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Customs Manager





Customs Manager

The opportunity:

We’re looking for a Customs Manager to grow and lead the team in our Amsterdam office. Ready to challenge the status quo? Keep reading!

You will:

  • Own all aspects of managing customs brokerage day to day operations
  • Lead, mentor, and grow a team of high performing customs professionals
  • Quarterback any issues causing bottlenecks in operations flow
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders in the development of operational efficiencies through automation
  • Support and advise (potential) clients on EU customs related matters including classifying products and advise on document compliance and any additional data needed to process shipments, i.e. OGAs, FTA, ADD
  • Responsible for customs guarantee management, customs license applications & license maintenance (such as AEO-C)
  • Develop & maintain cross functional SOPs 

You should have:

  • A successful track record, preferably in customs brokerage or freight forwarding - Brokers Certificate required
  • A people-developer mindset with a strong focus on helping team members building their skills and growing their professional capabilities (experience required in managing teams)
  • An owners mindset: always looking for ways to improve processes
  • A solution-oriented mindset: ready to break down barriers, partner with others, and get creative to solve problems
  • Next-level attention to detail and follow-through
  • A system and process oriented mindset
  • Ability to multi-task and manage various project elements simultaneously
  • High level of computer literacy. No paper. All digital.

About Flexport:

At Flexport, we believe global trade can move the human race forward. That’s why it’s our mission to make it easy and accessible for everyone. We’re shaping the future of a $8.6T industry with solutions powered by innovative technology and exceptional people. Today, companies of all sizes—from emerging brands to Fortune 500s—use Flexport technology to move more than $19B of merchandise across 112 countries a year. 

The recent global supply chain crisis has put Flexport center stage as we continue to play a pivotal role in how goods move around the world. At a valuation of $8B, we’re experiencing record growth and are proud to have the support of the best investors in the game who believe in our mission, solutions and people. Ready to tackle global challenges that impact business, society, and the environment? Come join us.

Find Your Role at Flexport