Customs Compliance Officer

  • Location

    Immingham, Lincolnshire

  • Sector:

    Logistics

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Katy Qutaimi

  • Contact email:

    katyq@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    CCOKQ1308_1565707971

  • Published:

    5 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-09-12

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Katy Qutaimi

CUSTOMS COMPLIANCE OFFICER

IMMINGHAM

SALARY £ Attractive Salary & Benefits package

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Customs Compliance Officer to join our prestigious client based near Immingham.

Located on the River Humber, our client is part of a larger group of Roll-on Roll-off shipping services and ports offering stevedoring services at a number of locations around Europe

Job Purpose: To support the logistics operations in the field of Import and Export and ensure compliance with all applicable legislation

Main Responsibilities for the Customs Compliance Officer:

  • Monitoring the customs status of goods and taking the necessary steps to guarantee an efficient and compliant logistics process;
  • Manage the correct application of customs procedures and intervene where necessary;
  • Ensuring any Import/Export related issue is dealt with in an appropriate and effective manner;
  • Be the first point of contact for interactions with Border Force, HMRC and any other relevant governmental department;
  • Managing and controlling the Wharf, Temporary Storage & Warehouse regulations;
  • Managing and controlling the company's customs permits, including AEO, and ensuring these are maintained;
  • Monitoring the quality of customs processes, creating and check KPIs and preparing / conducting internal & external customs audits;
  • Creating and monitoring of action plans and ensuring these are implemented throughout the organisation in an effective manner;
  • Ensure relevant applicable customs knowledge is available throughout the organisation;
  • Assist in preparation of logistical procedures to ensure that applicable legislation is taken into account by operations and IT;
  • Commercial, tactical and organisational expert centre for Customs matters of the Ports organization
  • Any other task commensurate with your skills and ability

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.