Job Details

International Trade Attorney in Houston, TX

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Company name

US Department Of Homeland Security Customs And Border Protection

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

International Trade

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

Houston, TX

Date Last Verified

Mar 14,2018

Posted on

Mar 13,2018


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Drawback Specialist, GS 11 - 12 Duties: The candidate will be acting as the primary point of contact with drawback claimants; e.g. exporters, importers and manufacturers, concerning the refunding of previously collected duties or taxes imposed on imported merchandise, due to subsequent export or destruction. Reviewing and making decisions on drawback claims; to include performing on-site review and analysis of company records to ensure compliance with established directives. Conducting public outreach programs and providing guidance to claimants in determining their eligibility. Assisting CBP officers in validating a drawback claimant for participation in the automated commercial system (ACS) modules, focused assessments, etc. Performing drawback claimant visits at company premises and conducting meetings with the trade community when drawback issues arise.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications:
Experience:
For GS-11: Must have 1+ year of specialized experience that equipped you with the skills needed to perform the job duties. Examples include experience in analyzing customs documents; applying customs laws, regulations, and procedures; interpreting customs requirements; or similar experience involving determinations of rates of duty, classification of merchandise, entry requirements, manufacturing records, export documentation, and accounting & inventory records, in addition to experience in reviewing and making decisions independently on drawback claims of more than average difficulty and complexity, and participating in public outreach programs, which involve presenting seminars and providing guidance to claimants.

For GS-12: Should have 1+ year of specialized experience that equipped you with the skills needed to perform the job duties. Examples include experience in analyzing customs documents; applying customs laws, regulations, and procedures; interpreting customs requirements; or similar experience involving determinations of rates of duty, classification of merchandise, entry requirements, manufacturing & inventory records, export documentation, and accounting records, in addition to experience in reviewing and making decisions independently on the most difficult and complex drawback claims, and participating in public outreach programs, which involve presenting seminars and providing guidance to claimants

Education Substitution
GS-11: Must have Ph.D., or an equivalent doctoral degree, LL.M or three full years of progressively higher-level graduate education leading to such a degree in a qualifying field for experience at the GS-11 grade level. Such education must have been obtained in an accredited college or university. Check with your school to determine how many credit hours comprise three years of graduate study. If that information is not available, use 54 semester or 81 quarter hours.

Deadline: 03/15/2018

Additional info

Announcement number: OFO-IMP-10147417-The candidate. Control number: 492864000. Apply online. No emails.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
US Department Of Homeland Security Customs And Border Protection
5600 American Blvd
Suite 700
Bloomington, MN 55437-1450
Phone: 952-857-2932
Fax: 478-757-3144