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Essense of Australia

September 17, 2021

Director of International Trade Compliance & Logistics

Essense Designs is an international bridal wholesaler with key offices based in Lenexa, Kansas (US), Perth, Australia and Zug, Switzerland. Our growing organization also operates in the United Kingdom, Europe, Canada, and New Zealand.

We are looking for a Director of International Trade Compliance & Logistics to join our growing team based out of our Lenexa, KS office. This role will be responsible for driving and enabling trade compliance excellence across the organization as defined by adherence to applicable countries’ standards (US, Canada, Europe, UK, Australia) and other relevant laws and regulations pertaining to international trade. This position will also be responsible for managing and building relationships with domestic freight vendors in local areas of operation to ensure cost effective rates and reliable service in all our primary markets.

Apply online: https://careers-essensedesigns.icims.com/jobs/1333/director-of-international-trade-compliance-and-logistics/job       

The Director of International Trade Compliance & Logistics will provide leadership and inspiration to the team in order to guide and support the growth of the organization. We are looking for a forward-thinking leader to be part of our team. We will look to you to provide strategic leadership, technical expertise, and execution of the Essense International Trade Compliance Framework. You will use your experience to drive excellence across the organization as defined by adherence to applicable international trade laws and regulations.

Essense of Australia

September 10, 2021

Logistics and Compliance Coordinator

Essense of Australia is looking for a Logistics and Compliance Coordinator to join our growing team. This newly created position will be based out of our Lenexa, KS location and will function as part of the Global Operations team, reporting directly to the International Trade Compliance & Logistics Manager. This role coordinates the transportation and distribution of goods between warehouses, factories, trade fairs, and retailers.

Apply online: https://careers-essensedesigns.icims.com/jobs/1331/logistics-and-compliance-coordinator/job 

What We Are Looking For: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field preferred, experience may substitute for education.
  • Minimum 2-3 years of experience in a logistical or transportation environment.
  • Experience dealing with supply chain, purchasing, and logistics, including outside vendors.
  • Exposure to inbound and outbound logistics across a variety of movement and service types.
  • Understanding of receiving process, discrepancy handling, and inventory control.
  • Strong coordination and organization skills with attention to detail.
  • Excellent analytical and decision-making skills.
  • Ability to build relationships with customers (external and internal) and solve problems quickly and efficiently.
  • High degree of desktop computer proficiency and familiarity with ERP and standard business systems.
  • Exceptional Excel skills and the working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.

What We Offer

We look forward to welcoming the successful candidate to our fast-growing global team! In return for your skills, we offer you the opportunity to join an international industry leader and be part of a creative and collaborative culture that empowers its people, promotes teamwork and embraces sustainability. We recognise and reward excellence, innovation, and loyalty. Our goal is to offer an inspirational and modern workplace that allows for talented individuals to thrive. As such, we provide competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package, with significant opportunity for exceptional team members to grow with us as we continue to expand. 

If you have the skills and drive to help us further our growth, please go to https://www.essensedesigns.com/careers/ and follow the prompts to submit a cover letter, resume, and online application.  Please note:  We believe cover letters are important to help us understand why you are interested in this position and your unique story and qualifications. If you sincerely desire to work with us, please take this into consideration when submitting your materials. 

Boehringer-Ingelheim Animal Health 

July 28, 2021

Boehringer-Ingelheim Animal Health has an opening for a Senior Associate in Global Supply to compile, create and retain export documentation, plan international shipping schedules and coordinate shipments for commercial and non-commercial products.

The Global Supply Specialist also tracks shipments and pro-actively mitigates risk to shipments in-transit, as well as, provides information for logistics incident investigations. As needed, they provide documents, logistics and/or recordkeeping support for US imports.

Apply at their Career Portal.

Northpoint Development Career Openings

June 26, 2021

Northpoint Development has a number of openings in both Kansas City and Minneapolis, MN. To see the job description and to apply, click on the links below. Or search all of their job openings on their Careers Page. 

Director, Import Operations - Kansas City, MO 

Compliance Specialist

May 27, 2021

TVH Parts is seeking a Compliance Specialist.


  • Reports to: Compliance Manager
  • Salary, exempt position
  • Location: Olathe, KS

The role of Compliance Specialist is to assist the Compliance Manager and team in identifying applicable in scope regulatory and internal requirements, translating these requirements to the context of the different impacted internal and external stakeholders, advising these stakeholders during the design and implementation of measures to limit the risk of not meeting set requirements, monitoring adherence to the requirements and report internally any related internal weaknesses or breaches. The Compliance Specialist will stay abreast of regulatory and internal policy changes and work extensively with the business to provide an understanding of the (regulatory) compliance requirements.

The Compliance Specialist will work to convince internal and external stakeholders to embrace TVH compliance policy decisions and implement compliance measures in the day-to-day operational processes. He/she will cooperate with the Compliance Manager as part of the global compliance team in defining the compliance priorities in the applicable scope area and to build up a network outside the Compliance team in order to drive change.

Essential Functions & Responsibilities Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Identify compliance obligations from relevant sources and translate them into implementable policy measures;
  • Identify and assess compliance risks / breaches;
  • Provide suggested corrective actions to reduce risk to an acceptable level;
  • Maintain regulatory knowledge of import and export regulations including product compliance requirements;
  • Lead and manage project(s) with a compliance impact through the different phases;
  • Communicate with business stakeholders on compliance requirements impacting their operations and monitoring of their adoption of these requirements into their policies;
  • Monitor emerging trends regarding industry regulations to determine potential impacts on TVH in order to ensure that TVH policies, procedures, processes and conduct remain compliant and up-to-date;
  • Maintain confidentiality in all areas Communicate effectively and productively with sensitivity, tact and professionalism with employees at all levels of the organization
  • Performs other duties as assigned

For all the details on qualifications and to apply, go to TVH Careers.


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