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Title:  Customs Service Agent


Amersfoort, NL, 10 3812 RK

About Descartes: 

Descartes (TSX:DSG) (Nasdaq:DSGX) is the global leader in providing on-demand, software-as-a-service solutions focused on improving the productivity, performance and security of logistics-intensive businesses. Descartes has over 147,000 parties using its cloud based services. Customers use our modular, software-as-a-service solutions to route, schedule, track and measure delivery resources; plan, allocate and execute shipments; rate, audit and pay transportation invoices; file customs and security documents for imports and exports; and complete numerous other logistics processes by participating in the world's largest, collaborative multimodal logistics community. Our headquarters are in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada and we have offices and partners around the world. Learn more at



Customs Service Agent



In the position of Customs Service Agent, you will be part of Descartes' support team. You will assist our customers with the use of our software applications. You will handle our customers' questions about our Customs applications and assist our organization in improving these software applications. 



  • You provide support to customers with functional questions and problems about our software solutions.
  • You perform an initial analysis/research for technical questions and/or issues of our customers.  
  • You take care of a good communication to our customers about new software functionalities. 
  • You communicate with the research & development department about the software products.



  • You have a good knowledge of customs legislation and customs procedures (import, export, transit) or you are willing to follow a training course in this matter. 
  • You are interested in automated processes, Software and IT in general.
  • You have a good knowledge of the standard Microsoft Office applications. 
  • You have strong communication skills, both oral and written. 
  • You have an analytical mind and problem-solving skills. 
  • You are strong in documenting. 
  • You are a team player but can also work independently where quality is always paramount.
  • You are flexible, stress-resistant and customer-oriented. 
  • You're willing to work in a standby arrangement.
  • You have a good knowledge of both Dutch & English language


You will be working out of our office in Lier.


  • You will find yourself in a dynamic international environment where development is stimulated. 
  • We provide training in customs legislation & procedures (import, export, transit). 
  • We offer a varied full-time position with a competitive salary package and extra-legal benefits such as meal vouchers, group insurance and hospitalization insurance.


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