An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Customs Manager who will control all inbound plant shipments and manage all UK customs duty and VAT processes for the plant. Whilst also ensuring they comply with the correct documentation, customs regulations and procedures. This role will also be the primary contact for HMRC and VAT authorities.
Documentation complies with Statutory Customs Regulations.
Primary contact for HMRC and VAT authorities
Escalate to manager any non-compliance and suggest solutions
Assist with different audits
Provide training to ensure compliance
Implement standard processes The ideal candidate will have:
Import and Export Compliance Experience
Excellent written and oral communication skills
The ability to prioritise and manage own workload effectively and to deadline
Strong IT Skills: Excel, PowerPoint, Word
Experience in implementation of duty savings programme
Experience with trade or other import/export software programmes
University Degree is preferred, also diploma in International Trade desirable.