Customs Broker Resume Samples

A Customs Broker typically is charged with the duty of overseeing the importers and exporters and help them in meeting the government trade regulations. To accomplish this core tasks, an array of duties is carried out and such are listed on the Customs Broker Resume as – filling paperwork; coding goods; monitoring international shipments; helping the importers and exporters understand and meet the rules and regulations laid by the federal government; educating clients about customs regulations, international tariffs, insurance requirements; and shipping restrictions.

These brokers work with companies and ensure that they adhere to international shipping and customs rules. The brokers have a high school diploma and the following competencies – extensive knowledge of international trade, mainly the laws and regulations relating to shipping and receiving goods; attention to details; time management skills; strong communication skills; and interpersonal skills. Formal education is not a must for this role, however, a high school diploma or GED is preferred. This role requires a customs broker license as well.

 

Customs Broker Resume example

Customs Broker Manager Resume

Summary : As a Customs Brokerage Manager, responsible for the timely and accurate filing of entries with Customs and Border Protection and the ultimate delivery of goods to customers. Oversaw and participate in the daily operations of the department with full potential.

Skills : Customer Service skills, Communication skills, General keyboard and computer skills, Multitasking.

Description :

    1. Monitored team performance against company standards and department goals.
    2. Monitored problem files and implement corrective action when needed.
    3. Issued work instructions to team members to ensure timely and orderly file flow including release, billing, and auditing.
    4. Monitored staff training needs. Identified and developed training objectives.
    5. Conducted regular staff meetings. Communicated department goals and expectations.
    6. Documented review and assessment of accuracy, verifying country of origin/export, IOR, terms of sale and value to ensure that compliance and federal regulation requirements are achieved.
    7. Worked closely with other departments and branches to deliver high level of service to customers.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Licensed Customs Broker Resume

Headline : As a Licensed Customs Broker, responsible for the growth and development of the Customs Brokerage Business of TQL Global. Act as the point of contact for internal sales teams and communicate with customers when needed to ensure the timely coordination of imported freight.

Skills : Strong analytical, Presentation, Time management, Organizational skills, Effective decision making, Sound Judgment.

Description :

    1. Reviewed and monitored all customs rejections, requests for information, and other correspondence.
    2. Reviewed and resolved compliance issues, and continuously enhanced our processes to prevent chronic and potential issues.
    3. Maintained up-to-date customer records and documentation.
    4. Responded to internal and external customer inquiries and follow-up to ensure issue resolution and customer satisfaction.
    5. Supported leadership with developing, implementing, and continuously enhancing all Customs brokerage policies and procedures.
    6. Helped train, developed a team of Customs Brokers and Entry Writers.
    7. Worked with Learning and Develop Team to create and update Customs training materials.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor’s In Marketing


Customs Broker Assistant Resume

Objective :

As a Customs Brokers Assist, responsible for import and export customer's requirements and make trade regulations, also good in doing paperwork, classifying and tracking shipments, updating knowledge of international tariffs, and determining payments.

Skills : Research, Market Research, Communication abilities,Computer competencies, Time management.

Description :

    1. Developed and Instituted an FDA audit program in order to ensure compliance, in responses to the implementation by FDA of their new import programs.
    2. Recognized the need for, and leads a task force designes to assess and improves the profitability of low volume and low margin clients, which resultes in increased branch revenue.
    3. Able to meet the needs of demanding clients, having been selected to service at least 2 of the top ten and 5 of the top 50 clients for the company.
    4. Attracted and serviced clients whose imports requires extensive knowledge of customs and other government agency requirements.
    5. Prepared customs documentation and ensures that shipments meet all applicable laws to facilitate the import and export of goods.
    6. Cleared goods through customs and to their destinations for clients.
    7. Advised customers on import and export restrictions, tariff systems, insurance requirements, quotas, or other customs-related matters.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Customs Broker Resume

Headline : As a Customs Broker, responsible for daily administration of the division's import and export compliance program and applicable for  import/export control laws and regulations and company policies and procedures.

Skills : Clerical, Customer Service, Data Entry, Strong Communication Skills, Tariff Classification.

Description :

    1. Assisted in developing and enhancing the division's import/export licensing and compliance program.
    2. Reviewed and managed local (HTSUS) Harmonize Tariff Schedule classifications for components and finished goods.
    3. Managed Customs broker requests to ensure timeliness and accuracy of all entries submitted to Customs and Border Protection.
    4. Created local work instructions and provided related import/export training.
    5. Assisted with maintaining Duty Drawback program.
    6. Assisted with the internal auditing of all import/export activities.
    7. Supported division personnel in the areas of import/export licensing and compliance.
    8. Assisted with C-TPAT processes and maintenance including but not limited to internal audits, portal maintenance, manual updates and training.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor’s In Marketing

Customs Broker Resume

Objective : As a Customs Broker, responsible for providing customer compliance expertise to INDG/SPP affiliates on a global basis. Lead, ensure supply chain excellence through developing global customs and logistics strategies.

Skills : Logistics, Customer Specialist , Custom Skills, Distribution Skills, Negotiation Skills.

