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Who are we?
  • Founded in 1987, BLT’s Customs & Global Trade Team is widely acknowledged as the long-established market leaders in this niche field within Indirect Tax.
  • For many years the only recruitment business operating in this space.
  • Instrumental in championing the growth and development of the discipline over three decades.
  • Preferred recruitment partners to the full suite of major professional services organisations, as well as independent practices.
  • The ‘go to’ recruiters for corporates hiring Customs & Global Trade talent.
  • The team is led by company Directors Emma Wade and Guy Barrand, each of whom has over 20 years’ worth of experience recruiting in the field.
What we do
  • Active leadership in the development of the Customs & Global Trade discipline, which goes way beyond the typical activities of a recruitment business.
  • Input into strategy, retention, leadership, ideas creation – as well as recruitment.
  • Sourcing Customs & Global Trade roles at all levels from Partner and Global Head positions right through to Assistant & Analyst roles.
  • Responsible for the inspirational Women in Indirect Tax Networking Groups, which are managed by our former colleague Liz Watt via her business Liz Watt Coaching.
  • Operate globally from central London, working regularly in mainland Europe, Australia, USA, the GCC and Africa as well as many other territories.
Why work with us?
  • Specialist expertise in the Customs & Global Trade discipline, which you won’t find anywhere else.
  • The largest network of Customs & Global Trade contacts around, developed over 30 years in business.
  • Decades worth of successful hiring in the Customs & Global Trade world.
  • We place specialists in the right role, at the right time, simple as that.
  • Our reputation. Just ask anyone in the Customs & Global Trade or Indirect Tax field.
  • We’re friendly, supportive, honest – and willing to go the extra mile.
  • Above all, we love what we do – and you’ll love working with us.

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