Global Product Compliance Manager
Company: Eaton Corporation
Posted on: November 3, 2018
PositionOverview: Eaton?s Industrial Sector has anopening for a Global Product Compliance Manager in either Cleveland, OH,Southfield or Grand Rapids, MI, Eden Prairie, MN or Irvine, CA locations. Eaton Corporation has an opening within the Industrial SectorEngineering Center of Excellence organization for a Global Product ComplianceManager. The primary function of thisrole is to provide primary leadership for product stewardship and engineeringtrade compliance globally across Eaton?s Industrial Sector which includes theAerospace, Hydraulics and Vehicle Groups. Essential Responsibilities: + Provide hands-on leadership ofcross-organizational Global Substance Governance Council - objective is todevelop, deploy, and maintain strategies to mitigate the business impactof regulated hazardous substances. + Develop, deploy, and maintain anobsolescence management strategy for regulated substances acrossapplicable global environmental regulations. + Represent Industrial Sector on keyindustry association groups (e.g., SIA, ASD, AEM, AIA, IAEG); adviseGlobal Substance Governance Council and communicate to sector/groupleadership on compliance objectives and the impact to the business. + Direct a team of 10-15 ProductStewardship Representatives across EMEA sites to implement complianceplans in accordance with European Union REACH, and other regulations ?provide on-site support and influence of senior Operations, Supply Chain,EHS, and other functional leaders. + Partner with Contracts and Legal toensure purchase order T&Cs are harmonized with customer and supplierportals, flow-up and flow-down supply chain obligations are communicated,understood, and agreed upon. + Provide subject matter expertisewith the engineering design and development process for productstewardship compliance (DFE) and engineering trade compliance and trainingother functions. Lead the development and deployment of relevantproduct stewardship and engineering trade compliance processes, standardsand training. + Partner and align with GTM and theproduct stewardship function, and provides technical expertise, to assistbusiness units in developing and implementing processes, procedures, andsystems that ensure product compliance, utilizing EBS tools withimplementation and execution. + Drive and directly influence aculture of compliance within business leadership through consistent andprofessional communication and actions from the product compliancefunction (i.e. eNewsletter, compliance alerts, collaboration with GTM,etc.). + Maintain a strong understanding oflaws and regulations related to import/export in the US and is accountablefor engineering trade compliance in the US and abroad; provides technicalexpertise related to import/export laws and regulations, and counsels GTMon functional relevance and technical application. + Lead and manage a team of 26Technology Control Officers (TCOs) for all engineering trade complianceactivities in accordance with the Technology Control Plan and ExportCompliance Manual. This includes technical data configuration control,access, and marking, timely determination of jurisdiction andclassification of products, working knowledge of trade regulations,meeting annual training requirements, acting as site authority on productclassifications, for all Aerospace, Hydraulics and Vehicle products, amongother requirements. + Manage US Export Control reforminitiative for the enterprise (no distinction, to date, between IS and ES)- includes jurisdiction classification updates, PLM/ERP systemsconsistency and control, Technology Control Plan adherence, andengineering coordination on agreements and authorization amendments. + Direct the management of complianceand control of technical data, software and associated intangibles withinEaton?s various document management systems (ERP, PLM, SAP, Oracle, Vista,etc.). + Serve as Eaton?s subject matterexpert on all export jurisdiction and classification issues. + Leverage subject matter expertiseand cross-functional teams to develop and implement product compliancestrategy for the Industrial Sector; translate into specific goals, OFIs,and focus areas, aligned with plants / operations / businesses. + Build organizational capability andtalent pipeline through the product compliance function by identifying,assessing and developing key functional competencies across IndustrialSector. + Legally empowered as independentauthority to inquire into any aspect of proposed export, temporary import,or brokering activity with any Eaton Industrial Sector entity. + Evaluate IT compliance, advise ITfunction on strategic compliance enhancements, and personally sponsorrelated projects to mitigate non-compliance risk. Examples include:Aerospace Compliance Monitor, Enovia IP Schema, Substance ComplianceLibrary. Qualifications Basic Qualifications: + 7 years of experience in productengineering, leading global project/program teams, product stewardshipand/or trade compliance. + Subject matterexpert of global environmental regulations and trade complianceregulations. + Experience leadinga global governance, risk and compliance function with specific focus ondeveloping and implementing a global trade management strategy is preferred + Excellentcommunication and influencing skills ? including the leadership presenceand interpersonal savvy to influence senior operating and functional leaders. Passionate change leader with highenergy and the ability to work effectively across a complex, globalorganization. + Possess theability to resolve issues on all levels. Must proactively recognize andsolve complex cross-functional program issues. + Expertise inunderstanding technical specifications, product performance requirements,manufacturing processes, and end user expectations. + Demonstratedunderstanding and experience in USG voluntary disclosure process + Experience in Project Management,Lean, Six Sigma (DFSS Black Belt). + Must be able towork in the United States on a continual basis without requiring corporatesponsorship Education: + An undergraduate degree is required.A Master?s degree is preferred Compensation: + Eaton recognizes this role as acritical position within the corporation and will create a compellingpackage consisting of a base salary, a performance incentive bonus andcomplete benefits Location: + This person will be located in eitherCleveland, OH, Southfield or Grand Rapids, MI,Eden Prairie, MN or Irvine, CA locations. We make what matters work. Everywhere you look?from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day?you?ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That?s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people?s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters.We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We?re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we?re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters. Job: Engineering Region: North America ? US/Puerto Rico Organization: Industrial Sector Job Level: Manager Schedule: Full-time Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within hiring country only Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.
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