DuPont Logistics Specialist Customs & Trade Compliance EMEA (m/f), Neu-Isenburg in Hessen, Germany

Logistics Specialist Customs & Trade Compliance EMEA (m/f), Neu-Isenburg (Job Number: SOU00001629)


  • Reporting to Logistics Leader Customs & Trade Compliance EMEA, this position is primarily responsible for managing and optimizing customs processes, either at a local or at an EMEA level.

  • Main task is to act as the focal Customs contact for internal (e.g. SBU, other DuPont departments) and external (e.g. Customs authorities, agents) customers/parties, ensuring Customs compliance within DuPont processes.

  • Depending on assigned area of expertise, the Logistics Specialist Customs will perform a different role/tasks.


  • Ensure and support compliant and timely import and export transactions/processes (e.g . instructions/SOP’s to external agents, reconciliation and reporting of internal customs transactions, application for customs licenses/authorisations, origin calculation, tarification)

  • This position will be based preferably at the site of DuPont Germany

  • The person taking this position will act as Gesamtverantwortlicher Zoll and Steuerlich Beauftragte of DuPont Germany GmbH towards the German Customs Authorities

  • Knowledge / Experience of Export control compliance Programs, Dual Use Goods

  • Check customs duty calculation and preparation of customs duty payment

  • Ensure and support compliant and timely excise transactions/processes

  • Support, lead specific customs projects

  • Support and assist in DuPont Customs Internal control program and Import/Export compliance reporting

  • Provide guidance and training in customs related activities for SBUs

  • Drive continuous process improvement in Customs team EMEA, under guidance of Logistics. Leader Customs, and in close cooperation with other Customs specialists/assistants, in order to ensure compliance and optimize productivity and efficiency, aiming to meet the needs of all stakeholders: external (e.g. Customs) and internal (SBU’s, S&L, Finance)

  • Ensure maintenance, upgrade and expansion of processes and procedures according to ISO standard

  • Look for opportunities in the customs duty management regimes (e.g. IPR/OPR, bonded warehouse)

  • Root cause analysis and resolution for customs non settlements (e.g. transit documents, confirmations of exit, excise documents) with respective teams

  • Primary contact for Customs authorities in external controls on DuPont´s various Customs arrangements / audits

  • DuPont Customs Systems key user SAP GTS Customs / Excises / Export control

  • Analyse market situation and buy customs clearance services

  • Ensure correct Preferential / Origin related questions, investigations, calculations - FTA



  • Bachelor Logistics/Customs/International Trade or equal by experience

  • Several years of practical work experience in the area of customs and trade compliance (customs declarant or equivalent)

  • Effective communication skills

  • Capability to develop and apply statistical and computer skills

  • Ability to drive change and deliver results

  • Openness to change, proactively seeking optimization and continuous improvement

  • Networking capability and good interpersonal skills

  • Experience with E-customs systems such as Atlas, SAP GTS

  • Six Sigma Green Belt is a plus

  • Language: German, English, other EU language such as French is a plus

  • Computer skills: MS Office, Internet, e-mail, knowledge of cSAP environment

Primary Location: EMEA-Germany-Hessen-Neu Isenburg

Organization: Corporate

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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