Customs Compliance Manager - Logistics - Tipton, West Midlands, United Kingdom, DY4 0

£30-45k

Customs Compliance Manager - Logistics

Superb opportunity to build and manage a new Customs department!

An exciting 'brand new' role has arisen with a leading UK-Irish Logistics company, for an experienced Customs Compliance Manager. The role is to create a new department i.e. recruit, build, train and lead a new customs clearance team. To manage customs processes, together with ensuring that all clearance processes are completed in a complaint and timely manner.

Main duties:

  • Manage customs processes, together with ensuring that all clearance processes are completed in a complaint and timely manner.
  • Manage a team of Customs Compliance / Import / Export / Shipping specialists.
  • Liaise with Customs to set-up new processes as required.
  • To lead excellence in customs management and compliance to customers, whilst ensuring that in providing this service, the company is fully compliant with the requirements of HMRC and other relevant bodies.
  • Support and advise customers on all international import / export requirements especially with new processes brought upon by Brexit. The ideal candidate will have a customs background in either road, air or sea freight and a good knowledge of customs systems, HMRC regimes and query resolution.

Requirements for the role:

  • Minimum of five years customs clearance experience.
  • Ideally a background within Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain.
  • 'Attention to detail' is very important to ensure the business is compliant and passes HMRC audits, including risk identification and mitigation.
  • Strong communication skills, verbal and written. interfacing between the senior management team, HMRC, Irish customs, suppliers and end Customers.
  • Good organizational skills with the ability to manage and prioritize workloads.

Salary is level is negotiable and dependent on experience - an approximate / estimated range would be £30k-£45k.

Experience Customs Compliance candidates who are energetic, dynamic and looking to build a great career, are advised to apply ASAP for an immediate interview/start.

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