Description :

    1. Managed all regulatory compliance aspects of import function, included classification, valuated and reconciled.
    2. Monitored government regulatory and legislative changes and communicated with leadership throughout the Global Supply Chain including SPP global partners.
    3. Implemented and directed all Customs Border Patrol programs.
    4. Negotiated and managed Freight Forwarder and Customs Broker agreements to provide a cost effective and efficient Global Supply Chain.
    5. Led multi-functional global team to continuously improve global compliance initiatives while driving to optimize cost and on time delivery. 
    6. Assisted Director of Global Sourcing with special projects as needed.
    7. Managed triangle trade functions to further develop SPPs global distribution infrastructure and support SPPs global affiliates.
    8. Prepared each shipment by breaking down the invoices by commodity and value.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor’s In Marketing

Customs Broker Resume

Objective : Goal oriented, high energy Customs Broker with an excellent track record of developing new and existing business relationships. Skilled in building strategic plans that give clients the best return on their investment and meet their expectations.

Skills : Problem solving, Decision-making Skills,Strong analytic, Data mining skills,Creating Metrics.

Description :

    1. Determined product COO by applying globally recognized rules of origin for the purposes of import and export documentation.
    2. Worked closely with Business Units across a matrix organization to support COO and FTA programs.
    3. Analyzed Bills of Material, manufacturing plans, HTS classification, value, supplier certificates and other relevant documents to determine correct origin and/or FTA eligibility based on facts and patterns of manufacturing and apply the rules according to Customs and legal guidance.
    4. Solicited, reviewed and approved Free Trade Agreements Certificates and/or Certificates of origin from suppliers.
    5. Adhered to processes and procedures required to manage COO and FTA determination trade programs.
    6. Performed tactical and strategic functions through various technology platforms, including SAP GTS and Descartes Customs InfoManager.
    7. Maintained records and documentation necessary to support Medtronics COO and FTA determinations and claims according to the rules governing international trade and internally developed policy and procedures.
    8. Utilized data and reported from various systems and tools to support the establishment of key metrics to share metrics with trade leadership team to help drive strategic decision making.
    9. Represented Global Trade Operations in building system requirements and testing functionality in technology deployments.
     
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor’s In Marketing

Customs Broker Resume

Objective : As a Customs Broker, responsible for developing the vision and strategic plan of moving Regeneron product world-wide, responsible for developing a cross-trained Logistics team, building robust processes capable of absorbing significant volume increases and enhancing Logistic related communications.

Skills : Customer Service Skills, Logistics, Supply Chain Management Skills, Negotiation.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the movement of product throughout the domestic and international supply chain utilizing Freight Forwarders and Customs Brokers.
    2. Supported all new product launches ensuring the successful movement of inventory from contract manufacturing operations to finished good distribution centers.
    3. Responsible for researching all applicable regulations to import and export operations applicable to the pharmaceutical sector and advises business of trade regulatory changes.
    4. Developed and monitored daily/weekly/monthly key performance indicators for shipping and trade compliance activities such as entry filings, post entry amendments, reconciliations, etc.
    5. Responsible for implementing a trade compliance program which allows for identifying and mitigating risks. 
    6. Acted as business liaison for Customs Border Patrol, Food and Drug Administration, and Department of Agriculture including issue resolutions.
    7. Managed all Carrier Master Service Agreements and Quality Assurance Agreements.
     
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Global Logistics

Customs Broker Resume

Summary :

Highly qualified Customs Broker with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Distribution Manager, Interpersonal Skills, Logical Reasoning, Problem-solving skills, Logistics.

Description :

    1. Facilitated the shipping of raw materials, intermediates, and finished goods for development, pre-clinical, clinical, and commercial use to and from domestic and international locations.
    2. Managed the internal data repositories for shipping documentation and related information in a compliant manner.
    3. Coordinated shipping activities with internal stakeholders, external logistics providers, PTC supply chain partners, customs brokers and related parties.
    4. Prepared the shipping documentation as required by local regulations and shipping terms.
    5. Facilitated the supply and distribution of commercial product from primary distributor to specialty pharmacies.
    6. Interacted with CMOs/CDOs and transport providers to ensure the timely shipping and delivery of inventory.
    7. Supported inventory data and collation of inventory data to support planning and forecasting processes.
    8. Facilitated and supported routine order management.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS In Global Logistics

Customs Broker Resume

Objective : Looking for a Customs Broker to manage all compliance aspects of international trade and fulfilling all company and government requirements, Ensures that maintains the highest level of regulatory, it will provide regulatory guidance for import and export transitions company-wide to ensure the company and products meet regulatory standards.

Skills : MS Word, Reporting Skills, Multitasking, Organization Skills.

Description :

    1. Performed risk analysis and identified trade-related issues to senior leaders.
    2. Responded to inquiries related to HTS classifications, Free Trade Agreements, Country of Origin, and other import compliance-related questions.
    3. Determined HTS/Schedule, B Classifications.
    4. Updated HTS codes in Enterprise Resource Planning system, SAP, and updated broker tables.
    5. Determined the proper Export Classification Number (ECCN) and checked for export licenses.
    6. Evaluated all export GP (General Prohibition) activates and advise of Buyers and Product Development of the need for changes
    7. Conducted three-point audits on import and export documentation to correct discrepancies and prevent post summary corrections.
    8. Provided training guidance to other departments as needed to ensure international regulatory compliance.
    9. Provided a tariff audit summary reports to Legal, Finance, Supply Chain, Logistics, and Operations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma