KBR Associate Attorney in Houston, Texas
Title: Associate Attorney
Job Number: 1048357
KBR COMPANY INFORMATION
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
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.