Customs Compliance Lead


Johor Bahru - Malaysia


This role will drive Dyson's Customs and International Trade compliance and strategic programs.  This involves ensuring facilitation as well as compliance of Dyson with local and international regulations.  Collaborating with the rest of the Customs and International Trade group and working very closely with Dyson's operations and business support groups, contract manufacturers, markets, and all other Dyson business entities to understand and support their businesses through trade analytics, process design and improvements, risk management, trade awareness, and self-compliance.  


  • Defines and drives compliance and strategic programs to advance Dyson CIT Charter
  • Champions facilitation without compromising controls and compliance, consistent with The Code
  • Partners with Dyson Operations, Business Support Groups, Markets, CMs, and all other Dyson Business Entities to drive programs/projects and solve problems relating to Customs and International Trade
  • Ensures compliance of all Dyson Entities in APAC with local and international trade laws and regulations
  • Helps in advocacy with industry associations and government agencies
  • Provides regulatory analysis, data analytics, and process design and improvements
  • Drives trade awareness program and self-compliance


  • Proven customs and international trade experience
  • Experienced on Free Trade Agreements
  • Experience and advanced knowledge of Customs valuation, Customs Classification & Origin Management
  • Experienced in Government (Customs) engagement and advocacy and regulatory analysis
  • Good understanding of logistics/supply chain 
  • Good understanding of incoterms 
  • Must be a self-starter, resilient, flexible and willing to think outside the box
  • Able to communicate effectively at all levels, in different mediums
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Must be able to work with challenging deadlines and prioritize work effectively
  • Great analytical skills
  • Good project management skills


Dyson Malaysia monitors the market to ensure we offer competitive salaries, management bonuses and pension contributions. Beyond that, you’ll enjoy generous leave and medical care and insurance. But financial benefits are only the start of a career at Dyson. Leadership support and new opportunities abound, driven by regular dialogue and international training. And with a vibrant culture, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to progress, innovation and realising ambition.

Posted: 17 April 2019

Closing date: 31 May 2019