Territory Control Tower & Trade Compliance Officer


Job Title: Territory Control Tower & Trade Compliance Officer

Job Purpose

The purpose of this position is to perform administrative duties relating to the import, export, trade compliance and freight related services

Main Responsibilities

  • Freight control through the Control Tower system for SMCL warehouses
  • Freight control of sales area warehouse under SMCL control
  • Booking and planning of export or import shipments
  • Preparation and control of export documents
  • Interface with the relevant freight service provider that could include freight forwarders and/or transporters
  • Interface with the warehouse dispatch function
  • Filing of documents as per the relevant customs, excise, and revenue service requirements
  • Understanding of service suppliers freight rate cards and costs
  • Ensure the effective import and export customs compliance at multiple business locations.
  • Controlling and processing of the freight invoices
  • Ensure and support appropriate management accountability and responsibility for Customs compliance
  • Establish and maintain customs compliance procedures and program documentation
  • Liaise with sales, distributors, customers and third parties on customs compliance
  • Ensure accuracy for Customs policies and procedures.
  • Provide periodic reporting for trade compliance data.
  • Effectively Manage the Bonded warehouse

Required Competences

  • An outgoing and self-reliant nature
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Attention to detail
  • Knowledge of Customers & focus
  • Effective communication skills


  • 3 to 5 years’ experience in import/export ideally in the Mining industry
  • Good understanding of the Customs, Excise and Revenue Service
  • Have practical experience implementing trade compliance programs.
  • Have experience working with freight agents.
  • Have ZRA customs experience is an added advantage
  • Valid driver’s license


  • Degree/Diploma in Logistics/Supply chain management
  • Computer literate with proven Computer skills

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