Customs and Excise Technician

XPO Logistics
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Our Marks and Spencer`s Distribution Centre in Bradford have a rare opportunity for a Customs and Excise Technician to join our team on a permanent full time basis.

To be successful in this role you will ideally have experience working closely with the HMRC with regards to Customs and Excise, and experience of logistics processes, although full training would be provided for the right candidate. We are offering autonomy and investment in your development. You`ll have space, support and encouragement to grow your expertise and fulfil your ambitions.

You will report to the Customs and Excise Admin manager, working alongside a small team to monitor the management of the duty of suspended stock held in the excise warehouse. You will assist the Customs and Excise Admin Manager to ensure that the site is fully HMRC compliant and assist in completing all HMRC reporting (W5D warrants, W1 monthly stock returns and EMCS for inbound and outbound movements).

You will work closely with the internal and customer Tax Teams on a regular basis too so it is essential that you`re a strong communicator who is able to build and maintain good working relationships.

You will initially work a shift pattern of 07:00 - 15:00 or 11:00 - 19:00 on a weekly rotational basis but must remain flexible as the needs of the business fluctuate.

A confident, positive communicator, preferably experienced within an excise warehouse, although specialist training will be provided. A knowledge of logistics processes would also be advantageous. You should also be competent in all Microsoft packages. If you feel that you have astounding people skills, communication skills to rival the best and you`re a really good listener, we want to hear from you!

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world`s most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, Toyota and many others. We`re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we`re just getting started.

We offer 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), as well as the option to buy additional days. You`ll have access to a variety of high street discounts, as well as childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension and many other perks.

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