Customs Specialist (f/m/d) - Hamburg
DE, Hamburg | Professional | Full-Time
Do you have a solid knowledge in customs compliance and regulation? Are you looking for an exciting opportunity in a growing industry? Then take a closer look at Vestas.
Sales > Global Supply Chain > EMEA Customs
Customs in Vestas EMEA have the overall responsibility to secure a well-functioning import and export process to fulfill the business need in markets across the EMEA region with the possible lowest cost, meanwhile to ensure that we are conducting our business in compliance with internal and external rules and regulations. The Customs Specialist (f/m/d) will take the lead on customs compliance issues for Vestas in the EMEA region.
Lead handling of customs compliance issues in coordination with the producer business units (PBUs) and sales business units (SBUs)
Operationally address customs handling in the EMEA region
Identify and address savings potential related to customs handling
Work strategically with the PBUs and SBU on how to operate within the customs regulations in the EMEA region
Secure that relevant stakeholders are kept updated on customs issues and changes to regulations that may have compliance or cost impacts
Manage the customs broker business in EMEA
Assist the SBUs with due diligence calculations
Assist in strategic planning of customs operations to help reduce overall operating costs
Qualifications and work experience
Bachelor degree or similar
Experience from similar customs compliance function in international environment
Experience from Customs Broker Business
Some additional training in customs compliance will be recommended
Several years' experience from similar customs compliance function
Some experience from customs broker business
Solid knowledge in customs regulations
Communicate throughout the organization and outside the organization (customs and authorities)
Ability to maneuver and communicate among authorities and within Internal stakeholders
Ability to outline processes and suggest implementation strategies
Solid understanding of international trade terminology
Excellent oral and written skills in English and German
What we offer
We offer an exciting job with excellent opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring environment at the world's leading wind turbine producer. We value initiative, responsibility and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions.
You will become part of a highly professional environment with a strong technical commitment. You will get a unique opportunity to influence the building of complex projects and your own position in an informal and rapidly developing environment.
It is the policy of Vestas to afford equal employment opportunity without regard to age, race, religion, color, gender, or national origin, and to afford equal opportunity to veterans and individuals with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, provincial, or local law.