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Trade Operations Project Manager (f/m/d)

Job title: Trade Operations Project Manager (f/m/d)
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Cologne
Specialisation:
Reference: DE_REC_000359[389]
Contact details: Ezgi Bilke (+49 (0) 151 689 473 95 )
Contact email: Ezgi.Bilke@jac-recruitment.com
Contact-phone: +49 (0) 211 9425 480
Job published: about 2 months ago

Overview:

A market leader American company in the field of customs clearance, consulting and compliance as well as forwarding services is looking for a Senior Trade Analyst/ Customs Specialist (f/m/d) to strengthen its Global Trade Management Team in Cologne.

Experience on Trade Compliance elements (Imports, Transit, Exports, Excise, Classification, Valuation, Intrastat) as well as business level German skills are essential requirements. 


Responsibilities:

·       Manage assigned projects to successful results; projects may be in the areas of process and system changes, business transformations, cost saving, process improvement, risk mitigation and compliance.

·       Initiate and lead cross functional and cross-country co-operation with other departments, especially operations in issue resolution, project definition and risk identification.

·       Maintain service standards across clients' Customs operations and implement new processes as required by driving knowledge and experience sharing between Teams.

·       Analyze, interpret and manage international trade data, such as the Tariff, Customs Regulations, Export & Import restrictions.

·       Provide customer service to external clients and partners, reacting quickly and efficiently to issues, queries and assignments.

·       Proactively support clients in identifying compliance risks and countermeasures and in achieving savings.

·       Customs regulation changes coordination – analysis of legislative changes, define required actions and ensure these are completed.


Requirements:

·       Experience on Trade Compliance elements (Imports, Transit, Exports, Excise, Classification, Valuation, Intrastat).

·       Knowledge of ocean/air/border Customs operations.

·       Experienced in project, process and data management and analysis – especially within business transformations.

·       Excellent in process design and project management technics and tools.

·       Excellent communication skills in German and English with history of work for German companies.

·       Excellent skills with Microsoft Office products, in particular Excel, Word and PowerPoint.

·       Positive attitude and strong work ethic as well as strong customer service skills.

·       Be a self-starting and multi-tasking individual; work independently with little supervision from the manager.

·       Proven ability to think logically and strategically.

·       Excellent organizational and analytical skills.