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Primary Location: 

Finland - Vaasa, FI

Function:  Digital Technology & Innovation
Job Category:  Digital Technology and Open Innovation

Customs data expert

Wärtsilä is a world leader in marine technology and leading the industry's transformation towards a Smart Marine Ecosystem. With the world’s widest portfolio and service network, we – Wärtsilians - deliver efficient, safe and sustainable integrated products and solutions to enhance the business of our customers. The opportunities presented through digitalisation and new technologies are offering a new era of shipping. Did you know that shipping is the world’s most efficient mode of transportation and that approximately 90% of world trade is carried by sea?

We want to change the course towards an interconnected and cleaner maritime future and are constantly on the lookout for future-oriented talent to join our team and to work towards enabling sustainable societies with smart technology - together. Are you ready to jump onboard?


Wärtsilä Global Logistics Services is now looking for a Customs Data Expert to strengthen the CDE team in Parts Supply organisation. In this position you have possibility to work with wide supplier scope used in Spare Parts business as well as familiarize yourself with products delivered through classification. 


In this position you will have a possibility to work with internal and external stakeholders being important part of the whole supply chain. Join our team and apply now! 


Location: Vaasa (FIN), Trieste (ITA) or Kampen (NL) 



- Supplier’s declarations collection and of data quality related to declarations’ data (Country of origins, preferential statuses, commodity codes, ECN/ECCN codes)
- Accountable of classifying products (commodity codes, ECN/ECCN) and of monitoring data quality in WGLS 
- Making data analysis to see where to concentrate improvements
- Supporting import and export functions when needed as well as solving found issues
- Training both internal and external stakeholders with declarations process and systems used


Requirements/Desired Skills
- B.Sc. in engineering or economics
- Knowledge of commodity codes and origin rules seen as advantage
- Ability to understand technical drawings and standards 
- Basic understanding of engines and auxiliaries 
- Supply Chain knowledge 
- Team working skills 
- Fluent English


We are offering international working environment with attention to customer satisfaction and not to forget the customs data compliance. Within the position, you can develop your skills in the area of global customs data management and have a possibility to influence your daily activities through RPA as well as by monitoring customs data through wide reporting opportunities. 


Please apply by 20th of September, 2020.


Person to give more information
Päivi Hallinen, 
+358 (0)442637105

Last application date: 20/09/2020

This is Wärtsilä

Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2019, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 5.2 billion with approximately 19,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 80 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at www.wartsila.com