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Interim Imports Specialist

Interim Imports Specialist

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £300 - £340 per day

  • Contact:

    Sam Solt

  • Contact email:

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  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    SS - 14297_1603706532

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    9 Months

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Interim Imports Specialist

Interim Imports Specialist required for initial 9 Month contract with a leading FMCG client.

You will be joining a newly created team responsible for embedding new processes and ways of working for UK imports and Customs Brokers.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide Broker instructions
  • Manage any queries related to imports process
  • Oversight of Duty Override weekly check.
  • Accountability for SOP.
  • Accountability for Broker CFSP day to day working instructions
  • Update data required for R&D SLA e.g. time taken on operational activities
  • Update Impatex system managed by the UK broker with product details and suppliers.
  • Master file data management
  • Check customs data report against broker import data to ensure no discrepancies
  • Provide site information for C79 VAT returns
  • Trigger requests for classifications from the Duty Management Team
  • Conduct business monitoring of processes related to UK Customs


  • Educated to degree level or experience in a custom, duty management, logistics role or data management
  • Documentation management
  • Effective communication and people skills
  • Data management
  • Problem Solving and issue resolution
  • Operational excellence experience
  • Risk analysis experience
  • Audit/self-assessment
  • Experience of import and export processes
  • Effective license management
  • HTS classification
  • Country of origin determination
  • Understanding of inco-terms

Please note only contractors working via an umbrella basis will be considered.

The closing date for this role is Tuesday 27/10.

For further information, call Sam on 01483 213 304.