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Senior, Business Analyst (Global Trade Compliance)

Location Seoul, South Korea


Company Introduction

Coupang is reimagining the shopping experience with the goal of wowing each customer from the instant they open the Coupang app to the moment an order is delivered to their door.

Powered by an outstanding end-to-end e-commerce and logistics network and a fanatical culture of customer centricity, Coupang has broken tradeoffs around speed, selection and price. Today, we provide exceedingly fast shipping speeds on millions of items including fresh groceries, delivered within hours nationwide, 365 days a year.

We are doing this for millions of consumers in Korea. Korea is home to one of the largest and fastest growing e-commerce opportunities anywhere in the world.


Position overview

The Global Trade Strategy and Risk (GTSR) organization develops policies and standards, provides appropriate regulatory guidance, and helps to implement and monitor controls to identify and mitigate risk related to import/export activity across the entire Coupang organization.  GTSR partners with business lines and shared services functions to design products, services and controls which streamline trade compliance processes while measuring, monitoring and reporting trade compliance opportunities and risks.

Coupang is seeking a Senior Business Analyst to work cross-functionally with product and business to analyze complex data while identifying process improvement opportunities for our cross-border business. 


Essential Qualifications

  • Leads, defines and maintains strategic Customs indicators that drive actions through data.
  • Partner with Product and Business stakeholders to drive the vision and delivery of key Trade Compliance initiatives based on data analytics.
  • Consolidate and analyze import/export data to identify risks or opportunities for savings.
  • Prepare and drive internal and external KPI reports and make recommendations on process improvements.
  • Manage reporting while providing transparency to key stakeholders around program status, risks and change management.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience in international trade and/or logistics;
  • Background in legal, compliance, regulatory, business management, and/or consulting;
  • Previous experience in highly analytical environment;
  • Strong data analysis skills, ability to produce, interpret and draw conclusions from data;
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft excel, including pivot tables, V-look up is a must;
  • Passion to drive innovative ideas and build new processes;
  • Creative thinker, ability to streamline processes, implement changes that foster higher efficiencies while meeting expectations of our internal and external stakeholders;
  • High ethical standards of integrity, transparency and trust; and
  • Detail oriented

Recruitment Process and Others

  • Trade Compliance (Import/Export) expertise;
  • Experience in data analyst or business analyst role;
  • English communication and writing skills;
  • Self-starter, ambitious and flexible; and
  • Excellent communication skills.


Recruitment Process and Others:

Recruitment Process  

  • Application Review - Phone Interview - Onsite (or Virtual Onsite) Interview – Offer
  • The exact nature of the recruitment process may vary according to the specific job and may be changed due to scheduling or other circumstances.
  • Interview schedules and the results will be informed to the applicant via the e-mail address submitted at the application stage.

Things to Consider  

  • This job posting may be closed prior to the stated end date for application if all openings are filled.
  • Coupang has the right to rescind an offer of employment if a candidate is found to have submitted false information as part of the application process.
  • Coupang does not discriminate against disabled applicants or those with veteran status. We are proud to offer equal opportunities for all applicants.

Privacy Notice 

  • Your personal information will be collected and managed by Coupang as stated in the Application Privacy Notice located below. 



Document Return Policy

  • This notification is given pursuant to Article 11 (6) of the Fair Hiring Procedure Act.
  • A job applicant, who has applied but not been finally selected for a position at Coupang (the “ Company ”), may request the Company to return his/her hiring documents submitted pursuant to the Fair Hiring Procedure Act. However, this will not apply where the hiring documents were submitted via the website of the Company or e-mail, or where the job applicant submitted those documents voluntarily without a request from the Company. In addition, if the hiring documents were destroyed due to a natural disaster or any other reasons not attributable to the Company, such documents will be deemed to have been returned to the job applicant. 
  • A job applicant who wishes to request the return of his/her hiring documents pursuant to the main sentence of paragraph 2 above should fill out a “Request for Return of Hiring Documents” [Annex Form No. 3 in the Enforcement Rule of the Fair Hiring Procedure Act] and submit the request to the Company by email ( ) In such case, within fourteen (14) days from the date of identifying the receipt of the request, the Company will send the hiring documents to the job applicant’s designated address via registered mail. Please be informed that the job applicant is required to pay the postage on the registered mail. 
  • In preparation for a job applicant’s request for the return of hiring documents pursuant to the main sentence of paragraph 2 above, the Company shall retain the original hiring documents submitted by the job applicant for 180 days from the completion of the recruiting process. If no request is made until the end of this period, all of his/her hiring documents will be destroyed immediately in accordance with the Personal Information Protection Act.


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