TradeMoves is an international trade and customs advisory firm based in Silver Spring, Maryland. At TradeMoves, we help clients plan and implement international trade strategies, provide advice and assistance on cross-border issues, develop sourcing and supply planning tools and resources tailored to the movement of products and materials, and educate governments on client trade policy priorities. Don't miss the opportunity to work for a small, hands-on trade firm.
As a small firm, TradeMoves is invested in the professional development of our employees. The position is designed to provide detailed exposure to trade, customs, and regulatory issues as well as opportunities to develop and build upon existing areas of interest as they relate to trade knowledge, skills, and abilities. Part-time status, with possibility to transition to full-time in the future. Ideal for a graduate student with a flexible schedule looking for work to complement classes related to trade and international commerce.
This position requires attention to detail; great organizational, research and analytical skills; ability to work well with others; and strong communication skills.
Overview of Responsibilities: The selected candidate will support client projects and the TradeMoves team in providing high-quality deliverables specific to clients’ cross-border trade priorities. This is a research-focused position which requires high attention to detail; strong communication, organizational, research, and analytical skills; and ability to work well with others and independently.
The following are typical responsibilities and assignments for this position, which may vary depending on client demands and work load:
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: The ideal candidate will have a strong foundation in international trade issues and concepts, and possess the following knowledge, skills, and abilities:
Start Date and Location: Preferred start date in March 2019. Office is located in downtown Silver Spring, 2.5 blocks from the Silver Spring Metro Station (red-line), with easy access to 14th Street and 16th Street bus lines.