written communication skills.

  • Must be a collaborative team player, possess multi-tasking abilities, have a client focus, adaptive, and work effectively in a time sensitive and dynamic environment.

  • Experience with SAP and GTS.

  • Professional maturity to work with minimal daily supervision while balancing numerous priorities.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.