|Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire||Salary: Negotiable|
|Sector: Defence||Type: Contract|
|Contact: James Giblin||Job Published: 3 days ago|
Customs Compliance Administrator
Customs Compliance Administrator needed for a leading Defence and Aerospace organisation based in Cheltenham who are looking to employ a Customs Compliance Administrator who has strong attention to detail, is driven, committed and has a desire to learn & develop a career in this area
What the role entails:
Some of the main duties of the Customs Compliance Administrator will include:
- Provide import clearance instructions to UK import agents.
- Interface with freight forwarders, brokers and other external parties to obtain and track customs documentation relating to import/export related activities, ensuring accuracy and compliance with regulatory requirements.
- Match import instructions issued to brokers and freight forwarders to the appropriate import entries and log in the business ERP system.
- Obtain Customs records and air waybills relating to export shipments and log in the business ERP system.
- Maintain the Inward Processing Relief (IPR) database, ensuring records are accurate and complete.
- Work with the Customer Services and Production teams to ensure goods are returned to customers within the approved timeframes of the company's IPR authorisation.
- Identify and highlight Customs entries requiring amendment.
- Assist with the tariff classification of product and equipment exported by the business.
- Check the accuracy of freight forwarder invoices.
- Liaise with other departments in the business to ensure compliance with company procedures.
- Assist with audits and assessments, whether internal or external.
- Keep current with Customs legislation, attend required training and seminars and provide input and feedback on any changes.
- Undertake any other tasks as required to support the PCS business.
What you need to be the successful Customs Compliance Analyst:
In order to be the successful Customs Compliance Analyst and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:
- Have strong attention to detail, be a continuous learner, flexible and be willing to take initiative.
- Promotes an open-minded, innovative environment.
- Ability to build productive relationships at all levels inside and outside the organisation.
- Ability to meet deadlines and manage varying workload.
- Ability to problem solve independently and as part of a team.
- Understanding of customs procedures and documentation
- Previous experience in handling import clearance activities
This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Customs Compliance Administrator to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!
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