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Customs specialist UTC Fire and Security Weert

Klant: UTC Fire and Security
Opleidingsniveau: MBO
Publicatiedatum: 20 april 2018
Uren per week: 40
Salarisindicatie: Loon per maand
€ 2540 - 2932 per maand € 14,68 - 16,95 per uur
Vacaturenummer: V-0015957

Over de functie

Are you experienced when it comes to import and export declarations? Do you have an excellent command of the English language and would you like to work in an international environment? And do you possess a valid “Declarant” certificate? Because Manpower has an interesting job opportunity for you in Weert!
Employment agency Manpower is looking for a customs specialist for our client UTC Fire and Security in Weert.
Working activities
In the role of customs specialist, you are responsible for the complete administration and execution of the import and export process within the EDC. Your working day will comprise the following activities:

  • Creating all customs related documentation and declarations
  • Handling all import documents and accompanying administration
  • Maintaining daily contact with customer service and warehouse on priorities and open actions
  • Archiving all export documentation
  • Creating import and export declarations for Dutch customs
  • Communicating with Dutch Customs on daily operations
  • Maintaining and developing system settings and providing new actions to improve standing procedures
  • Taking an active role in process improvement projects when requested
  • Supporting Customs Admin if necessary
  • Ensuring error free declarations and documentation towards all shipments
  • Ensuring all reported issues, with export documentation, are solved within 24 hours
  • Ensuring correct calculation of import duties and eliminate risks on penalties
  • Instructing new colleagues and implementing new processes with colleagues
  • Ensuring correct customs procedures in bonded warehouse
  • Confirming customs and exporting control settings of all stock keeping units
  • Advising all departments on import and export procedures

Over het bedrijf

About the company
As an international security manufacturer and distributor, UTC Fire and Security has offices across the world, including in Europe, Africa, and the Middle East. You will be working in UTC’s European distribution centre in Weert, which is an international and multicultural environment where everybody feels at home!
In this position, you will work during office hours from Monday till Friday.
What do we offer you?

  • Gross salary between 14.68 and 16.95 euros per hour
  • Maximum reimbursement of travel expenses at 6.23 euros per day
  • Free access to E-learning platform Studytube via Manpower
  • Participation in training and coaching programs
  • Fulltime job of 40 hours a week (your hours are guaranteed)
  • A job for a longer period of time

Functie eisen

Job requirements
To qualify for this job, it is important that you meet the following requirements:

  • You hold a minimum of an intermediate vocational education level 4 (MBO-4) degree, preferably in Business Economics or Logistics
  • You have at least 1 year of experience with customs export and import declarations, preferably in a bonded warehouse (entrepot type E)
  • You are a fluent English speaker and also possess excellent English writing skills
  • You preferably have a good understanding of German
  • You possess a valid “Declarant” certificate
  • You are experienced in working in an international, multi-cultural environment
  • You are available 40 hours per week
  • You live up to 50 kilometres from Weert, for example in Eindhoven, Venlo or Roermond
Starting date
In agreement, you will start work as soon as possible! If this vacancy appeals to you and you feel you are a good match for the job, please apply using the “Solliciteer direct” button.
The application process
  • Apply online using the “Solliciteer direct” button
  • Fill out the questionnaire that appears after you have logged in and written a short motivation (without a completed questionnaire we can’t continue with your application)
  • Assessment of your application will be performed based on your CV, the questionnaire and any additional information provided
  • The local Manpower office will contact you for an interview by phone or a live interview at Manpower
  • Possibly, a job interview will be scheduled with you and the company
If the vacancy of customs specialist is still featured on the Manpower website, it means that the position is still available.
We are looking forward to your online application!