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International Trade Compliance and Government Affairs Data Analyst in Chicago, IL at Evraz North America

Date Posted: 9/10/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Chicago, IL
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/10/2018

Job Description



International Trade Compliance and Government Affairs Data Analyst

City: Chicago / State: Illinois                                                   


At EVRAZ North America, we manufacture engineered steel products for rail, energy and industrial end markets at six production sites located in the USA (Portland, Oregon; Pueblo, Colorado) and Canada (Regina, Saskatchewan; Calgary, Camrose and Red Deer, Alberta). We are the largest North American producer by volume in the rail and large diameter pipe markets, and we hold leading positions in the Western Canada oil country tubular goods, small diameter pipe and West Coast plate markets.

EVRAZ offers competitive wages and benefits along with training, apprenticeships and development programs to help you accomplish your professional objectives. We encourage our employees to continue their education by providing tuition reimbursement and training opportunities. And our open door policy fosters a culture of open communication that allows every employee to have a voice in the company. It’s how the best ideas come to light—and why the best people choose to work at EVRAZ.



Job Description and Responsibilities

We are currently searching for an International Trade Compliance and Government Affairs Data Analyst to join our Headquarters  located in Downtown Chicago. The ideal candidate will have a solid financial/ data driven background looking to move into a role allowing exposure to business operations. Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Assist with international trade anti-dumping investigations in U.S. and Canada from conception to completion, including working with internal and external teams to obtain financial and business data, preparing questionnaire responses, coordinating with outside trade counsel.
  • Assist with local, state, provincial, and Federal governmental affairs matters affecting the Company’s commercial interests across the U.S. and Canada
  • Conduct global steel trade research and closely monitor capacity, steel pricing, competitive position, international trade developments and government actions on a daily basis.   Monitor international trade statistics and report on a monthly basis
  • Conduct research and assist in preparation for participation of EVRAZ in U.S. and Canadian steel association public policy committees to shape priorities and drive advocacy of key issues with relevant government officials;
  • Prepare materials and craft messaging to assist the Director - Trade and Government Affairs for EVRAZ to utilize for meetings with government officials.  Compile and update business statistics for advocacy use regarding investments and carbon footprint
  • Coordinate with Director of Trade and Government Affairs and Logistics team on trade compliance matters, including customs, export and import compliance for the U.S. and Canada;
  • Prepare materials for international trade matters as required



Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • At least two to four (2-4) years’ experience in an in- house finance or similar quantitative/ data driven role.
  • Data gathering, data analysis and trend analysis background essential.
  • Ability to work with large amounts of data- analyze to find conclusions, present findings and translate data into understandable documents
  • Strong written communication skills - Assist in drafting letters and communications to government officials.
  • Strong verbal communication skills and presence to interact with Finance and Sales teams.
  • Working knowledge of accounting and financial information, including Balance Sheet, P&L, and ratio analyses.
  • Strong Microsoft Excel user (pivot table).
  • Strong project management skills to manage multiple activities and data gathering from multiple departments.
  • Travel expectations 10% - 15% of time as required within U.S. and Canada.

 

All applicants must be legally able to work in the USA without sponsorship.


 

EVRAZ is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, and Veterans.

While we thank all those who apply, only those being actively considered for employment will be contacted.

 

At EVRAZ North America, we manufacture steel. We also manufacture excellence, drive success and build careers for our employees. Our people come from diverse backgrounds, but share a common set of values and the same goal of creating the best possible solution for our customers.

 

In addition to a competitive wage and generous benefits package, our employees share in the Company’s success through incentives like profit sharing. We provide opportunities for advancement and promote often from within—which means that a job at EVRAZ can take your career farther than you ever imagined.

 

With more than 4,500 team members in the U.S. and Canada, EVRAZ offers well-paying jobs and a comprehensive range of employee benefits. Our total compensation package includes benefits such as:

 

  • Competitive wages and bonus opportunities
  • Family medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage at minimal employee cost
  • Short and long term disability programs
  • Competitive retirement plans
  • Paid vacations
  • Apprenticeship and career advancement within the company
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Wellness program

 

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • At least two to four (2-4) years’ experience in an in- house finance or similar quantitative/ data driven role.
  • Data gathering, data analysis and trend analysis background essential.
  • Ability to work with large amounts of data- analyze to find conclusions, present findings and translate data into understandable documents
  • Strong written communication skills - Assist in drafting letters and communications to government officials.
  • Strong verbal communication skills and presence to interact with Finance and Sales teams.
  • Working knowledge of accounting and financial information, including Balance Sheet, P&L, and ratio analyses.
  • Strong Microsoft Excel user (pivot table).
  • Strong project management skills to manage multiple activities and data gathering from multiple departments.
  • Travel expectations 10% - 15% of time as required within U.S. and Canada.