As I am sure everyone will know, due to the global pandemic, the job market as a whole has dramatically slowed down. Although the trade compliance market has not escaped this downturn, we are still seeing critical roles getting the green light to move forward. We hope as restrictions ease in the coming months, companies will gradually gain confidence to hire again. As always, we will keep you posted.

Below is our featured job in trade compliance for June 2020. This in-house role will offer someone the chance to be exposed to issues across the whole of EMEA, working closely with the lead Manager to implement new processes and educate the business.  This would be a great move for someone who has a background in operational work, with some projects experience, and wants to take a step up in their career.

EMEA Customs & Trade Professional – Germany


Our multinational client prides themselves on the complexity and variety of products they manufacture. As an international business, they are now seeking an EMEA Customs & Trade Professional to join their German office. In this role, you will oversee customs activities across EMEA and assist senior management on regular projects. As well as proprietary on customs compliance, you will also drive the continual development and implementation of key processes.


Advise on customs matters across EMEA
Delivery of import and export obligations in line with relevant regulations and customs laws
Continual analysis and optimisation of customs processes
Main point of contact with customs authorities
Managing licenses including AEO re-certification
Identifying compliance risks
Preparing training materials

Your Experience

Must have

Degree-educated or relevant experience in customs compliance

Nice to have

Fluent in German
ERP system experience