Manager, Imports in Danbury, CT at Ethan Allen Global Inc.

Date Posted: 5/21/2020

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    Danbury, CT
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Job Description

Requisition ID: 007210

Ethan Allen has been a leader in the luxury home furnishings and interior design business for more than eighty years. We are a global style authority, spanning twelve countries on three continents. We built our company on a vertically integrated business model that has stood the test of time. We believe our associates are our greatest assets, and that talent, drive, and customer focus should be rewarded. We employ the best in the furniture industry and offer exceptional training and support by utilizing the latest technology and proven business practices.

Manage the day-to-day operations to the imports Department to import finished goods and raw materials.   Focus on product import management, landed costing, purchase order processing, vendor payments, customs compliance, Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (CTPAT), and logistics.   Direct interface with merchants, foreign vendors, forwarders and overseas consolidators.  Proactively identifies opportunities, reduces exposure and expense, and creatively resolves related issues as needed.  

Job Requirements


Bachelor's degree with a minimum of five (5) years of import experience in a managerial role.

Working knowledge of U.S. Customs regulations and requirements, and CTPAT administration.

Prior experience determining landed cost for products and materials.

Familiarity with international shipping documents (commercial invoice, packing lists, house bill of landings, master bill of landings), U.S. Customs forms and 
General Rules of Interpretation for HTS determination.

Analytical skills required, with ability to process numerical data and to make arithmetic commutations rapidly and accurately.

Excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Office.  Experience using AS/400 (JD Edwards) system operation is highly desired.

Excellent verbal and written communication, analytical, and organizational skills required. 

Ethan Allen is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. We are an E-Verify Employer.


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