Customs Specialist (m/f/d)

Lucerne | Switzerland | Supply Chain Management


Support the Global Customs team to ensure an effective and controlled customs operation which supports the business goals while providing guidance on customs related legal requirements on a global level.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support data capture and reporting from Global Customs’ preference automation tool. Liaise with subsidiaries to monitor and report monthly performance. Escalate issues identified to management
  • Assist in the set-up, development, implementation, communication and monitoring of customs compliance procedures programs within the adidas Group globally.
  • Support Global Customs projects defined by VP Global Customs
  • Support the calculation of assist costs to be declared globally
  • Act as customs contact point for company-wide project requests
  • Support broker selection and management process Key Relationships:   
  • Market Customs teams
  • Supply Chain Management teams
  • Group Finance
  • adidas Sourcing Limited
  • Global IT

Knowledge Skills and Abilities:

  • Proficient use of Microsoft office (Outlook, Word, Excel and Access) including Vlookup, pivot table and charts expertise.
  • Knowledge of supply chain operations is an advantage
  • Demonstrated business reasoning, analytical and critical thinking
  • Good planning and organizational skills, and ability to work and deliver in dynamic environments while adhering to specified deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Knowledge of adidas based software (e.g. SIM, Tradecard, microstrategy, ILS) would be helpful Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications:   
  • A degree from an accredited college or university with emphasis on the areas of business, economics, logistics, supply chain, information system or operations or equivalent experience in customs business is preferable
  • Fluency in English, Written and Spoken
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The Facts

Jobtitle Customs Specialist (m/f/d)
Team Supply Chain Management
Brand adidas
Location Lucerne
Location Switzerland
Number 199935
Position Type Full time
Date Aug-07, 2019
Relocation no

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