Danaher Corporation Customs Compliance Manager in St. Ives, United Kingdom
Customs Compliance Manager
At Linx, we are growing! Due to the growth of our international exports we have created a new role as a Customs Compliance Manager!
We are renowned globally for our Coding and Marking solutions. Manufacturing industries far and wide benefit from our expertise in batch and date coding of products and packaging. As a key player in both the continuous inkjet and laser marking industries, we hold a significant and increasing worldwide market share, achieved by continuing emphasis on engineering excellence and best in class products, outstanding marketing, customer service and professional management.
You will have the opportunity to build process and procedures that will ensure our international trade is conducted in a fully compliant manner and with efficiency. You will need to be a subject matter expert on legislations and any changes to ensure our processes and systems support these requirements.
You will also work with teams to identify and implement process improvements within the customer service teams to drive improved customer experience and business efficiency whilst ensuring things are done the right way.
As the Customs Compliance Manager at Linx, you will:
Ensure Linx Import and Export processes are compliant to all relevant standards
Support and advise on all international import / export requirements especially with new processes brought upon by Brexit.
Provide training and support to associates on the relevant aspects of customs compliance
Drive system improvements and implement poke yoke (mistake proof) processes
Provide customs compliance guidance to the Linx distribution network and input into the channel on-boarding processes
Lead an internal Audit program to highlight any compliance gaps and work with stakeholders to close any gaps identified
Coordinate trade related archiving requirements, ensure that trade compliance records are kept and retrievable, as defined in the relevant instructions and regulations
Critical Success Factors for the Ideal Candidate Profile are:
A detail orientated and creative professional with a capability for building relationships, influencing individuals and teams, and challenging the status quo
Able to understand complex international trade arrangements and convert these into robust operational processes
Non compromising eye for detail
Customer focused and also a great teammate
Excellent listening skills and ability to understand and interpret business needs and develop these into executable actions
Your Education and/or Background Experience will have:
Bachelor’s degree and/or relevant industry experience
3+ years in a leadership / influencing role
Import and Export licensing experience
Dangerous goods (DG) and Approved Exporter Status (AES) experience preferable
We offer an entrepreneurial environment that is team-centered, customer-driven, quality-focused and growth-oriented, guided by the successful Danaher Business System. Working at Linx, gives you access to a robust career development process and challenging, “stretch” opportunities.
At Danaher, your potential is amplified. Our culture of continuous improvement defines who we are, drives our success, and translates to a career without limits for our team of 65,000 intellectually curious associates.
But most of all, we recognize that creating a culture rooted in Diversity and Inclusion is an ongoing journey. Our deeply embedded commitment to continuous improvement reminds us that we can keep learning, keep improving and keep striving for better. And we would love to have you on this journey with us! Apply today.
When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.