Traffic and Customs Analyst

Job Title: Traffic and Customs Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Salary: £11 - £14 per hour + PAYE
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 1706-49_1498053184
Contact Name: Ashley Henson MIRP
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 21, 2017 14:53

Job Description

Sitec has an exciting opportunity for a Traffic and Customs Analyst for our client Perkins Engines, at their facility in Peterborough. This is a contract role, for an estimated 3 months initially.

Perkins Engines, a wholly owned subsidiary of Caterpillar Inc., is recognised as a leading manufacturer of industrial diesel engines. OEM Manufacturers and users on every continent have, for generations, trusted Perkins Engines to power their world.

The Imports & Duty Team is a small department dealing with the import and customs procedures for goods imported into the UK for Perkins Peterborough.

Job Purpose:
The Traffic and Customs Analyst will assist with the administration of managing the movement of inbound materials and pay/avoid related duties/taxes; compile/input and maintain freight, distribution, insurance and packing data relating to the engine pricing database.

Job Related Statistics:
Compliance Accuracy - 95%
Imports - c£185 Mil
Paid Duty - c£3.6 Mil
VAT Paid - c£37 Mil
Inbound Freight & Forwarding Costs - £5 Mil

Job Duties:
* Assists in the administration of planning, development implementation and operation of the systems and processes for the payment and avoidance of duties and taxes.
* Ensure all import entries are raised/completed/filed by due dates and are fully compliant with H.M. Revenue & Customs (HMRC) requirements.
* Supporting the Caterpillar Trade Compliance practices to ensure that these are complied with and maintained.
* Complete Vendor Managed Inventory reconciliation to ensure that all such records are accurate and are apportioned correctly.
* Liaises with suppliers (and customers) shipping lines & haulers in connection with the movement of goods.

Key Competencies:
* Accountability
* Analysis
* Communications
* Customer Focus
* Decision Making
* Planning and Organising

Between £11.00 to £14.00 p/hr PAYE (dependent on experience)

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.