Head of Transport and Customs

Hugo Boss
City, United Kingdom
Closing date
9 Jul 2023

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Our vision is to establish HUGO BOSS as the leading premium tech-driven fashion platform worldwide and to be one of the top 100 global brands. At HUGO BOSS, we work as a team to apply our knowledge, skills and experience together and create a diversity of ideas and solutions. What unites us? We love fashion, we change fashion!

At HUGO BOSS, you have the opportunity to contribute your personality, ideas and creativity - because only when we break new ground together can we create something unique. Become part of our team of more than 14.000 employees worldwide and shape your future at HUGO BOSS!

Hugo Boss is a platform of two brands with two lifestyle stories, BOSS and HUGO.

BOSS: BOSS is for those who lead a self-determined life with style, passion, and purpose. The collections offer dynamic, modern designs to form a complete wardrobe for the inspirational BOSS of today.

HUGO: The HUGO collection is created for the rule-breakers who go their own way, offering denim to activewear with individuality and attitude.

HUGO is a broad range of commercial and contemporary pieces, reflecting the authentic and unconventional HUGO style. BOSS is quality casual, chic and restrained elegance paired with a pinch of luxury.

As part of the senior team of a new division this role will support the set up and management of inbound goods to the UK direct from supplier, customs/duties handling and domestic transport. The role will require a close relationship with country management as well as HQ in Germany.

What you can expect:

The Head of Transport and Customs will be responsible for strategic management and planning for transportation and customs activities including but not limited to:

  • Managing all freight budgeting
  • Relationship management of supplier/factory/Broker
  • Coordinating inbound goods and transport
  • Managing contracts
  • Steer, manage and rollout future relating projects

Inbound shipments
  • Planning and coordinating with suppliers
  • Modes of transports
  • Coordination of transport
  • Relationship management with freight forwarder
  • SLA/KPI management
  • Future transport tenders

  • Customs regulation and compliance
  • Broker relationship management

Domestic/last mile transport
  • Planning and coordination with retail
  • Coordination of transport
  • Relationship management with freight forwarder
  • SLA/KPI management
  • Tenders

Your profile:

  • Strong collaboration skills with both internal and external stakeholders
  • Proven record of driving projects
  • Experience in a management position in a Senior Transportation and/or Customs role within a freight forwarding or logistics environment
  • Thrive in a fast pace environment

Your benefits:

  • Competitive salary and attractive benefits
  • Clothing and Discount Allowance
  • Blended and flexible working environment

We are a global company with our employees representative of the world at large. Our inclusive culture embraces each person's authenticity and individuality. We are committed to equal employment opportunity. And we believe our equitable work environment helps unleash your full potential and inspires you to thrive.


HUGO BOSS is one of the leading companies in the upper premium segment of the global apparel market with some 14,000 employees around the world. Diversity is what shapes our company and makes us strong. People from a wide range of different nationalities put their knowledge, skills and experience to work for HUGO BOSS. This ensures an impressive variety of ideas and solutions. What unites us is our passion for our products and pride in our work.

Our vision is to be the most desirable premium fashion & lifestyle brand, and therefore we put our customers at the heart of everything we do.

In order to address customers clearly and consistently, we offer two brands: BOSS and HUGO. While they are clearly distinguishable from each other in terms of their individual attributes and target customer, both brands embody our values of quality and fit, innovation and sustainability.

If you are looking for an exciting opportunity to advance your career as an expert or executive and are passionate about the fashion and lifestyle industry, you’ve come to the right place. Take the next step and find the perfect job for you.

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