Customs & Excise Manager

Birmingham Temporary £50,000 - £70,000
  • Hybrid working - based two days per week from Birmingham...
  • Expert in Customs & Excise Duty documentation.

About Our Client

My client is a market leader in shipping & logistics across the entire global! The business has around 22,000 employees worldwide, over 3,000 logistics sites and is one of the leading import & export providers across all distribution sectors.

Job Description

As a Customs & Excise Manager you will report into the Head of European Customs & Excise on a daily basis and oversee the following lead business areas:

  • Assisting and leading a team responsible for processing mandatory bonded customs & excise declarations and internal compliance reports.
  • Manage the continuous improvement of compliance procedures
  • Provide high quality structured training to a skilled customs & excise team of 4 based around the UK.
  • Maintain strong working relationships with key stakeholders to include: HMRC, Tax Team colleagues, site management, customs & excise responsible staff at sites, customer tax contacts
  • Oversee mandatory controls as per HMRC Site Approvals and company's own compliance protocols
  • Maintain an appropriate control environment, including critical master data to timely and accurate excise declarations.
  • Provide ad-hoc technical support to each site in-scope and, to Business Development as directed.

The Successful Applicant

The successful Customs & Excise Manager, be based anywhere across the United Kingdom, but able to commute to Birmingham for 2 days per week. You will also have the following skills:

  • Expert in the completion of bonded customs & excise duty declarations
  • Experience with bonded warehousing & bonded goods would be advantageous
  • 3+ years experience in a shipping and/or customs and excise role
  • Ability to lead a small team of subject matter experts.

What's on Offer

  • £50,000-£70,000
  • Full ability to work remotely or from a local office in Birmingham
  • Private healthcare allowances
  • Bonus allowance 5%-20% of annual salary
  • Car Allowance & Private Healthcare
Reece Clarke
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Phone number
+44 115 934 8692

Job summary

Sub Sector
Import / Export
Transport & Distribution
Contract type
Consultant name
Reece Clarke
Consultant phone
+44 115 934 8692
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