Senior Trade Control Manager (m/f/d)

Do you like to be on the cutting edge of innovation? If you’re motivated confident and looking to challenge yourself to be your best, then you’ve come to the right place! This is a role where you to showcase your skills inside and outside of the organization. You’ll work with a variety of customers to evaluate their needs and translate them into workable specifications and processes for your teammates. You’ll also be responsible for ensuring the final product is ready to meet our customer’s expectations before final shipping.  Come join a team where you’re treated like family, you can grow and learn strong core values from dedicated leaders focused on quality and excellence!


Remscheid, DE, 42897


Senior Trade Control Manager (m/f/d) 


In this role you will be a part of the Regional Trade Control Team supporting and overseeing export control and sanctions issues in the Oerlikon Surface Solutions’ entities located in the assigned regions/countries in Europe.


Your Responsibilities


  • Defining Trade Control processes, their implementation and continuous improvement in assigned countries according to the plan
  • Monitoring of trade control processes, managing assigned projects or participating in projects/working groups as SME in terms of export controls and sanctions
  • Measuring of key performance indicators, reviewing metrics, supporting establishing KPIs and BI reports
  • Conducting trainings, planning and executing risk assessments and targeting best practice trade compliance solutions for selected business functions
  • Business support for trade control related activities


Your Profile


  • Academic degree or equivalent in the field of (foreign trade) law; engineering, physics or materials science
  • 5-10 years of experience and excellent expert knowledge in foreign trade law (CH, DE, EU dual-use as well as military goods / weapons of war, US laws including ITAR and EAR, embargoes and sanctions)
  • Experience in conducting internal audits, audit methodology and creating reports as well as in the implementation of internal control systems
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills, strong leadership skills in virtual teams
  • Very good English and German; additional languages are a plus
  • Flexibility and mobility (incl. international travel of approximately 30%)


We offer


  • Family-like corporate culture that values all people equally - regardless of age, gender, nationality, ethnic and social background, religion, disability and sexual orientation
  • Professional and interdisciplinary training, individual development opportunities and high-potential program
  • Dynamic working environment, modern workplace and the possibility to work on a mobile basis
  • Work-life integration with 30 days vacation, a 40-hour week and a flexitime system 
  • Attractive and performance-based compensation package



About us


Oerlikon is a global innovation powerhouse for surface engineering, polymer processing and additive manufacturing in key industries such as aerospace, automotive, energy, tooling and textiles. We serve as a key partner in enabling our customers to reach their targets for optimizing the performance, function and sustainability of their products and manufacturing processes. 
Our solutions reduce emissions in transportation, maximize longevity and performance of tools, increase energy efficiency and advance intelligent material and sustainable polymer processing. These achievements are proven hallmarks of our global leadership. 


We at Oerlikon embrace diversity. This is reflected in more than 11,800 employees, representing over 93 nationalities and our presence in more than 38 countries and 207 locations worldwide. 

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Job Information

Published:  Jul 20, 2022
Job ID:  94104

Remscheid, DE, 42897