Global Trade Compliance Specialist (Hybrid)

Danbury, CT, US, 06810

Belimo is the global market leader in the development, production, and marketing of field devices for the energy-efficient control of heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems. Damper actuators, control valves, sensors, meters, and gas monitors make up the company's core business. Founded in 1975, Belimo employs approximately 2,000 people in over 80 countries and is listed on the Swiss Exchange (SIX) since 1995.


The Globally Trade Compliance Specialist will provide guidance to logistics/customization centers and subsidiaries around the world.


The objectives of this position are fully integrated to the objectives of the Company’s Mission and Values. It is the responsibility of all employees to perform their duties in accordance with Company Policy.


This role reports directly to the Group Trade Compliance Manager, and will work as part of a team to drive the implementation of the Internal Compliance Program (ICP) to ensure compliant import and export procedures.


  • Provide guidance to the Local Trade Compliance Specialists on domestic and international customs, export control and sanctions regulations.
  • Support the Global Trade Compliance Manager in the implementation of the ICP including the risk management
  • Define classification processes and responsibilities to ensure compliant import and export declarations
  • Act as the GTS system manager and actively promote the use of tools to increase efficiency and compliance levels.
  • Ensure the creation and maintenance of global trade compliance standards and procedures
  • Track and report key trade compliance metrics to measure the effectiveness and efficiency of the controls in place to manage global trade


  • Bachelor's degree required, ideally in supply chain / trade compliance management or related field 
  • 5+ years of trade compliance experience
  • Experience with SAP/GTS is a must
  • Deep technical knowledge of international customs, export control and sanctions regulations
  • Ability to advise Trade Compliance Specialist and local management (subsidiaries) on trade compliance topics
  • Good knowledge of product, software and technology classification (HTS, ECCN)
  • Effective communication skills to interact with senior management
  • Multilingual is an asset (German preferred), but not required

Why employees choose Belimo?

  • Health - Top of the line medical, dental and vision options for employees and their families
  • Fantastic employee culture – Belimo employees bleed orange and truly live our company mantra “Together to the top!”
  • Financials – On top of a competitive salary, employees at every level of the organization are eligible for an annual bonus and regular performance reviews. We also encourage all employees to participate in our employee stock plan, offering a 30% discount.
  • Save for retirement – Belimo offers a competitive 6% company match on 401K contributions, which is immediately vested.
  • Flexibility – Belimo offers a hybrid schedule for professional-office positions, allowing you more flexibility to spend time with your loved ones.
  • Time Off – Belimo provides all employees vacation time, personal/sick time, and generous holiday offerings. 
  • Continuous Learning – Belimo pushes our employees to never stop learning. We offer tuition reimbursement for undergraduate and graduate courses.
  • Diversity – Work with colleagues around the globe from Switzerland to Brazil to Shanghai.
  • Professional Development – Belimo offers trainings throughout the year to further develop yourself personally and professionally, including a Trainee Program specifically geared towards recent graduates. 
  • Growth – Belimo is experiencing record growth! Many of our employees grow their careers with Belimo through internal advancement and choose to retire with us.
  • Wellness – We offer all Danbury employees free access to our on-site fitness center effective their first day. We also offer a $300 annual incentive for meeting wellness-based goals.
  • Give back – Belimo cares about local and global issues! We fundraise annually with an employer-match and coordinate paid volunteer days to support our local community.
  • More Perks include quarterly employee-focused events, transparency with leadership, a newly constructed state-of-the-art facility which offers a full cafeteria, sit/stand desks, and all the free cappuccinos you can want!





At Belimo, we take pride in making our company a rewarding place to work. Our leaders are passionate, and embrace new ideas. Through collaboration our employees don’t just create amazing products; they are revolutionizing the HVAC industry. Investing in employees is at the core of Belimo’s approach to recruiting and retaining diverse creative talent, to continue to grow an industry leading business. The success of our company brand is connected to the expertise and dedication of our employees.

Join Belimo, and help improve the world around us.

Nearest Major Market: Bridgeport
Nearest Secondary Market: Danbury