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Compliance Specialist
Leesburg, VA

EIT (Electronic Instrumentation & Technology) is looking for a Compliance Specialist to join our team in our Leesburg, VA location! EIT is a Contract Manufacturer specializing in Electronic Manufacturing Services and serves customers in the sectors of Industry, Communications, Aerospace, Defense and Healthcare.


Job Description:

The position of Compliance Specialist assists and supports the organization in complying with government regulations and/or regulatory agencies; including the ongoing preparation, testing and monitoring of conformance to meet government requirements.

  • Performs evaluation of internal operations, controls, communications, risk assessments and maintenance of documentation as related to regulatory compliance and recommends appropriate changes

  • Manages comprehensive internal export controls to ensure compliance with U.S. (ITAR and EAR) and foreign regulations in the conduct of international marketing, sales, supply chain, and other business activities

  • Works to ensure compliance with export laws that enhance foreign policy and protect national security

  • Conducts and facilitates internal and external audits to identify, evaluate, disclose, and appropriately remedy risks and deficiencies

  • Coordinates the preparation of internal and external audits and inspections

  • May serve as point of contact for interactions with regulatory agencies for defined matters

  • Update and maintain internal and externally facing security documentation

  • Maintain and track required security training for ITAR/CUI

  • Maintain and update security and compliance reporting

  • Facilitate vendor security assessments as needed

  • Manage security and compliance related projects

  • Work with IT and HR departments to investigate and respond to any legal or regulatory violations

  • Conduct regular reviews of contracts and agreements to ensure compliance

  • Develop and maintain a system for managing and responding to legal requests for access to sensitive data

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree required

  • Minimum of 3 years of compliance experience within the manufacturing industry

  • Advanced knowledge of and experience with ITAR, CUI, CMMC, FARs and DFARs

  • Contract review experience ensuring company policies and procedures are inline with requirements

  • Effective communicator, educator and motivator of people and teams

  • Ability to understand and explain complex regulations in clear and concise language

  • Strategic business partner with strong business acumen who is adept at managing and reducing potential risk and exposure while furthering strategic objectives

  • Proactive, self-starting, driven, pragmatic, astute, solution-oriented professional who has a strong leadership presence

  • High degree of professional ethics and integrity

  • Travel to company sites, 3-4 times per year, to audit processes and train personnel

Working Conditions:

  • Normal office environment

  • 9/80 work schedule, with every other Friday off

  • 10% east coast travel


  • Excellent Health Benefits, including dental and vision:  zero waiting period

  • 401K and company matching: no vesting period

  • Health Savings Account/Flexible Spending Account

  • Basic Life, AD&D and Disability Insurance

  • PTO – 15 days/annual

  • Paid Holidays – 8 days/annual

  • Tuition ReimbursementEmployee Assistance Program

  • Employee Discounts


EIT Danville Office:
350 Slayton Drive
Danville, Virginia 24540

EIT Headquarters:
309 Kelly's Ford Plaza SE
Leesburg, Virginia 20175

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