Customs & Trade Operations Representative bij Eastman

Are you capable of delivering a world-class Customs & Trade process? Is working in a complex international environment an absolute plus for you? Welcome to Eastman Chemical…

Customs & Trade Operations Representative
Capelle aan den IJssel

This is Eastman Chemical

Eastman is a global specialty chemical company that produces a broad range of products found in items people use every day. With a portfolio of specialty businesses, Eastman works with customers to deliver innovative products and solutions while maintaining a commitment to safety and sustainability. Our market-driven approaches take advantage of world-class technology platforms and leading positions in attractive end-markets such as transportation, building and construction, and consumables. Eastman focuses on creating consistent, superior value for all stakeholders. As a globally diverse company, Eastman serves customers in approximately 100 countries and had 2016 revenues of approximately $9 billion. The company is headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA and employs approximately 15,000 people around the world.

This is the Role

As a Customs & Trades Operations Representative you will play a key role in helping the company maintain and develop its strong expertise within the area of Customs and Trade. Working as part of a small team, this role has a strong focus on ensuring that the company conducts its import and export business within full compliance of applicable legislation and laws supported through the ERP system SAP.

You are the go to person for internal and external customs matters regarding procedures, regimes and validation. As an expert in customs rules and regulations, familiar with excise laws and experience with waste packaging regulations you’re the resource person, auditor, administrator and internal and external liaison officer regarding all customs related matters. You will be actively sharing your expertise by training others and setting up and executing optimization projects. The Customs & Trade team covers the entire EMEA area.

A specialist role where your will be challenged every day!

This is who you are

You’re a bright, enthusiastic individual who has gained experience in customs matters and can easily apply this expertise in different setups. You’re result oriented, responsible, analytical, accurate and an expert in problem solving and organizing your work.

You exhibit a compliance biased mindset and have an ability to understand, translate and follow complex external and internal procedures. Strong communication and interpersonal skills, together with the ability to communicate effectively with a variety of personnel across multiple cultures will be required.

This is what you bring

  • Bachelor degree in the field of International Trade, Logistics, Supply Chain or similar;
  • Experience (> 5 years) in in a customs and trade role at an international operating company;
  • Experience with Incoterms usage;
  • Experience with excise and customs licenses;
  • Fluent in English, verbal and written.

This is what we offer

Our spirit of innovation and collaboration along with our diversified business line creating challenges and opportunities for growth is what makes Eastman a great place to build a career. Here, you can find opportunities to grow professionally, competitive salaries, outstanding benefits, and a global work environment.
Eastman is committed to creating a powerfully diverse workforce and a broadly inclusive workplace, where everyone can contribute to their fullest potential each day.

Interested?

For further information about this position please contact Jasper Meester via +31646277627 or send your application via the apply button