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Customs Compliance Specialist

Requisition ID:  107232
Business Unit:  Meggitt Aerospace Central (1428)

Loughborough, LEC, United Kingdom, LE12 9EQ


Joining our team means you're helping to deliver our vision - keeping the world flying with one of over 73,000 Meggitt-equipped aircraft taking off every second of every day; protecting countless lives with our technology, keeping those who put their lives at risk safer and ensuring that the lights stay on for millions of people worldwide.

With over 160 years of history, innovation's at the heart of everything we do in our aerospace, defence and selected energy markets Our global approach to lean manufacturing is the driving force on our journey to operational excellence and our goal to provide the best technology, products and service to our Customers.

We'll help shape your career and provide you with the right learning, development and growth opportunities; we're working hard to create a High Performance Culture where we live our Values of Teamwork, Integrity and Excellence.


Role Summary


We’re currently recruiting a new Customs Compliance Specialist role at our Loughborough facility. The position will provide critical support to our import/ export functions and candidates from a shipping background would be ideally suited.


Job Core Responsibilities:


  • Provides specialized expertise for Trade Compliance export and import activities, ensuring compliance with applicable regulations.
  • Maintains working knowledge of all applicable export/ import regulations, providing updates to management regarding current and pending compliance regulation initiatives and legislation that may affect company business, ensuring various reports with government agencies are kept up to date as required by regulations.
  • Assists with internal or external audits and assessments as directed by Trade Compliance Management.
  • Participates in the creation of reports or records.


Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:


  • Background in a Shipping or Import/ Export role
  • Knowledge and experience of import and export customs compliance regulations
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Well-organized, detail-oriented, and ability to multi-task


What We Offer:


Meggitt is proud to offer a competitive total rewards framework designed with our colleagues' health, wealth and well-being in mind to help our employees balance a successful career.  Our competitive package will include:


  • Flexible working policies and the ability to accrue time off in lieu or for some roles to earn overtime. 
  • Pension Scheme up to 8% company contribution
  • Employee Assistance Program for Health & Wellbeing
  • Employee Perkz – offering our employees discounts on a huge variety of goods and services
  • Income Protection
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • Volunteering day off




Meggitt are an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to developing an inclusive and diverse working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and beliefs define who we are as a business. We strongly believe that building a culture of respect and appreciation, will give everyone the opportunity to recognise their full potential.


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