Customs declarer | Wilrijk

You take care of cooperation across borders.



H.Essers is an international and reliable player in the logistics sector, but above all a family business that has offered jobs and job security since 1928. Our 6560 colleagues are ambitious people who dare to do business, are ready to seize opportunities and make a difference every day with simplicity. This enables us as a company to invest continuously in growth with a positive outlook on the future. Our people are our engine. We take care of their personal and professional development, provide them with modern equipment and pay attention to the work-life balance. Yes, our 6560 colleagues know why they choose H.Essers. We hope you will soon understand why! We are looking for a Customs Declarer.



As a Customs Declarer, you coordinate international transport across borders, so that transport runs smoothly and cost-efficiently. To this end, you draw up the necessary customs documents. What else?

  • Essentially, you take care of the complete handling of all customs issues.
  • This means, on the one hand, that you are responsible for import, transit and export of the customs files and, on the other hand, you guarantee the correct handling of disputes.
  • Drawing up the customs declaration in the systems (PLDA and NCTS) via the ‘Stream’ software package is also part of your versatile range of tasks.
  • You know better than anyone does how to maintain contacts with customs clients and operational services.
  • Within the Customs department, you are the person who informs and advises our clients about the customs formalities relating to their material flow.


As a Customs Declarer, you are the first point of contact for our customers regarding their material flow. You know better than anyone does how to look after their customs issues. With your knowledge of NCTS, PLDA, stream software and customs legislation, you know how to translate our logistics and transport processes into success stories. You demonstrate a hands-on mentality in which accuracy, customer service and team focus are of paramount importance. Thanks to your smooth and connecting way of communicating, everyone is well informed and advised about customs formalities. Since you meet both national and international customers, you can easily speak to them in Dutch and English.



We offer you the opportunity to help write our international success story from the front row. Our family culture guarantees a high level of commitment and collegiality. You will be part of an experienced and close-knit team, so you will always receive the necessary support. Within our Customs department, no day is the same! This provides the necessary variety. Finally, we always want to provide our customers with the very best service so that every improvement suggestion is always considered. You will be given the opportunity to develop further into an expert in your field.



85 branches in 19 countries, 6,560 employees, one million square meters of warehouse, 1,475 trucks and 2,000 ISO tanks. Yes, H.Essers is a major logistics service provider and an established value for our strategic customer segments Pharma, Chemicals, Infra and Parts. As an asset-based family business, we can guarantee short decision lines that allow you to react quickly. This offers you the necessary guarantee for a perfect service to your customers. It is the ideal combination for both satisfied customers as well as employees!


Apply now!