Trade compliance auditor

  • Antwerpen
  • Antwerpen

For more than 60 years our client, an international player, has been producing sustainable and energy efficient products in Belgium, based on the latest technological developments.  To support their software tools team they are looking for a passionate

Trade compliance auditor


The position will interact with the Global Trade Compliance team of the company, based in Europe, and liaise with position counterparts in other regions of the world.  The position will ensure the company adheres to trade compliance laws and regulations, and in coordination with global trade compliance policies.

This position will be an exciting opportunity for an individual who is energetic, a self-starter and can communicate effectively with colleagues and upper management and deliver documented results. He or she will coordinate with various company departments, including purchasing/sourcing, engineering, and involved customer centers and product companies.



  • Successfully implement and enforce Group compliance policies, standards, initiatives and procedures within the Compressor Technique Business Area related to but not restricted to:
  • Export and import management including classification processes, product licensing requirements and creation of export and import declarations and documentation
  • Trade preference management and support
  • Sanctioned party screening
  • Oversee and implement Import/Export compliance activities and ensure full compliance with Import/Export operational procedures and government regulations
  • Ensure compliance manual and related implementing procedures are maintained and modified as necessary
  • Monitor CT entities through reviews including KPI’s and compliance audits.
  • Develop and provide training to relevant departments to maintain updated awareness of import/export compliance requirements and changes
  • Perform internal trade compliance audits to assess business risk and implement process improvements and report findings to leadership


  • You have a completed Bachelors/Master degree or similar in a relevant field (international business and trade, logistics, etc.) or equivalent work experience.
  • You have an extensive working knowledge and experience applying all international customs and export
  • control laws and regulations.
  • You are familiar with HTS and export control as well as denied party screening.
  • Demonstrated ability to focus on project work and efficiently bringing projects to completion.
  • Proven experience of working in a global organization.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience/knowledge of C-TPAT requirements
  • Experience with SAP and Esker preferred
  • Hands-on knowledge and interest in PC applications, MS-office (Excel, Powerpoint, etc.)

Personality requirements

  • You are structured with attention to details and you have strong analytical skills
  • You are a flexible team player and a motivator with leadership skills
  • You are self-driven with a proven ability to work on multiple tasks and must possess the ability to make sound judgment with confidence
  • You are result driven. That means that you put in the effort, the willingness and the ambition to achieve results and reach objectives, accepting accountability
  • You are digitally minded. You constantly seek for more efficient and automated ways of executing your tasks, taking advantage of all applicable and available technology
  • You have a customer oriented and service minded attitude
  • You demonstrate a positive and collaborative attitude, open to change and firmly believe there is always a better way


  • You will be working in a progressive international organization where sustainability, innovation, technological development,…. are not empty words.
  • The thrilling experience to completely design a new business critical software platform from concept till worldwide roll-out.
  • You will be part of a multidisciplinary team with a high degree of autonomy and a culture of open dialogue and the desire to continuously improve.
  • You will be working in an environment where continuous learning is strongly encouraged. By achieving results, it is also possible to eventually build a great career within the organization of our client.
  • Our client has several entities, both in Belgium and abroad. This gives working for our client an extra international and dynamic cachet.
  • You will be joining a highly motivated and result-oriented team who will be happy to take you along on their cadence.
  • “Taking responsibility” are not empty words at our client. You get the chance to really make your mark within your field.
  • Our client offers you an attractive remuneration package with extra-legal benefits.



If you are triggered by this vacancy and would like to join our client’s team, please send your motivation letter and CV to or apply via the link below.





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