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Global Trade Manager

Location:  Dublin 2
Other locations:  Primary Location Only
Salary: Competitive
Date:  06-Feb-2023

Job description

Requisition ID:  730642

Manager – Global Trade


The GCR team is part of EY’s EMEIA Tax Center (ETC). The ETC is unique to EY: we are the only Big 4 professional services firm with a dedicated center of excellence focused on delivering exceptional client service across borders. Our 570+ talented ETC professionals are based in 21 countries across Europe, the Middle East, India and Africa (EMEIA), and work with clients across the area, regardless of our location or theirs. We provide specialist tax, business and technology expertise to address clients’ most pressing challenges in an exciting, dynamic tax and business environment, through a broad range of innovative service offerings. 



The opportunity


The Global Trade team work with multinational clients globally in order to ensure they structure their supply chain in an efficient and compliant manner. While the role is based in Dublin, our team is spread over many jurisdictions in order to ensure our clients’ needs are fully addressed. With numerous factors impacting the future EU trade environment, such as Brexit and the Trump Trade Wars, the importance of strategic international trade analysis and advice within the EU and global landscape has never been more critical for our clients. As a direct result of this focus on trade we would like to grow our team in Dublin and are currently looking for a manager to join us.



Skills and attributes for success


  • Client focused and commercially aware.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Outgoing team player with strong relationship building skills
  • Ability to identify areas of risk, carry out an effective review and know when to refer upwards


To qualify for the role you must have


  • Degree level qualification or equivalent
  • Practical knowledge of import and export processes, trade procedures and documentation.
  • Proven experience in either public service, consulting or advisory background, or supply chain and logistics role with a focus on international trade, customs and excise.
  • Strong background, experience and appreciation of International Trade, Trade Policy and the International Relations arena



What working at EY offers


We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:


  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around
  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you


EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.


About EY


As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.


If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.


Join us in building a better working world.  


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