Customs Expert (Geleen)


Established in 2023, but with a combined heritage of over 100 years, Envalior is entering the market as a leading global engineering materials powerhouse offering novel and innovative solutions to today’s world. Envalior brings together two highly complementary established players in DSM Engineering Materials and LANXESS High Performance Materials.

We offer a uniquely positioned portfolio of longstanding material, application, and design expertise, creating real and meaningful value for our customers and the greater global society. To grow this leading global engineering materials company, we hire new colleagues to strengthen the foundation for the new organization. This is the perfect time to influence change, challenge the status quo, be part of something new and exciting, craft, create and develop the best in ALL WORLDS and be part of something truly innovative, inspirational and transformational.

Do you want to be part of this exciting journey ahead? Do you love working in an international, highly energized, and collaborative team? Maybe it’s you we are looking for in our Global Supply Chain team, as our new Customs Expert.

As our Customs Expert, you will manage all customs related matters for inbound and outbound shipments and to ensure full compliance with the customs regulations. To thrive in this role, you must have deep understanding of the German/Belgium customs as well as the ability to connect with stakeholders on all levels both internal & external.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Ensures timely and correct filing of the quarterly report to the local authorities.
  • Owns the customs related fields in the material master data in SAP and SAP GTS and drives the integrity of these fields.
  • Keeps the customs manual up to date.
  • Assist/coordinate inbound transportation in a timely, safe and cost-effective manner in collaboration with the call-off teams on the site Emmen, Beekerveld, Genk, Uerdingen and Antwerp.
  • Arrange export documentation for our European sites.
  • Assist/coordinate transportation for inter-plant movements.
  • Ensures and maintains open communication with the customs authorities.
  • Ensures demurrage, detention and other inbound related transport costs are kept to a bare minimum.
  • Ensures inbound lead times and flows are optimized in time, cost and in modality.
  • Manages the relation of our transportation suppliers together with the Customs team lead.

The Ideal 

  • 3 to 8 years’ experience in international trade and logistics.
  • Relevant experience in filing import and export declarations for BE and/or DE customs.
  • Is certified to file import/export declarations in Belgium and/or Germany.
  • Understands the risk related to import and export transactions.
  • Capability of working in a fast paced and often changing environment.


Compensation: We offer competitive compensation packages, inclusive of a global bonus program and an individual performance bonus program.
Comprehensive Benefits: We provide a variety of benefits to support your financial security, health and wellbeing including retirement plans, health programs, life insurance and medical care.
Work-Life & Flexibility: We support you in maintaining a balance between working hours and personal life. With our global “Xwork” program, we offer flexible working arrangements in all countries in which we operate.
Training & Development: We are committed to your professional and personal development and encourage you in the ongoing pursuit of education, training and knowledge through both formal and informal learning.
Diversity: For us, talent matters, we welcome everyone who commits to our values. We strongly believe that including diverse perspectives makes us more innovative and enhances our competitiveness. Therefore, we embrace the uniqueness of every single individual and are truly committed to supporting our people in developing their individual potential.

Procedure & Contact 

Interested in this position? Please apply on-line by sending us your CV & Motivation letter in English via the career portal or contact the recruiter directly

Reference check procedures are part of the ENVALIOR Recruitment & Selection Process and will be contacted when these references checks are required.

Envalior is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.  

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