Global Lead Origin & Preferences (m/f/d) - REF45612E

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As Global Lead Origin & Preferences Manager (m/f/diverse) you will be contributing to the development of Continental's customs strategies ensuring that Continental can realize financial benefits out of Regional & Free Trade Agreements worldwide in a compliant and highly efficient manner. 

You will therefore  

  • Set global standards for Origin & Customs Preference management
  • Functionally steer & monitor regional teams in terms of Origin Management and Trade Agreement utilization
  • Provide professional guidance to the whole Continental Organization
  • Conduct trainings both remotely and on site (various locations and countries) 
  • Prepare impact analysis of Regional & Free Trade Agreements on Continentals business
  • Prepare management summaries & support management decisions
  • Provide expert knowledge for strategic manufacturing & distribution footprint projects (where to produce under maximum duty cost saving opportunities)
  • lead negotiations/ communication with suppliers, customers, associations and authorities on origin topics from a global perspective
  • Develop and maintain working relationships with customs authorities (e.g., auditors)  
  • Prepare assessments and reports as required by management  
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  • University degree within business/finance/informatics or an interdisciplinary education, such as international business law or business informatics or sound experience in Customs Management in your previous career
  • You have had several years of industry/corporate experience within customs/taxes/controlling or finance
  • Fluent English both in speaking and writing is required for this role 
  • You show exceptional social competence, including good communication skills, openness, a cooperative working style and a distinct ability to work across cultures and countries 
  • You show motivation and initiative by setting your own expectations and goals
  • You show a strong customer and stakeholder focus 
  • You have the ability to present complicated facts in a simple way 
  • You prefer a team-oriented way of working and show high assertiveness 

What we value the most, irrespective of your past experiences, is an eagerness to learn and a dedication to support Continental on the path to rethink and live customs.  

This position will require domestic and international travel. 

Applications from severely handicapped people are welcome.

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O que oferecemos

We want our employees to do well with us. That's why we offer them not only an exciting job in an international technology group, but also numerous additional offers such as flexible and hybrid working, sabbaticals and other benefits.

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Quem somos

Continental develops pioneering technologies and services for sustainable and connected mobility of people and their goods. Founded in 1871, the technology company offers safe, efficient, intelligent and affordable solutions for vehicles, machines, traffic and transportation. In 2022, Continental generated sales of €39.4 billion and currently employs around 200,000 people in 57 countries and markets.

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