Counsel, Global Trade Compliance

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Company SpaceX. Location Hawthorne, CA, United States



Min 3 yrs required



Jul 01, 2022

Oct 14, 2022

Mar 18, 2022


Counsel, Global Trade Compliance
Responsibilities: Provide expert advice and guidance concerning the requirements and obligations for handling export-controlled commodities, material, software, technical data, and defense services under the International Traffic and Arms Regulations (ITAR) and Export Administrations Regulations (EAR). Design, implement, and maintain elements of an effective export compliance program under the ITAR and the EAR, including drafting compliance policies and procedures as well as administering training. Make jurisdiction and classification determinations in coordination with engineering teams. Prepare and manage export licenses and use of license exceptions and exemptions. Coordinate interactions with relevant U.S. government agencies and officials on export issues. Investigate potential matters of non-compliance with U.S. export control laws, coordinate a report of finding with senior management and prepare voluntary disclosures, in coordination with outside advisors/counsel, and direct corrective actions. Provide expert advice and guidance concerning economic sanctions administered by the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) and participate in the administration of SpaceX’s restricted party screening program. Conduct and participate in internal compliance audits. Conduct legal reviews of commercial contracts for procurement of goods and services.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: JD Degree or foreign equivalent from an accredited law school. Active bar membership in at least one U.S. state. 3+ years of experience working with U.S. export control laws in a corporate law department or law firm. Preferred skills and experience: Comprehensive and up-to-date knowledge of U.S. export control laws and regulations. Familiarity with U.S. and EU economic sanctions laws. Experience conducting internal compliance reviews and investigations. Experience working in or with the satellite industry or internet service providers. Excellent academic credentials, writing, communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills. Proven ability to work both collaboratively and independently in a fast-paced environment.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
1 Rocket Rd,
Hawthorne, CA 90250

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