Import / Export Coordinator

Trade Compliance Officer





My Client who is a leading manufacturer within their field is seeking an experienced Trade Compliance Office to join their team, this role has come to fruition due to Brexit and will be an important role supporting the business in the transition of trade post Brexit.

Trade Compliance Officer Experience:

-          5 years’ experience in trade licencing

-          Previous experience of importing/exporting products throughout Europe

-          Experience using Spire Systems

-          Experience working within a manufacturing environment (Desirable)

-           Great attention to detail

-          Experience working on project work (Desirable)

Trade Compliance Officer Duties:

  • Audit and maintain import documentation, such as the Customs Entry, BOL, AWB, Commercial Invoices and Packing List.
  • Provide import clearance instructions to third party freight companies and customs brokers.
  • Review and verify third party provided tariff classifications.
  • Develop and refine policies and procedures that enable the Company to adhere to the regulatory import/export requirements.
  • Manage relationships with third party customs brokers through Broker Agreements and SOPs.
  • Obtain Origin Declarations from vendors.
  • Provide Origin Declarations to customers and calculate Preferential Origin as required.
  • Provide guidance to associates and vendors concerning the requirements and obligations of cross-border movement of goods.

    Drive corrective action as necessary to follow ensure compliance with customs requirements.
  • Analyse and maintain custom brokerage costs.
  • Training other members of the team import/export compliance requirements

 The Company:

My client is an industry leader within their manufacturing niche, a rare opportunity has risen to join there engineering team, with opportunities for internal career development.

PROMAN  acts as an employment agency for permanent staff and an employment business for temporary workers.

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The UK is set to depart from the EU on 31st January 2020.

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  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £25k - 30k per year
  • Location: Preston, Lancashire, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Purchasing
  • Recruiter: Heads Recruitment Ltd
  • Contact: Clare Butler
  • Tel: 0161 746 3311
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: 0000542833
  • Posted: 2021-01-05 10:08:59 -

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