Compliance Manager

UK Trade and Compliance Manger

Ref: 4056| Posted: 4th Sep 2019

This vacancy is now closed

UK Trade and Compliance Manger

Salary: £55,000 - £60,000

Location: Melksham

Type: Permanent

Hours: Full time

Purpose of position:
Our Client requires an experienced Trade Compliance Manager to ensure all UK locations are fully compliant with applicable import and export laws of the countries where they do business and use trade compliance knowledge to identify potential opportunities for savings.

Training / education:
• Minimum of 5 years’ experience within a multi-site international manufacturing environment.

Professional experience and / or qualifications:
• Background in International Transportation/Logistics/Customs Compliance/import/export regulations
• Sales, Procurement, Engineering and or commercial experience desirable
• Prepared to challenge and equally prepared to be challenged
• Able to articulate process flows, and identify business system improvements
Additional skills and requirements (IT, languages, extensive travel, Etc.):
• Demonstrated ability to train, develop, and motivate
• Able to articulate process flows, and identify business system improvements
• SAP knowledge essential

Responsibility for personnel:
• Implement and Manage a robust customs program for the company ensuring full compliance in all markets we have a presence
• Conduct internal audits of company’s trade compliance and make recommendations for improvements
• Support business and identify opportunities for value add using trade compliance knowledge
• KPI reporting to Senior Management informing of key activities, significant risks and potential savings
• Evaluate and improve existing working methods
• Develop and manage a detailed training program for all employees to ensure compliance is maintained

C&D are acting as a recruitment agency in regards to this role