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As a leading global supplier of wafer fabrication equipment and services to the semiconductor industry, Lam Research develops innovative solutions that help our customers build smaller, faster, and more power-efficient devices.

We are a company comprised of people who work hard, deliver outstanding results and maintain a sense of humor during even the most challenging times. Our success results from our employees' diverse technical and business expertise, which fuels close collaboration and ongoing innovation. We know that our dynamic, global team of exceptional employees is essential to our continued growth.

Join the Lam Research team, where you can play a vital role in the future of electronics and write your own success story.

Foreign Trade Analyst

Date: Jul 4, 2021

Location: Bayan Lepas, Penang, MY, 11900

Req ID: 157429

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Job Responsibilities


Ensures legal compliance and provides import/export administration and control within government rules and regulations, including appropriate licensing for shipments. Reviews contracts for required clauses and identifies omissions. Interfaces with internal and external customers, foreign order administration, freight forwarders, customs officers and other functional areas to ensure coordination and logistics of shipment. Selects carrier/forwarder for shipment of products and prepares documents for freight forwarders.

Other Job Responsibilities

  • Classify parts as for Malaysian customs based upon corporate processes and consistent with Malaysian interpretations
  • Responsibilities include review of parts specifications, bills of materials(BOM), descriptions, and external web sites to categorize Lam Materials into categories that have been previously defined by Foreign Trade.   These categories correspond to tariff classifications in countries where Lam does business
  • Reviewing individual parts & Harmonized Tariff Schedule(HTS) classification for different kind of Mechanical, Electrical and Electronics items (semiconductor Industry)
  • Designating a category to each respective part
  • Sending designations for parts to Foreign Trade on a weekly basis
  • Engaging Foreign Trade on periodic review to align on categorizations
  • Alerting Foreign Trade of parts that do not conform to any existing designations
  • Foreign Trade will provide initial instruction on job expectations and ongoing feedback on how to interpret the categories for which Lam Materials will be assigned.
  • Update LMW parts database and assist with A1, A2, A3 exemption list filings
  • Assist with export control and licensing, ECCN numbers
  • Asist with Country of Origin definitions and apply to common FTAs
  • Support Customs enquiries, customs rulings and imports under protest

Minimum Qualifications

  • Technical knowledge of semiconductor or comparable industries, including familiarity with Bills of Materials
  • Familiarity with reading technical specifications, engineering drawing, datasheets
  • Good communication skills
  • Attention to details
  • Working knowledge and technical abilities with the following:
  • SAP-GTS (Global Trade Service)
  • MS office tools (Advanced Excel
  • Desired skills: Power Apps and Power BI
  • Familiarity of Global Trade, a plus
  • Fluent in English, written and spoken
  • Mandarin a bonus
  • Reports to Sr. Mgr Trade Ops
  • National customs certification

Our Commitment

We believe it is important for every person to feel valued, included, and empowered to achieve their full potential. By bringing unique individuals and viewpoints together, we achieve extraordinary results.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

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