Trade Compliance Coordinator

Metso Outotec

Columbia, SC, USA

Full time

Jan 17

Would you like to take this opportunity to influence the industry towards a more responsible use of the world’s natural resources?

At Metso Outotec you will join a supportive and inclusive network of colleagues from around the world. There will always be a chance for you to learn and try something new.

This is your invitation to rise above what was possible yesterday.

Job posting end date: 03/31/2023

Trade Compliance Coordinator is responsible for effectively and efficiently support the Customer Logistics operations by providing support with regards to trade compliance. This role will be the local subject matter expert for HTS codes, ECCNs, Free Trade Agreements, and other CBP regulations to ensure smooth and cost-effective transactions ensuring prompt and compliant deliveries of goods.

The Trade Compliance Coordinator will be responsible for entry audits. Audits will include but are not limited to, valuation, classification, quantity, country of origin, classification, and participation in special programs. Must be familiar with international and domestic transport methods as well as local special Customs related programs and ensure proper submission of accurate data for participation in cost savings opportunities.


Conduct Audits/Report findings

Trade compliance audits per global/regional compliance directives

Support any Import/Export Post Entry Work

Incudes responses to CF28 and CF29 or other requests for information by USCBP as directed by the Inbound Logistics Supervisor or Regional Trade Compliance Manager

Support Country of origin determination for production material

Free Trade Agreement qualification and preparation of Certificates of Origin

Operational Support as defined by global/regional compliance with US Customs related queries. Including but not limited to:


Schedule B

ECCN Classification

Special Program Qualification

Assist and Kit reporting

Backup to Supervisor for coordinating monthly ACH Duty payment processing with Metso Finance/Accounting

All other tasks as assigned by supervisor or manager


Adherence to work instructions for all compliance activities

Support various metrics and monitoring programs related to assigned responsibilities.

Initiate and/or support continuous improvement projects


Associates degree preferred.


2 Years experience in classification and Free Trade Agreements.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Data driven and strong analytical skill.

Working knowledge of SAP and Microsoft Office products

Ability to complete assigned tasks with minimum supervision


A friendly, respectful environment that values high ambition, putting our customers in the center of all we do, getting it done together, and open and honest communication.

Challenging opportunities that contribute to the development and enhancement of Metso Outotec’s industry-leading solutions.

Regular opportunities to work in a global community.

Pride in contributing to an industry leader providing end-to-end solutions and services for the aggregates, minerals processing, and metals refining industries globally.

Competitive benefits include healthcare options (medical, dental, vision), HSA, short term, and long term disability, healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts, 401K plan with a generous company match, education assistance, paid vacation.

Metso Outotec is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability. If you are an individual with disabilities who needs accommodation or you are having difficulty using our website to apply for employment, please contact or 844-632-4092 (Option 1).

EEO Statement

As a multi-national company Metso Outotec values and thrives on diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability please let us know.

Metso Outotec is a frontrunner in sustainable technologies, end-to-end solutions and services for the aggregates, minerals processing and metals refining industries globally. By improving our customers’ energy and water efficiency, increasing their productivity, and reducing environmental risks with our product and process expertise, we are the partner for positive change. Metso Outotec is committed to limiting global warming to 1.5°C with Science Based Targets.

Headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, Metso Outotec employs over 15,000 people in more than 50 countries and its sales for 2021 were about EUR 4.2 billion. The company is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki.,

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