Compliance Officer – Purfleet UK

Job Overview


Reporting to the Director, Customs & Security the main purpose of the role is to support compliance in Customs & Security activities across the companies, safeguarding the company’s assets, as well as ensuring a safe and secure environment for employees and visitors and customers freight.


Have a good understanding of tariff classification of goods (GIR)

EU Export Control Legislations, Dual Use and Community General Export Authorisation (CGEA)

International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) US

Export Administration Regulations (EAR) US

Import Licensing

TIR Carnet regulations, applications and management

Intrastat Submissions and Management

National Community Transit System

Transit Accompanying Documents (TADs)

T2L, T2L (F)-origin docs

ERTS management Air, Road and Sea (security and customs activity)

Duty Deferment Management

Bonded Warehouse Management

Excise Movement and Control System (EMCS entries and management)

Excise movement guarantee management

Knowledge of CHIEF Various Customs Clearance software packages


Previous experience in this role.

Relevant qualifications in relation to the position

Computer literate

Good understanding of English language


A role in a successful, dynamic company

Be a part of a strong team of performance driven colleagues

Competitive salary

Great future career prospects for advancement

A professional working environment


Do you want to be part of something 55,000 times bigger than you?

That’s how many colleagues you’ll have on a journey towards connecting the world and making your mark.

We believe that people are able to achieve their potential if they take ownership of their own career. That’s why we’ll give you every opportunity to do just that.

People are at the core of who we are – the drive, talent and devotion they bring to the table every day are what make DSV the exciting place it is. It’s a dynamic and fast-moving environment with rapid decisions at every level – where ambition meets teamwork in an effort to face challenges, succeed, move forward and make a difference. We care about your opportunity to influence the path of your career, whether you want to advance locally or look for adventures abroad. With a massive global reach and offices in more than 80 countries, the opportunities are plenty.

If you have the right drive, the right talent and enjoy responsibility, we’ll give you the support you need to explore the reach of your potential.

We are freight forwarders, salespeople, accountants, forklift drivers, IT engineers, specialists and countless others – and we all made the choice to forward our careers.

Join us and forward your career at DSV.

Reference ID: Senior Customs Specialist/Compliance Officer

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary, Permanent


  • Import/Export Procedures: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Relevant Customs management: 3 years (Preferred)
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