Customs Officer

Customs Officer

  • Location

    West Midlands, England

  • Sector:

    Procurement and Supply Chain

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    Phil Birch

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 - 12 Months

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Are you a logistics contractor looking to work for a Tier 1 supplier within the automotive sector?

I am now recruiting a fixed term contract of between 6 - 12 months for the position of Customs Officer, this role is to join a leading Tier 1 automotive manufacturer. The role will be focussed on the effects and implications that Brexit may have to their Supply Chain functions…

The key purpose of the Customs Officer is to implement relevant processes and procedures which will allow the company to import goods from the EU. A candidate with 3 - 5 years of international logistics exposure, foreign trade and customs would be preferential as would a formal HMRC qualification. You will need to communicate at all levels internally but also with your client base whilst discussions and clarification with customs authorities will be paramount. This role does have the possibility of converting into a full-time position should workload demand it after the initial FTC…

The primary responsibilities of the Customs Officer include;

  • Implement customs-relevant processes and procedures;
  • Implement IPR (Inward Processing Relief) processes;
  • Classify materials into customs classifications;
  • Be responsible for customs paperwork & carrier-related transport papers;
  • Set up and review customs groups

To be effective as the Customs Officer you will need experience of working within international logistics directives in a demanding Logistics function, ideally with exposure to the automotive industry. The salary for the role is competitive and will be discussed if your application is successful…

If the role sounds of interest to you then please feel free to contact Phil Birch on 07970 211517.

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