Customs Compliance Administrator

Jonathan Lee Recruitment Product Eng
Leicester, UK
09 Aug 2019
23 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Location : Desford, Leicestershire

Period - 6 Months August 2019 - February 2020

Job Purpose

This position is responsible for supporting customs compliance activity and operational audits to ensure that parts and products are managed properly and flow across borders in compliance with customs regulatory requirements.

The successful candidate will work within a small compliance team who are responsible for supporting the operational managers in the manufacturing business, to ensure processes, procedure and systems are compliant.

In addition, this role will support the audit of financial processes governed by Sarbanes Oxley.

Job Duties

  • Perform regular monthly Import and Export Declaration audits, including report out of identified errors and timely follow-up remediation.
  • Assist with the review and monitoring of Customs Tariff Classification processes
  • Perform regular monthly assurance checks on the deferment statement and freight values applied to customs entries
  • Support the operations team with the monthly reconciliation of financial Inventory records to stock held in the customs duty management system
  • Perform monthly reporting of deferment duty allocations by division, for financial reporting purposes.
  • Perform quarterly operational and financial audits over processes governed by Sarbanes Oxley, ensuring processes and documentation are adequate to address business and financial risk.
  • Support adhoc queries and compliance activities alongside the team

Essential Criteria

Basic understanding of EU and UK Customs Legislation

Understanding of risk management and controls environment

Self-starter with ability to work on own initiative

Additional Useful Criteria

Prior experience in Audit or involvement in Sarbanes Oxley compliance.

Knowledge of the Ricardo Duty Management System or similar system

Qualified or Studying towards recognised Accounting Professional accreditation

This is a fast paced and exciting environment, and an opportunity to put a Household Name on your CV! For a confidential chat, please get in touch with Lois Weston at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.

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