Customs and Trade Compliance Team Leader
UK Trade Compliance Team Leader
Undertaking a wide variety of Customs and Trade Compliance related activities.
Completing daily customs entry processing (Import/Export/Transit) via SAP GTS
Daily communication with external logistics providers and Customs Brokers.
Collaborating with various local, regional and global business stakeholders to ensure compliance with Government and Customs regulations
Assisting in the continued development and support of Trade Compliance systems and programmes.
Compiling reports and auditing.
Overseeing and ensuring all daily operational activities are completed in a timely manner and in accordance with the company, HMRC and other UK government departmental deadlines.
Your Skills and Expertise
Experience in international trade is essential, primarily in Customs activities, Incoterms 2020, Tariff classification and Customs valuation rules.
Must be able to competently submit Customs Import and/or Export declarations via standalone Customs declaration software, ideally SAP GTS or other similar HMRC certified systems such as Descarte or Ricardo
Ability and flexibility to adapt to changing priorities and processes and function under pressure
Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel)
Must have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
Professional training in Customs matters by a recognised organisation such as Strong & Herd, BIFA etc
Understanding of AEO certification and standards.
Further information available on request.
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.