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Global Customs Manager

Gothenburg, SE

Ref. number:  4138

Are you looking for a great career and want to make your mark?  

Please keep on reading but don’t just take our word for it. We’ve interviewed colleagues around the world about their jobs, the Mölnlycke unique culture and Mölnlycke people and it is simply A great company to work for! 

Could you help improve healthcare outcomes around the world? 

If the answer is yes, you think just like us and should apply for this exciting opportunity that we have below. 


We are currently recruiting for a Global Customs Manager. We want to place this role at our HQ in Gothenburg and the role will report into the Director Procurement, Customs & Transport Development and Global Logistics.


As Global Customs Manager, you prepare and manage the global strategy for customs development as part of the operations roadmap and in collaboration with the management teams for operations. You are responsible for the tactical development of cross functional processes to ensure end to end compliance and efficiency in line with global and local customs regulations. Your contribution to increased awareness of customs as part of the organizational success is vital.


Key Accountabilities

  • Ensure business critical decisions regarding the customs area are well prepared and communicated
  • Drive implementation and secure continuous improvement of relevant customs processes
  • Actively seek and act upon relevant external developments in the customs area
  • Implement and secure global/local customs master data compliance incl. Governance
  • Represent Mölnlycke in the development of external global customs initiatives
  • Guide and support company functions in decisions relevant for the customs area
  • Initiate and drive implementation of customs schemes and other customs activities that are relevant for Mölnlycke globally.
  • Support and coordinate activites that has an impact on the customs area
  • Guide Mölnlycke in selecting appropriate Incoterms® and explain their application from a customs perspective
  • Represent Mölnlycke towards authorities in customs related matters



  • Academic degree in business, economics or the equivalent
  • Minimum of 5 years in operations/customs/supply chain/logistics
  • Experience in working with ERP, BI and/or APS systems. Good knowledge of SAP and/or 3DX is favourable
  • Well-versed in customs legislation on an international level, able to interpret and apply legislation in a global supply chain.
  • Experienced in finding and interpreting trade restrictions
  • Knowledgable in customs valuation and classification
  • Knowledgeable origin and the application of free trade agreements
  • Experience in working with Incoterms® and the division of responsibilities, especially with regards to customs
  • Understand the implications being the importer and exporter of record form a tax perspective.
  • Experienced in customs documentation and the necessity for these in a global supply chain


About Mölnlycke

Mölnlycke is a world-leading medical solutions company. We design and supply solutions to enhance performance at every point of care – from the hospital to the home proven it every day.

We specialise in:

•Wound management: including dressings with Safetac® such as Mepitel® and Mepilex®

•Preventing pressure ulcers: with Mepilex® Border used prophylactically and devices to help turn    and re-position patients

•Surgical solutions: including Mölnlycke trays, HiBi® antiseptics and Biogel® surgical gloves

Mölnlycke was founded in 1849. Nowadays our solutions are available in around 100 countries; we’re the number one global provider of advanced wound care and single-use surgical products; and we’re Europe’s largest provider of customised trays. Our headquarters are in Gothenburg, Sweden and we have about 7,800 employees around the world.