Trade Compliance Manager
- Post Date:23rd December 2021
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Trade Compliance Manager
Location: Flexible, UK
Domino Printing Sciences provides industrial printing expertise and reliable solutions to help the world’s manufacturers be sustainable and cut waste, while attracting, informing, and protecting consumers. Global manufacturers across the food and beverage, life sciences, personal care, agrochemical, and industrial sectors trust Domino to support them with innovative coding, marking, and digital printing solutions. Our products help ensure the success of manufacturers’ products by allowing them to create differentiated packaging, protect against counterfeiting, and ensure governmental and regulatory compliance. From best before dates on eggs, to serialised identifying codes on medicines, to batch codes on electronic components, to competition codes in confectionery, Domino helps to enable product safety, improved supply chain management, and brand protection.
About the role
Reporting to the Customer Operations Director and working with a small team of direct reports this position offers an exciting opportunity to help further enhance the global Trade Compliance Program within the organisation. This role provides commercially focused support to the business by proactively finding opportunities to reduce customs costs while ensuring the highest standards of trade compliance.
In this varied and stretching role, you will:
- Act as subject matter expert in relation to UK, EU, and international trade controls.
- Identify areas of risk and provide solutions through implementation of mitigation strategies.
- Support and mentor the Trade Compliance Team and wider stakeholder groups across the group.
- Create and manage an internal Trade Compliance Audit schedule, focused on best practice, continuous improvement & external audit readiness.
- Contribute to the management and implementation of a programme to achieve Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) accreditation and ensure that all Customs Activity performed by all departments within the company is to the defined standard.
You would ideally have an international trade or supply chain degree and experience of working within complex global supply chain in an international organisation. You must be able work at a strategic level, influencing and challenging different stakeholders across all levels of the business.
Strong commercial awareness and exposure to driving programs with a heavy emphasis on change management would be an advantage. The successful candidate will have a thorough understanding of tariff classifications, customs valuations, and origin determination (preferential and non-preferential) as well as knowledge of applying for / maintaining AEO status, experience of International Transport and Freight and working Knowledge of Dangerous Goods transportation.
We recognise that flexible homeworking can be beneficial and at Domino we want people to feel able to own the way they work. What is important is that we enable you to get the best from us and for us to get the best from you, whether that’s from your home office or on site, as long as we continue to collaborate and enable great outcomes for our customers.
As well as a competitive salary, we offer a generous benefits package including 25 days basic holiday (with the opportunity to buy and sell), a discretionary bonus, life insurance, medical insurance as well as scheme such as the Cycle Scheme and the Tech Scheme. We know that training and development is essential for us all to progress our careers and there will be lots of development opportunities to progress your career with Domino. We think Domino is a great place to work and this role will be fun, challenging and really rewarding. Our culture is built on our core values, Collaboration, Listening, Expertise, Ambition and Responsibility and if you join us you will become part of an award-winning global team.
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