Since 1977, Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A. (ST&R) has set the standard for providing comprehensive and effective international trade-related legal and consulting services to clients across the globe. With employees in nine offices throughout the United States and Asia (Hong Kong, Shanghai...

Since 1977, Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A. (ST&R) has set the standard for providing comprehensive and effective international trade-related legal and consulting services to clients across the globe. With employees in nine offices throughout the United States and Asia (Hong Kong, Shanghai and Guangzhou) and strategic alliances across the globe, ST&R is the largest dedicated international trade, customs and export law firm in the world.

Our clients include some of the largest multinational corporations in the world as well as small to mid-sized importers and exporters. We represent and provide services to manufacturers, customs brokers, agents and vendors, retailers and government officials from dozens of different countries.

Associate

Job level Entry
Work exp No work experience To 2 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Language Chinese - Cantonese, Chinese - Mandarin, English
Location
Central
Employment type Full Time
Benefits 5-day week, Competitive pay, Dental plan, Insurance plan
Industry Business Services / Consulting Services
Job function Legal / Professional Services > Business Consultancy
Others > Others
Published On 23/12/2019
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Salary (HKD) Min. $20,000 / month

Description

ST&R HK is looking for an Associate in join its Customs and International Trade Consulting practice. The role would offer an exciting opportunity to deal with the trade war related issues between China and US. ST&R HK offer international exposure that allow our consultant to work with our US team and travel across countries. 

 

Responsibilities

As an Associate, you will be providing assistance in handling a wide range of important duties:

  • Conduct research on Free Trade Agreement, global trade control laws and regulations
  • Provide clients advice on Strategic operation planning and supply chain structure
  • Study supply chain structure, provide cost-shifting solutions to maximize duty savings
  • Due diligence on documented evidence ensuring compliance of customs and trade regulations
  • Conduct proper review on the transaction value of the transactions and prepare financial analysis
  • Participate in meetings and compile reports
  • Provide guidance to all internal and external party on completing and submitting the documents required for appropriate trade compliance project
  • Conduct annual Customs audits for clients and review import / export transactions to ensure compliance with and current licensing and reporting requirement.
  • Occasional overseas travel is required. 

 

Qualifications Background

  • University degree or above in relevant disciplines
  • 0 - 2 years’ relevant working experience, preferably have trade compliance experience


Skill Requirements

  • A keen interest in conducting research and investigative work;
  • Business acumen, and the ability to deliver insights and recommendations based on analysis;
  • Strong project management and multi-tasking capabilities;
  • Good interpersonal skill, independent, and self-motivated;
  • Great attention to detail and analytical mind;
  • Ability to work under pressure;
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications;
  • Candidates must be able to communicate in English, Cantonese and Mandarin, both spoken and written. 
  • Immediate available/short notice is preferred;

 

What We Offer

  • Competitive Compensation
  • 18-Day annual leave
  • Salary Negotiable