Job Description

Key Responsibilities

  • Keep up to date track of various legal requirements, filing of returns and documentation requirements with respect to local Customs, VAT, Excise, Municipality laws, practices and requirements.
  • Liaison with authorities and customers to address and resolve any compliance related queries.
  • Regular compliance monitoring and reporting to management.
  • Prepare and maintain sufficient checklists, KPIs, registers and monitoring reports for Import and Export Operations.
  • Prepare and manage correspondence, reports, reconciliations and documents as required for various compliance reporting and communications.
  • Communicate and coordinate with relevant internal and external stakeholders for various requirements and reporting as necessary.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned by management.
  • You will assist with the implementation of trade compliance processes, procedures, and tools to ensure compliance with import/export regulations and corporate policies.
  • You will conduct trade compliance risk assessments for business operations; identify trade compliance issues within the business units; assist with trade compliance audits; conduct root cause analysis and oversee the implementation of corrective actions.
  • You will monitor and keep track of changes in government policies, export control, sanctions and customs rules and regulations as they relate to company operations.


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from an accredited University.
  • Knowledge of international export/import trade documentation requirements, Inco terms, sea/air/land freight forwarding processes, documentation requirements and custom documentation in E-Mirsal 2 in Dubai trade web portal.
  • Knowledge and working experience in dealing with local customs, municipality, VAT, Excise laws, processes and documentation requirements.
  • Previous experience of working in customs clearance will be an added advantage.
  • 6 – 8 years of experience in a similar role with at least two years of such experience in UAE market.
  • Arabic language skills will be an added advantage.
  • Expertise in MS Office especially advanced Excel knowledge.
  • Excellent Communication, negotiation, interpersonal and influencing skills.
  • Time-management and multitasking abilities that will contribute to the efficiency of the overall business by ensuring all assigned duties are carried on a timely and efficiently.
Job Overview
Job Posted:
6 days ago
Job Expire In:
2d 18h
Job Type
Full Time
Job Role
Bachelor Degree
5+ Years