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Customs Specialist

Date:  04-May-2021
Country/Region:  PT
Contract Type:  Unlimited
Requisition ID:  15082

Customs Specialist

The customs specialist is responsible for ensuring compliant customs clearances (inbound and outbound). Ensures compliance with national and international laws on customs and trading.


Technical responsibilities:

  • Customs filing with local country customs system, both for import and export
  • Communication with customs authorities to solve and overcome blocking points
  • Respecting and applying the current laws on Intrastat, taxation, customs, dual use, embargoes and international trade
  • Building an up-to-date archive for customs and tax reviews
  • Update on changes in international trading
  • Communication with internal and external interfaces (e.g. Selling, authorities)
  • Customs Broker Management
  • Deep knowledge on customs code and local rules, regulations and procedures
  • Classification of products as per customs code (HS)
  • Intrastat-reporting inbound & outbound under SAP
  • Import and Export declaration with local customs systems/software
  • Record customs activities in Database for reporting/monitoring/validation purposes
  • Validate tax bills upon 3rd party import clearance
  • Issue outbound – and validate inbound Supplier declaration
  • Understand systematics of preferential origin calculation
  • Issue Certificates of Origin (EUR.1, A.TR, …)
  • Filing of legal documents as per customs legislation
  • Coach and support plants on International trading




  • More than three years experience in industrial customs processes within an international environment
  • Deep knowledge of specific legal custom requirements
  • International mind set
  • Strong verbal and written communication and organization skills
  • English required
  • PC knowledge (MS Office, SAP-knowledge)
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