Export Controller

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  • Sector:

    Defence, Other

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  • Salary:

    £35k - 45k per year + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Kerry Heath

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  • Contact phone:

    01384 446109

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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Export Controller

Salary - £35,000 - £40,000 

Located – Leicester.

Export Control, Buyer, Compliance, Procurement

An Export Controller is required to join an Established business based in Leicester where you will be working closely with commercial and purchasing teams in the role of Export Controller. Candidates with experience of working in Engineering or Defence/Military environments would be well received.

Due to demand and workload this fantastic company, based in Leicester requires an Export Controller to join the team who has experience of working in Export/Compliance environments for a new permanent position. As the Export controller you will be required to:

  • Ensure company Compliance with UK and non-UK export controls.
  • Raise and maintain all export licenses, invoices, and documentation packages.
  • Review and update Export/Import processes
  • Provide advice on export licensing.
  • Liaise with internal and external agencies.
  • Adhere to and maintain company policy/procedures.
  • Management of suppliers
  • Liaising with government departments
  • Providing procurement support to meet company objectives.
  • Develop and Implement assessment tools and processes.

The Export Controller should have the following skills or experience:

  • Experience in an Export control role
  • A knowledge of UK Export controls and licensing requirements
  • Experience with procurement functions
  • Experience and knowledge of non-UK Export controls (EG: US export controls, ITAR & EAR)
  • Excellent communication skills written and verbal.
  • Excellent Admin and organisational skills
  • Experience in working with a multi-functional international business.
  • A good knowledge of Microsoft office packages (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with a background within Export controls to develop your career further.

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon.  If you would like to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about Export Controller position, please contact Kerry Heath at Jonathan Lee Recruitment at

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

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