Customs Lead

Customs Lead

  • Location

    West Midlands, England

  • Sector:

    Procurement and Supply Chain

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  • Salary:

    £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits

  • Contact:

    Phil Birch

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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I am looking for a driven Customs Lead to work for a leading FMCG brand. Working within their logistics service delivery team you will ensure their supplier network can import goods and products from the EU, delivering the highest standards of efficiency.

They are looking to recruit a highly capable Customs Lead to focus on improving the flow of material into the UK to minimise any effect on business and service delivery plans. The salary for the role will start at c£32,000.

You will be asked to work closely with the Supply Chain Managers that you report to assisting them on various projects. This is an autonomous role where you will play a big part in assisting the company in streamlining various supply chain processes throughout the organisation. You will play your part in supplier movements into the UK ensuring the highest levels of performance throughout whilst displaying up to date knowledge of all HRMC legislation.

Previous experience of working within a Customs or HMRC distribution environment is paramount, you will strive to ensure that all supply chain activities are executed in accordance with service level agreements. You will monitor that all suppliers are operating at the required levels of performance and that HMRC compliance is of the highest order.

The Customs Lead role will be office based with a focus on specific HRMC implications of the Supply Chain network, the role would suit a candidate who has previously worked for a 3PL/distribution company or worked within the freight sector. To be successful in the role you will need to demonstrate that you are a self-starter with an ability to think outside of the box. The role will be analytical also, the ability to be "into the numbers" will be essential, being able to communicate results at all levels will be a priority…

For more information, please apply to the role or contact Phil Birch on 07970 211517.

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