Regional Customs Compliance Leader

15-6-2018 herentals
company profile

Our client is an international company, specialized in different segments of waste&environment, located in different branches in Belgium. The position of Regional Customs Compliance Leader is located in the Herentals branch where, besides warehouses, also a production entity is located.

job description

The Customs Compliance Leader will apply the overall Global Customs strategy for his or her region. This position will manage the regional compliance activities and provide strategic subject matter expertise while supporting the operations and program initiatives. The geographical scope includes the EU but he/she will as well support RUS&CIS and MEA in cooperation with local supply chain operations teams.

• Operationalize the region delivering on all aspects of import and export activities
• Manage and sustain customs broker relationships
• Maintain business strategy for brokerage (import & export) processes & valuation
• Support audit review process which includes financial flow monitoring and reporting
• Lead regionally Special Programs needed to ensure free trade status, duty avoidance and duty drawback. Support Country of Origin evaluation.
• Support the HTS classification strategy establishing efficient streams of communication
• Keep customs training current at sites maintaining business strategies, protocol and responding to changes in regulation
• Provide strategic leadership in the development and implementation of customs policies and procedures including government agency programs as required (AEO)
• Manage and sustain a network with Commercial Operations, Supply Chain Operations and Finance
• Utilize defect metrics to drive continuous improvement

your contribution

• Education: relevant Bachelor or Master degree
• About 7 years or more of work experience in International Trade or global Import/Export operations for a multinational company and/or experience in the brokerage/freight forwarding area
• Language skills: English, Dutch, French
• Holding certifications of specific courses on Customs Brokerage and International Trade is a plus

what do we offer?

A permanent contract is offered immediately by our client. Besides a salary based on experience, you get meal vouchers, insurances, 12 additional holidays, flexible working hours, mobile phone and laptop, bonus system. The company can be reached by public transport.

lawyer (m/f)
employment type
full time
contract type
immediate permanent employments
your Randstad contact
Michele Konings

office info
HR Center Merelbeke
Verlorenbroodstraat 120