Traffic / Customs Facilitator

Job Title: Traffic / Customs Facilitator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Stafford, Staffordshire
Salary: £17.50 - £26.40 per hour + D.O.E.
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 1706-54_1498143632
Contact Name: David Gillard
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 22, 2017 16:00

Job Description

Sitec has an exciting opportunity for a Traffic / Customs Facilitator for our client Perkins Engines, at their facility in Stafford. This is a contract role, for an estimated 3 months initially. The rate of pay is between £17.50 to £26.40 per hour Ltd Co / Umbrella Co or the P.A.Y.E. equivalent, dependant on experience.

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 main responsibilities are:

- Daily liaison with freight forwarders & customs brokers on import clearance instructions for material inbound to Perkins
- Retention of required customs paperwork
- Monitor & address accuracy of customs transactions (commodity codes, country of origin, etc)
- Support the development of controlled process documentation
- Provide day to day support to Stafford facility in response to import/customs related queries


Essential requirements are:

- Effective written and verbal communication skills
- Self Starter
- Experience of working with freight forwarders and knowledgeable on customs regulation basics
- Understanding of international supply chain including incoterms

In addition preferable requirements:

- Strong process discipline with previous process improvement experience.
- Strong Customs regulations expertise
- Experience in Manufacturing/Engineering environment

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.

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