Global Trade Advisory - Automation Consultant

Company: Deloitte
Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 20.DEC.2018


Do you enjoy providing powerful business solutions to some of the world s most well-known and respected companies, including more than 75 pe...


Do you enjoy providing powerful business solutions to some of the world s most well-known and respected companies, including more than 75 percent of the Fortune 100? Would you like to be part of a global, dynamic,professional services organization specializing in audit , tax , consulting , and financial advisory services with clients in more than 20 industries? If yes, join our team today and make the Deloitte difference by helping our clientsenhance their tax and trade organizations and capabilities!

**What you ll do**

Automation Configuration Consultants:

Our Automation Configuration Consultants serve in a rapidly growing field as global trade technology specialists in our Global Trade Advisory practice and work with a broad mix of technology solutions including novel technologies such as machine learning, robotic process automation, blockchain and others. They help companies by architecting international trade requirements in global trade management technology solutions that align the trade function with business and supply chain objectives. They learn why so many multinational companies trust Deloitte Tax to help them achieve more efficient global trade management and benefit from opportunities for cost savings. They have a multidisciplinary approach to global trade that includes not only customs and export control consulting, but also international tax, Value Added Tax, logistics, transfer pricing, and supply chain consulting.

**The team**

Deloitte Tax s Global Trade Advisory practice, a national practice within Deloitte Tax's International Tax business, advises U.S. and foreign multinational companies on international trade regulatory requirements including import and export strategies, compliance and technology solutions to manage cross-border operations globally. The Global Trade Advisory practice is composed of attorneys, operations experts, SAP Global Traded Services (SAP GTS) technology specialists (among other solutions), customs brokers, auditors, and trade management professionals who help importers and exporters achieve worldwide compliance and realize efficiencies and advantages in their global supply chain. The group works with clients to assess and potentially automate (e.g., via SAP GTS) their international trade management operations within all major trading regions. International trade laws driving these requirements include national security and foreign policy objectives along with customs requirements including the use of free trade agreements and myriad of related regulatory requirements.



+ Background or exposure to configuring SAP ERP (S/4, ECC or R/3) including Sales and Distribution, Materials Management, and/or Foreign Trade / SAP Global Trade Services, or other related experience is desired.

+ Experience or exposure using or configuring and implementing global trade management software such as SAP Global Trade Services (SAP GTS), Oracle Global Trade Management (Oracle GTM), Amber Road, Integration Point or related systems is desired.

+ Experience or exposure to global trade automation projects working with SAP, Oracle, and other enterprise resource planning systems and knowledge of their related connections to global trade management software, desired.

+ Bachelor s degree in computer science, technology, engineering or business-related or science field required; advanced degree preferred.

+ Strong aptitude for creating solution documentation and other project documents and deliverables.

+ Aptitude to work on diverse project teams with different skill sets and in different geographies.

+ Ability to collaborate with clients and identify engagement follow-on opportunities.

+ Strong desire to excel.

+ Interest in global trade matters and global supply chains.

+ Exposure to import or export regulations, desired.

+ Successful project experience working on diverse project teams with different skill sets and in different geographies worldwide is desired.

+ Ability to collaborate with clients, identify engagement follow-on opportunities, and have a strong desire to excel.

+ Strong capabilities in research, writing, communications, and presentations.

+ Foreign language skills helpful.

+ Aptitude in MS Project, Word, Excel, and Visio.

+ Ability to travel frequently required.

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