Customs Specialist - Imports Assistant
Job Ref: PL18719
Posted: 06/04/2021Apply Now
Wise Employment are recruiting for a Customs Specialist Import Assistant with proven Customs knowledge to join the Imports & Shipping Department for one of Plymouth’s fastest growing companies.
As a Customs Specialist with at least 2 years proven experience, you will work closely with the Import & Shipping Manager to review and implement classification, clearance and compliance checks to future proof the growing business. You will also engage with other key departments to assist in new operational requirements (ROI shipments)
Responsibilities - You must be able to demonstrate experience within the Import/Export sector with specific knowledge in the following areas
Tariff Classification & Reviews (experience with online Tariff – UK & EU)
ROI documentation checks (Ireland/Brexit)
Keeping up to date with latest HMRC and EU notices & regulations
Monitoring clearance compliance and performance in accordance with the CFSP / Customs Warehouse compliance requirements
Supporting customs entry preparation & instructions (additional checks and audits to meet the CFSP / Customs Warehouse compliance requirements – including Origin Preferences and document declarations)
Checking & Monitoring of Customs Entries – C88/E2/Deferment & MSS reports, for compliance checks (ensuring adjustments actioned accordingly)
Developing & maintaining own Customs knowledge, whilst contributing to the Customs & Product knowledge within the Imports Team and wider business
Working with the Import Manager to develop current Customs best business practices to support future growth
Customs compliance & certification requirements
Importing and Exporting documentation requirements (Rules of Origin, Tariff Preferences & Anti-Dumping declarations etc.)
At least 2 years’ experience working within the specified areas of responsibility listed above
Excellent attention to detail, ability to multitask with maintained accuracy and productivity
An effective confident communicator with stakeholders
Proficient written, numerical and analytical skills
A strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel and an understanding of Online Tariff & Custom packages.
This is a permanent opportunity with a competitive rate of pay.
Hours of work is Monday to Friday 08.45 – 17.30, remote working will be considered for the right candidate
In return, this role will offer the opportunity to work in a modern office, onsite parking and company discount.
If you are looking for an exciting challenge and feel you meet the above requirements then please send us your CV to Plymouth@wiseemployment.co.uk or call us on 01752 603 800
We look forward to hearing from you today!