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Director of Compliance
Trade, Anti-Bribery, Export Control
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Remote • United States
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)
  • Must be a U.S. person
  • B.S. or B.A. required
  • Excellent communication (oral and written); strong problem solving skills and the ability to deal with people of all levels
  • At least eight years of previous compliance experience, particularly in export controls (EAR and ITAR) and/or FCPA
  • At least three years of supervisory / leadership experience
  • Self-starter who demonstrates initiative, works independently, and knows when to ask questions
  • Strong appreciation of business processes and risks
  • Experience reading and interpreting regulations is required
  • High level of concentration, accuracy and attention to detail
  • A careful, methodical approach
  • A sense of humor and unflappable demeanor
  • Supervising the preparation of and preparing export licensing documents
  • Analyzing hardware, software, and services for export classification
  • Reviewing export control requirements for manufacturing lab visitation
  • Drafting, reviewing, and implementing internal policies, processes and procedures
  • Preparing and conducting effective compliance trainings for employees
  • Supervising coordination with engineering, launch, and manufacturing teams to manage shipments
  • Coordinating with teams across the company to understand the compliance impact of proposed new products, services, and acquisitions
  • Drafting and preparing filings for government agencies, including license applications, regulatory notifications, and scheduled reporting
  • Supervising the review, clearance, and escalation of automated flags for global trade compliance screening
  • Record-keeping retention and organization
  • Ensuring compliance with FCPA requirements
  • Coordinating with hiring managers and HR team to ensure proper export compliance for new hires
  • Analyzing economic and financial sanctions for implications to Planet's global business
Desired Qualifications
  • An advanced degree
  • Previous experience working in the aerospace/defense environment
  • Extensive expertise in export controls and/or FCPA compliance
  • Previous experience working in a newly public company environment and/or scaling a compliance function
Satellite imaging for Earth
Company Overview
Planet is an aerospace and data analytics company that builds small satellites and delivers information about the changing planet.