KBR Associate Attorney in Houston, Texas

Title: Associate Attorney

Location: US-US-TX-Houston

Job Number: 1048357


When you become part of the KBR team, your opportunities are endless. As a leading global engineering, construction, and services company, we support the hydrocarbon and government services markets on six continents. Serving our customers through diverse business units, we offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our customers have come to value us, because they know We Deliver.

With operations in 40 countries, KBR has more than 25,800 people delivering services to customers in over 80 countries. Together they represent an unmatched reservoir of talent and experience in a wide range of markets.

Join us and you'll be part of a dynamic, elite team of professionals who understand what it takes to get a job done and has the experience, knowledge and determination to succeed.

Position Title: Associate Attorney- International Trade Compliance

Position Description/Job Responsibilities

Functional job responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

Perform work for determination, completion, and application of export license applications for the U.S. Departments of Commerce, State, Treasury, and other applicable export regulatory agencies

Interacts directly with all departments, customers, freight forwarders and brokers to resolve international trade compliance issues

Responsible for maintaining current knowledge of U.S. trade compliance regulations, managing dynamic workload including license administration, foreign person visits, classification issues, export determinations, and other trade related matters

Provide effective integration of trade compliance procedures into business processes

Prepare training materials for and conduct Compliance Training

Other compliance responsibilities such as reporting and performing audits

Provide advice throughout KBR relating to FCPA (Foreign Corrupt Practices Act) and anti-corruption

Provides guidance on KBR’s International Commercial Agent and ISI policy to ensure it is being followed throughout the company

Manages outside counsel on matters related to JV and Commercial Agent due diligence

Any other duties assigned



JD with 1-3 years experience

Licensed to practice law in the State of Texas

Knowledge and experience with the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), and U.S. trade sanctions/embargoes required

Knowledge and experience with the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act/Anti-Corruption Compliance helpful

Knowledge of Harmonized Tariff Schedule helpful

Customs Broker license holders helpful

Strong communicator with employees of all levels

Ability to establish and maintain credibility and trust throughout organization

Ability to quickly assimilate information relating to complex issues

Personal and professional maturity

Organizational knowledge

Discreet, able to protect confidential information and high degree of integrity



KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which could include a 401K plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

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