Customs Manager - Hertfordshire

Supply Chain
Ref: 732 Date Posted: Tuesday 24 Nov 2020
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Customs Manager
Location:               Stevenage
Salary:                   Up to £50,000 + benefits (Bonus, Pension, Holiday Pay & more)
Working within a world leading, innovative technical engineering organisation, we currently have an opportunity for a Customs Manager, which will see you assist with a new and exciting project with the primary purpose to establish and oversee the customs integration process in house including growing a team of people.
Customs Manager Responsibilities
  • Responsible for the Company’s international customs operations and for implementing the processes, policies and procedures that ensure customs and trade compliance for all imports and exports.
  • To manage supplier relationships with Freight forwarders, customs brokers and service providers in relation to customs related topics.
  • To facilitate the ongoing achievement of business, financial and customer service metrics and relative KPI’s
  • You will be required to capture and manage Customs needs by: - 
    • Bring all customs activities in-house
    • Manage, lead and grow an internal Customs team
    • Implementing any systems and process changes required
    • Ensure company compliance with all HMRC Customs requirements
    • Build and maintain a strong relationship with HMRC and internal stakeholders
Customs Manager skills and qualifications required:
  • Significant experience in technical and practical aspects of Customs
  • Knowledge of Customs systems
  • Experience in leading a customs team
  • Ability to establish, manage and support a small team of people
  • Ability to work within a complex multiple stakeholder environment
  • Ability to produce professional and concise documentation
  • Lead, develop and motivate assigned resources to ensure they are aware of and capable of delivering their accountabilities and to ensure the maintenance of an effective, collaborative and supportive working climate.
As the successful Customs Manager, you will be rewarded with an exciting and challenging role with a company that offers excellent career opportunities, a fantastic working environment and the opportunity to work with and travel to European business partners.
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