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Modern wire harness systems and exclusive vehicle interiors: The name DRÄXLMAIER stands for automotive innovations – products that enhance your driving experience. Every day, approximately 70,000 associates around the world cooperate to contribute their knowledge, skills and automotive passion toward this goal. Individuals, who like to take on responsibilities, use their creativity and contribute their ideas toward the common success. Individuals like you!

Customs Specialist

Job Req ID:  5963

Duncan, US, 29334

Work Type:  Full time
Contract Type:  permanent

Objective of Job

  • Responsible for documentation and preparation of import and export customs documents
  • Ensure a timely clearance of shipments in compliance with all applicable regulations
  • Assign tariff classifications


Principle Activities

  • Communicate daily with customs brokers; provide documentation and guidance for customs clearance
  • Resolve problems impacting import and export shipments
  • Prepare import/export related documentation
  • Perform pre-entry and post-entry reviews of import and export documents
  • Assure a correct customs valuations of imported items
  • Provide guidance to shipment’s requestors in regards to customs valuations methods
  • Address the government agency requirements for imported or exported products
  • Manage customs broker invoices
  • Collect and review commodity information from Engineering, Procurement, suppliers and other parties and classify raw-materials, equipment and parts internally produced, according to the General Rules for the Interpretation and the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States
  • Develop and retain audit trails to support the classification assigned
  • Maintain data base related to commodity classifications in the internal ERP system
  • Reconcile entry discrepancies, submit post-entry adjustments, and protests as required
  • Performs internal audits of customs information recorded in the database
  • Classify goods shipped abroad using Schedule B tariff codes; determine if the commodity has EAR99 or ECCN
  • Maintain accurate and complete record keeping of all trade transactions
  • Participates in the development of internal manuals related to import and export requirements and development fo customs


Job Requirements

 Bachelors Degree or equivalent work experience

 3-5 years of Customs Compliance experience

 3-5 years of Customs Valuation Methods

 3-5 years of HTS Classification




We are looking forward to your application.


Company / Legal Entity: DAA Dräxlmaier Automotive of America LLC., Org-Code: PL-AM5 

Nearest Major Market: Spartanburg
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina