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Phillips 66 Customs Analyst in Houston, Texas

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Phillips 66 has more than 140 years of experience in providing the energy that enables people to dream bigger and go farther, faster. We are committed to improving lives, and that is our promise to our employees and our communities. We are sustained by the backgrounds and experiences of our diverse teams, which reflect who we are, the environment we create and how we work together. Our company is built on values of safety, honor and commitment. We call our cultural mindset Our Energy in Action, which we define through four simple, intuitive behaviors: We work for the greater good, create an environment of trust, seek different perspectives and achieve excellence. Phillips 66 was recognized by Forbes as one of “America’s Best Employers” in 2021.


The primary role of the Customs Analyst is to serve as member of the International Trade Compliance Group, to (1) support a robust trade compliance program and (2) seek opportunities that maximize duty refunds to the company. Generally, this position works under limited supervision and works with many stakeholders including internal refinery personnel, accounting/finance and commercial personnel as well as external regulators and Customs brokers. The Customs Analyst has an opportunity to develop a proficiency in US Customs regulations and will be relied on to apply knowledge and expertise in many challenging situations.

Responsibilities May Include

  • Develop relationships and interface with freight forwarders and customs brokers to ensure all P66 hydrocarbon import requirements are being met

  • Managing daily import activities to ensure compliance with Customs regulations

  • HTS classification of P66 products

  • Managing collaboration efforts with internal and external partners to implement streamlined data gathering processes across multiple internal and external supply chain functions (Imports, Exports, Tax, Trading, Customs brokers etc…)

  • Optimizing import/export workflows to maximize drawback refunds

  • Leading/Coordinating special projects

  • Serving as a backup for Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ) as needed

  • Assisting management with FTZ Compliance Reviews/Audits and if needed interacting directly with US port officials and US Customs

  • Preparing, reviewing and maintaining free trade agreement certificates of origin and manufacture affidavits to support business needs

Position Requirements


  • Legally required to work in the job posting country

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business or related field

  • 3 or more years of experience in front/mid office commodity operations

  • Regulatory, compliance, or finance/accounting experience

  • Intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Office, Excel and Word

  • Demonstrate ability to work with a variety of IT systems


  • 3 or more years of experience in International Trade Compliance (eg. Imports, Exports, Foreign Trade Zones, Drawback etc.)

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills required due to interactions with refinery personnel, accounting analyst, broker and government agents

  • Prior experience with Alteryx and Tableau

  • Ability to work efficiently under time constraints of weekly and daily commitments

  • Detail oriented with ability to multi-task

  • Team player and effective problem solver

  • General understanding of the petroleum Downstream Business

To be considered

In order to be considered for this position you must complete the entire application process, which includes answering all prescreening questions and providing your eSignature on or before the requisition closing date of May 9, 2021 .

Candidates for regular U.S. positions must be a U.S. citizen or national, or an alien admitted as permanent resident, refugee, asylee or temporary resident under 8 U.S.C. 1160(a) or 1255(a)(1). Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

Phillips 66 is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Requisition ID: 54020

Location: Texas - Houston

Job Field: Legal

Division : Legal & General Counsel

Technical Req : No