It's not about cars. It's about people.
Our human-centric focus is what makes us different from all other car companies, and it’s at the heart of everything we create. If you want to join us in our mission to make people’s lives less complicated, we offer you a chance to grow together with talented people who want to make a true difference.
What’s in it for you?
Customs is one of the most important parts in the logistics process. If you are the right person for this job, you will realize the opportunity to play a key role for the company’s performance in this area. You’ll see how leveraging on the right tools, methods, processes, and targets will drive positive change in all parts of the company. How the organization can be challenged to continuously improve, and how the results in terms of the different processes we are working with, will contribute both to the company’s growth and to your own professional development. We hope that you will thrive in your new role as Custom Specialist in our Master Data team.
What You’ll Do
The group you will be a part of is a team of 5 talented and well skilled Customs Specialist working in areas such as Origin & Solicitation, Classification, special procedures such as Inward Processing Relief, Outward Processing Relief among others. All this to support and pave the grounds for our daily Customs Operations team as good as possible. We have a highly open and energetic work environment where we support each other and continuously strive for improvement and welcome new and creative ideas. We collaborate in a global surrounding with organizational stakeholders such as Inbound & Outbound Logistics, Manufacturing, After-market, Pre Production Plant as well as our Suppliers all over the world and to ensure that import and export business are conducted in compliance with internal and external rules and regulations. But most important, work with Customs related topics in the best possible way.
You Will Also analyze and build efficient Customs processes. Perform and support in reviews of existing import and export flows in regards to duty payments, process security and compliance. You will manage and support inquiries and audits both internal and external. Control and investigate when issues occur to secure compliance in every customs related process according to the applicable legislations. Be responsible for Inward Processing Relief reporting and cooperation with internal as well as external contacts. You will grow and maintain good relations with Swedish & Belgian Customs Authorities while taking responsibility in your own development by reaching goals in development plan. You will also contribute to reach your teams and the department’s goal and need to inhabit great computer skills.
Do you fit the profile?
To succeed in this role, we believe that you have a Customs or Logistics degree or equivalent professional working experience. You have several years of experience including work life experience from positions where analyzing and working with Customs processes has been the main focus, and you are proficient in English, both spoken and written. You must be comfortable to work cross functional with our Customs team in our regions in both China and America to contribute and exchange knowledge and learnings continuously.
On a personal level
To be successful in this role you are a self-motivated person who wants to invest in your own development, have an openness to change and is positive with a high energy level. We hope that you are a person with a positive mindset and motivated to create and grow good relations.
You are team oriented with a holistic approach and you enjoy working with tasks where you use your analytical skills. You like working in a global organization and with cross-functional teams. You are used to working in a global environment with individuals at all organizational levels. You have great communication and international cultural skills. You have a structured way of working and like to plan in a strategic way.
Application and contact
Does this sound like your next challenge? Welcome with your application by submitting your resume and cover letter via the link below no later than 17th of December. For questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact Brittany Fridell, Senior Recruiter at email@example.com
Please note that we will not take applications via email.
Who are we?
Volvo Cars is a company on a mission; to bring traditional car manufacturing into a connected, sustainable and smart future.
Since 1927, we have been a brand known for our commitment to safety, creating innovative cars that make life less complicated for our consumers. In 2010, we decided to transform our business, resulting in a totally new generation of cars and technologies, as well as steady growth and record sales. Today, we’re expanding our global footprint in Europe, China and the US, and we’re on the lookout for new talent.
We are constantly pushing our own skills and abilities to drive change in the automobile industry like never before. We are looking for innovative, committed people to join us in this endeavour and create safe, sustainable and connected cars. We believe in the power of people and will challenge and support you to reach your full potential. Join us and be part of Volvo Cars’ journey into the future.