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Customs Specialist - Senior

As a customs specialist - senior at logit.syncreon in Elsenfeld, you will be responsible for the smooth processing and declaration of our high-tech goods. Are you a real expert in customs and do you like to think outside the box? Do you feel comfortable in a dynamic structure? Then react quickly and become part of our growing organization.

About the Role

How you will contribute

  • Management of a customs warehouse (entry and exit)
  • Training of all departments based on current customs and foreign trade regulations 
  • Regular execution of internal audits and preparation / support of external audits
  • Direct contact person for all authorities (customs office, BAFA, IHK etc.), service providers, customers and internally
  • Ensuring compliance with all security-related, organizational and disciplinary regulations based on the current customs and foreign trade regulations, as well as the current authorization of the location 
  • Checking for necessity and procurement of certificates and special documents for export depending on the destination country
  • Control of external service providers
  • Administration and regular control of customs warehouse stocks
  • Intrastat registration
  • Administration of export licenses
  • Administration and verification of consignment confirmations
  • BAFA export control
  • Exercise of the function of customs representative for the site
  • Operational day-to-day import and export business

Your Key Qualifications

  • Completed training as a forwarding agent or comparable training
  • 3 - 5 years of professional experience as a customs representative and in operational customs handling 
  • Profound knowledge of customs clearance and related programs, as well as AEO requirements
  • You are familiar with the legal language
  • Air and sea freight knowledge
  • Confident handling of MS-Office applications
  • Fluent in written and spoken German, good English skills
  • You are a team player, a strong communicator, reliable and stress resistant
  • You work independently and are characterized by goal-oriented, pro-active work with high self-demand


At syncreon we are fully committed to the health and safety of our employees. We have full prevention and mitigation processes in place, including cleaning and sanitization practices, as well as screenings, masks and social distancing. syncreon complies with national, state and local orders.

syncreon offers exciting and challenging roles within a growing international organization. We strive to hire and develop the right people, locally and globally; stimulating personal growth and self-development within an informal atmosphere. We offer a market competitive compensation package.

About syncreon
syncreon delivers tailored, progressive and scalable solutions to premier global automotive and technology brands, such as Jaguar Land Rover, Harley Davidson, BMW, Dell, Xerox and Canon. We supply 3PL and 4PL solutions that adapt as quickly as industry and the marketplace evolve. For over 60 years syncreon has provided unique and innovative expertise in providing highly integrated, warehousing management, inbound to manufacturing, reverse and repair, export packing, aftermarket services, fulfilment services and transport. Today we have 14,000+ employees working in 100+ locations worldwide who enjoy our supportive culture, dedication to work-life balance, people development and superb career opportunities. For more information, visit www.syncreon.com.

If you are interested in this exciting position in a successful, growing and internationally operating company, please apply online only and include a resume and relevant references with your application.

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