Customs and Freight Assistant

  • Masco Canada Limited
  • 350 S Edgeware Rd, St. Thomas, ON, Canada
  • Aug 03, 2019

Job Description

Reporting to the Manager of Planning and Forecasting, the Customs and Freight Assistant performs routine administrative activities related to customs, NAFTA and Freight management.


What you will do:

  • Complete requests for NAFTA certificates
  • Solicit, review and verify NAFTA certificates from suppliers
  • Review and update current and new Tariff codes
  • Establish HTS Classification and duty rates for new products
  • Document management for such items as Origin certificates, Customs and Brokerage documents
  • Freight Bill account coding
  • Track and Trace Shipments - Courier, Road, Ocean, Air modes
  • Maintain and manage Brokerage information relating to vendors and products to ensure a high level of data accuracy
  • Perform secondary customs records audits to ensure continued compliance
  • Contribute to the TCP process on behalf of the Logistics group
  • Maintain and create insights from transit dashboards to support the supply chain


What you will bring:

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment preferably in Customs or Traffic Management
  • JDE or similar ERP software experience
  • Intermediate Microsoft Office (Excel, Power Point, Word)
  • Excellent interpersonal and effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Customs Professional Certificate or Certified Logistics Professional is preferred
  • University degree or college diploma in business management preferred
  • Progressing towards or completion of Certified Logistics Professional or Customs Professional is preferred


Who you are:

  • Confident and self sufficient
  • Able to work independently
  • Collaborative
  • Results oriented with a sense of urgency
  • Desire to develop and grow