Interim Tariff/Duty Classification Specialist

Recruiter
Location
London
Salary
GBP350.00 - GBP400.00 per day +
Posted
10 Oct 2017
Closes
09 Nov 2017
Ref
J10775
Contact
Rebecca Tiller
Specialist Area
Logistics, Supply chain
Job Level
Specialist
Sector
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time

Our clients, a Global FTSE 100 Pharmaceutical organisation have embarked on a huge Trade & Compliance programme and are looking for a Tariff Classifications Specialist to join the team.

This role will be responsible for performing and managing tariff clasisification globally.

Delivery

  • Delivery of the Tariff Classifications according to SLAs agreed with customers, and GSK risk and compliance frameworks.
  • Delivery of service performance KPIs and metrics.
  • Follow Tariff Classification processes.
  • Report service issues and deal with in a timely manner. Escalate issues with proposed mitigations to service lead.
  • Implement approved projects and initiatives to address performance gaps and continuously improve the effectiveness and efficiency of tariff classification service delivery.
  • Responsible for understanding process and tariff classification service risks and ensuring that they are identified, mitigated , controlled and reported appropriately.
  • Work closely the business to understand and classify our products and raw materials with the appropriate tariff/commodity code to comply with import & export regulations.
  • Maintenance of the central classification database with codes, ensuring alignment to SAP and JDE systems and Infosteward results.
  • Identifying issues and risks.

Service Planning and Evolution

  • Deliver service enhancements or changes .
  • Delivery of service elements to plan to support acquisitions or divestments, implementation of CERPS and other ERP changes, process improvements and risk mitigations.
  • Implement strategic plan for service evolution, incorporating best practices and process plans developed by the GPO.

Customer Relationship Management

  • Manage relationships with the business areas requesting classifications and suppliers providing supporting information required to perform classifications.
  • Manage the relationship and SLA with the 3rd partner suppliers of the central tariff classification database.
  • Gathering of informal Tariff Classification customer feedback, reviewing performance and agreeing targets and plans.
  • Communicating results to customers.

Key Requirements:

  • Working knowledge of Free Trade agreements and preferential origin rules.
  • Working knowledge of other customs duty related special regimes/provisions.
  • Working knowledge of global customs procedures.
  • Knowledge of export regulations across the globe.
  • Knowledge of Supply chain activities.
  • Strong import/export classification experience in pharmaceutical or chemical industry.
  • Strong customer focus.
  • Demonstrated attention to detail.

Apply for Interim Tariff/Duty Classification Specialist

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

Apply

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB


4000 characters left


By applying for a job listed on Supply Management Jobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.