Ref: HN43752

Export / Customer Service Specialist, Suburb of Birmingham (Ref: HN43752)

Sector Supply Chain/Logistics/Import Export
Type Full-time, Permanent
Location Midlands
Salary (Annual) £ ~ 35,000 / Year
Benefits Life Assurance, Car Parking, Discounted/free food
A Japanese manufacturer is looking for an Export / Customer Service Specialist, to work within the Sales & Export Team on a permanent basis in the suburb of Birmingham.
This is an exciting opportunity to join an industry leading manufacturer, who are experiencing ongoing growth. You will receive excellent on-the-job training and have the opportunity to develop within an international, award winning company.
ROLE TYPE: Permanent, full-time
WORKING HOURS: Monday - Friday
SALARY: Depending on experience £28,000 to £35,000
START: ASAP
LOCATION: suburb of Birmingham
HOLIDAY: 31 days (8 bank holidays, plus 23 annual days)

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

• Ensure that border crossing shipments comply with the rules and regulations of UK authorities
• Ensure Trade Agreement compliance
• Provide knowledge of customs clearance for specific variations on company's exports to EU and the rest of the world
• Ensuring Commodity/HS Codes set up on operating system are correct for new and existing products
• Interact with customs authorities to address any issues/questions arising during the clearance
• Completing documentation for sea and air freight
• Attend any customs inspections or present documents to customs authorities when such are requested
• Act as the liaison between the customs authorities (or other government agencies and customers)
• Demonstrate understanding of Dual-use and licencing
• Demonstrate understanding of Rules of Origin
• Verify documents are compliant and correct prior to export to include any declarations to cover country specific formalities

IDEAL PERSON:
• 5+ Years' experience in export logistics environment
• Fluent in Japanese is advantageous
• Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office, especially Excel
• Experience of working within a manufacturing environment is plus
Updated: 77 days ago
Ref: HN43752