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Vestas Factory

Customs Compliance Specialist 
DK, Aarhus N | Specialist | Full-Time 
| ID: 18570 

Do you tend to work with initiative and enjoy a challenge? Are you currently seeking your next career move in one of the leader’s in renewable energy? We are looking to hire an individual with experience from a similar customs compliance function with a solid understanding of international trade terminology to join our highly skilled, enthusiastic team. If you feel you have the right knowledge or experience, and you are seeking an opportunity that enables you to grow personally and professionally, this could be what you are looking for!


Manufacturing and Global Procuremen > COO NCR > Customs NCE
Vestas Northern and Central Europe is a sales business unit covering Scandinavia, UK, Ireland, Poland, the Baltics, Germany, Benelux as well as Eastern Europe and south of Africa. We are responsible for the Sales function, Project, Installation and Service of wind farms throughout these regions. We strive to be the best performing business unit within Vestas, and we aim to make Vestas North and Central Europe the best place to work.
The Transport Execution department is responsible for handling the entire supply chain from manufacturing plant to project site within NCE region. The department has an open and informal culture, where team work and good communication is the key to our success. You will have the opportunity to work in an exciting industry and in a team of highly motivated employees.
Customs in Vestas NCE have the overall responsibility to secure a well-functioning import and export process to fulfill the business need in markets across the NCE region with the possible lowest cost, meanwhile to ensure that we are conducting our business in compliance with internal and external rules and regulations.

The responsibility includes

  • Address and support customs issues in relation to new market entry
  • Support, coordinate and monitor the customs broker business in NCE
  • Assist the Sales Business Units with due diligence calculations
  • Participate in developing concepts and processes across regions to contribute to reducing overall operating costs
  • Operationally address customs handling in the NCE region
  • Preparation of customs audits
  • Secure that relevant stakeholders are kept updated on customs issues and changes to regulations that may have compliance or cost impacts



  • Experience from similar customs compliance function in international environment
  • Experience from Customs Broker Business
  • Training in Customs Compliance
  • Solid understanding of international trade terminology



  • Great oral and written skills in English and for instance good skills in a second language such as Danish, Norwegian, Swedish, Polish or German
  • Ability to maneuver and communicate among authorities and within Internal stakeholders
  • Solid verbal and written communication skills required
  • Ability to outline processes an suggest implementation strategies


What we offer
We are a team of skilled and committed colleagues who are all enthusiastic about sustainable energy. We have a great atmosphere within the department, and everyone is always prepared to assist when needed. You will have the opportunity to impact the overall Customs.


Additional information

Please apply no later than 23rd November 2021.

About Vestas                                                                
Vestas is proud to be the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 

Vestas strives to be the most inclusive workplace in the sustainable energy industry and ensure equal opportunities for everyone regardless of the social identity. We are stronger as a company not despite our differences, but because of them, both professionally and personally. Beyond a diverse workforce, we want to ensure that all of our employees are included and actively contributing to Vestas’ success and innovation. Only then can we become the global leader in sustainable energy solutions and ensure sustainability in everything we do. 

At Vestas, we offer global opportunities for people with growth mindsets and the desire to make a shared and positive impact. We work in the true spirit of our corporate values: accountability, simplicity, collaboration, and passion. We expect everyone to live up to these in their day to day work – no matter what you do and where you are in the organisation.

Learn more about Vestas at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels