Job Details

Imports Customs Associate


Date Opened: 02/06/2019

Job Type:

Job Number: 190000ZC

Job Description

Who We Are:

HBC is a diversified global retailer focused on driving the performance of high quality stores and their all-channel offerings, growing through acquisitions, and unlocking the value of real estate holdings. Founded in 1670, HBC is the oldest company in North America. HBC's portfolio today includes formats ranging from luxury to premium department stores to off price fashion shopping destinations, with more than 480 stores and over 66,000 employees around the world.


HBC's leading banners across North America and Europe include Hudson's Bay, Lord & Taylor, Saks Fifth Avenue, Saks OFF 5TH, Galeria Kaufhof, the largest department store group in Germany, and Belgium's only department store group Galeria INNO.


HBC has significant investments in real estate joint ventures. It has partnered with Simon Property Group Inc. in the HBS Global Properties Joint Venture, which owns properties in the United States and Germany. In Canada, it has partnered with RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust in the RioCan-HBC Joint Venture.


The HBC India corporate teams focus on Finance & Accounting, Technology, Merchandising, and Shared Service operations.  HBC's entrance into this market has expanded the company's global footprint and further established HBC as a truly global retailer.


The teams in the India office play an integral role in supporting HBC's strategic plan. Bengaluru's workforce has deep experience in a variety of areas, including finance and accounting, technology, as well as other shared services and will support HBC's operations on an ongoing basis.  


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What This Position Is All About:

Ensure imported merchandise is costed accurately via using the costing function in HBC Imports system. Review import documents against purchase order and shipment information in HBC imports system for accuracy and send to customs broker for filing.

Who You Are:
  • Excellent Communication Skills to interact with various functions within the organization
  • Disciplined with focused & result oriented approach
  • Learning mindset and willing to go extra mile to achieve organizational objectives
  • Can work under stringent deadlines with high accuracy
  • Strong problem solving skills and able to multi-task
You also have:
  • College/ Bachelor in related discipline
  • 2+ years' experience in finance / accounting or logistics functions
  • Any experience of Imports, supply chain logistics or retail will be a plus
  • Preference to be given to candidates with a BPO experience with reputed banking or retail clients
  • Intermediate level of proficiency in MS-Office (Excel & Word)
  • Accurate typing skills
  • Strong math calculation and analytical skills
  • Must be very detail oriented
  • Ready to work in shifts (Europe & North America)
  • Ready to spend additional hours at work per business requirements
  • Work Location : Bangalore

As the Imports Customs Associate, you will:

  • Keep accurate records of imports shipments in shared folder. Work with Canadian HBC Imports team to resolve any issues.
  • Create shipment records and update master data in HBC imports system as required.

How Often You May Travel:

  • NA

Your Life and Career at HBC:

  • Be part of a world-class team; work with an adventurous spirit; think and act like an owner-operator!
  • Exposure to rewarding career advancement opportunities, from IT to Human Resources, Merchandising to Finance.
  • A culture that promotes a healthy, fulfilling work/life balance

Job Qualifications

Thank you for your interest with HBC. We look forward to reviewing your application.


HBC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment.