Customs and Logistics Analyst

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    Supply Chain

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    over 3 years ago

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Horizon Recruitment Inc. is looking for a Customs and Logistics Analyst to take up a full time position with our Vancouver based client. The role will manage a complex portfolio of import logistics, customs relationships and material expediting for a large manufacturing operation with tight timelines.

The Position:

  • Act as subject matter expert on all aspects of import procedures ensuring compliance across all inbound materials and equipment from international vendors.
  • Assist with audits and regulatory compliance activities on a regular basis.
  • Responsible for import documentation, INCO terms and complex compliance scenarios.
  • Responsible for development of control and compliance process and procedure in line with evolving export and defense trade laws and regulations.
  • Manage customs and brokerage relationships
  • Expedite shipments and delivery dates
  • Manage reporting KPI's for department including Inventory accuracy, On time delivery and general Business intelligence reporting

The Candidate:

  • Degree level education or appropriate qualifications ideally with a focus on trade, logistics, engineering or manufacturing.
  • 3 – 5 years’ experience in working within industry responsible for customs process with thorough knowledge of import regulations.
  • Full working knowledge of North American ITAR, EAR and Controlled Goods Regulations.
  • Strong analytical thinking and dynamic interpersonal skills, able to manage expectations appropriately across the business.
  • Task and detail orientated with exceptional time-management skills.
  • Solid technical communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Enjoys managing multiple projects concurrently.
  • Proven experience of assimilating complex business and technical details quickly.
  • Able to obtain, or current holder, of relevant Canadian security clearance.

**Only candidates eligible to work in Canada will be considered**

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is a specialized recruitment and search firm with two complimentary practice areas: Finance & Supply Chain.