Export Control Manager

ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions is part of the ASSA ABLOY Group, the world's leading provider of access solutions. We reimagine how people move through their world, whether that world is a cruise ship, education, hotel or elderly care facility. Our expertise in customer journey mapping, innovation and service design leads to the invention of new solutions that create value for our clients and exceptional experiences for their end users.

Job Purpose:

ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions has activities across the globe and, as an Export Control Manager with us, you will be providing expert advice and guidance to employees and managers at all levels within the Global Solutions division to ensure compliance with EU and foreign import/export laws, such asthe US Export Administration Regulations (EAR),and sanctions regulations, as well as conforming with internal corporate policies and procedures. You will be responsible for managing all Export Control compliance matters within the division, in coordination with the divisional Compliance Offer, who acts as the overall owner of the program.

What you will be doing:


The scope of work for this role is the implementation and maintenance of the Group's Export Control compliance program. Within the scope of that program, you will be designing processes and procedures for the division and each business area within the division. You will coordinate with the Divisional Compliance Officer and the Group Head of Compliance, and utilize the network of other Export Control professionals within the ASSA ABLOY Group. You will design and deliver Export Control Trainings to the employees in the division, promote a positive compliance culture and awareness throughout the organization, and support the integration of acquired businesses into the ASSA ABLOY Group. You will drive the products classification processes together with product management, lead, co-ordinate, and manage ad-hoc Export Control compliance related projects and tasks, and support the business areas with counterparty screenings against sanctions lists and reviewing sanctions screening results. You will be providing advice on the completion of export documentation, reviewing and approving export documentation, chasing export documentation, when required, and keeping records of the same. If an export license is needed, you will manage the application and coordinate the contact with relevant authorities.

The role is new for the division, and offers an opportunity for the right person to shape the role to personal preferences within the boundaries of the Group's Export Control compliance program and the business needs.

In this position, you report to the divisional General Counsel. The role is based in Stockholm, Sweden. Occasional domestic and international travel may be required.

Who you are:

We believe that you are an experienced practitioner with good working knowledge of European Union and foreign import / export regulations, particularly the US Export Administration Regulations (EAR) and from working in an international environment. You have a good
working knowledge of EU Customs regulations and an understanding of the impact of Brexit on UK based manufacturing and export operations. You have strong interpersonal/influencing skills to support decision making based on credible knowledge of International Trade and promote a healthy compliance culture. You are fluent in English and comfortable in holding presentations before small and big audiences. Other language skills are a plus. You are able to work under pressure, make decisions and produce results with limited supervision. Your strong professional integrity and high standards of business ethics will be your most valuable tool for succeeding in this role. ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions is a global division and we expect you to interact internationally as well as being able to deal with diverse cultures.

You are prepared to embark on a journey where you are part of building something new, and while you are a highly competent and experienced practitioner, you are a solid teamworker and are not afraid to roll up your sleeves and attend to administrative tasks where required.


What we offer:
We can offer you a stimulating work in an international environment with good development opportunities. You will work closely with our business as well as being an important member of the Legal and Compliance team within ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions.

Contact and application:

Please apply at our websiteno later than 13 December 2020.

For more information, please contact Ann-Charlotte Högberg, General Counsel Global Solutions,



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