APAC Customs & Trade Compliance Senior Manager

Posted 02 February 2023
Salary 150-180K
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSupply Chain & Procurement
ContactKathleen Zhu

Job description



  • Act as subject matter expert in the region and work as contact person for Trade and Customs
  • Support the region/subsidiaries on understanding, management and application of customs & trade related documentation such as trade permits, COE, etc
  • Support the region / subsidiaries with classification, based on national regulations/interpretations of the compliance and trade globally
  • Conduct training on customs & trade compliance laws and regulations, as well as applicable policies and procedures APAC - based company associates and new hires
  • Establish Customs and FTA requirements for countries within the region considering sourcing factories’ locations
  • Prepare and deliver training programs for company’s employees and for the factories (T1) within the region regarding the Free Trade Agreements used by company worldwide and hold FTAs knowledge
  • Support Global Customs & Trade Compliance team across various functions and geographies



  • Minimum of 6-7 years of experience in Customs Trade area from Consumer Goods, Luxury and related sectors
  • Experience in HS (tariff) classification, customs valuation and country of origin Determination. Good knowledge of import/ customs regulations, Free Trade Agreements, Rules of Origin, Import Duties and taxes, International Regulations
  • Excellence in communication and writing skills together with strong business acumen
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize, with excellent time management skills
  • Work as a collaborative partner across business teams regionally


For more discussion, please forward to kathleen.zhu@cornerstoneglobalpartners.com