Group Customs & Product Taxation Specialist
Ferrero is a family-owned company with a truly progressive and global outlook and iconic brands such as Nutella®, Tic Tac®, Ferrero Rocher®, Raffaello®, Kinder Bueno® and Kinder Surprise®. As the love for our brands continues to grow, so too does our global reach. Represented in 55 countries, with products sold in more than 170, the Ferrero Group is loved by generations around the world. The secret to our global success? Nearly 35,000 dedicated employees who celebrate care and quality to craft a business, careers and brands we are proud of. Join us, and you could be one of them.
Ferrero is committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture in which all employees feel welcomed and appreciated and have the same opportunities. We believe all of our people are equally talented in their own way. In nurturing the curiosity and natural abilities of our employees, we provide them, generation after generation, the means to succeed personally and professionally, enabling them to craft their journey at Ferrero. The diversity of our talents is what makes our work environment multicultural, innovative and highly rewarding.
About the Role:
For our Ferrero Headquarters in Luxembourg, we are looking for a Group Customs & Product Taxation Specialist who will become part of the Group Tax Customs & Insurance team.
In this position, you will support the team focusing on Trade & Customs Compliance. You will work with internal and external stakeholders to provide Customs support related to Finance topics such as duties, origin, valuation, Free Trade Agreements.
In this role you will be responsible for analyzing and implementing new flows at a Group level, while you will be coordinating local teams based in business units to ensure global customs compliance and Customs Policy Management’s application.
Moreover, as the Group Customs & Product Taxation Specialist you will be involved in the management and in conducting customs classification analysis as well as determining their origin. In relation, you will also provide support to subsidiaries for customs audits and requests. Additionally, you will provide guidelines to countries for managing customs regimes such as inward processing.
Among these responsibilities you will support in the building and implementation of the new customs management IT system.
Who we are looking for:
You will bring your academic background in Economics, Accounting, Finance together with a minimum of 5 years of experience as Customs Specialist or with experience in customs in a company performing customs operations.
You will bring your knowledge in customs’ classification, origin and valuation, compliance, and customs regimes while ideally, you have broad knowledge and good understanding of customs rules related to food.
You work in a precise and methodical way; you are goal oriented and have a problem-solving and can-do attitude.
You enjoy working with people and you have strong communication skills as in this role you will need to effectively collaborate with different stakeholders. In relation, proficiency in written and spoken English is essential, and fluency in another European language will be considered an asset.
Lastly, your experience with MS Office and SAP will help you achieve your role’s objectives.
Sounds interesting? Make sure to apply!