Wael Sobhy

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Wael Sobhy

Work History

Work History
Apr 2010 - Present

Custom Clearance Senior

AM Foods Group (AM Foods, Gourmet Egypt and AM International)
  • Leading custom clearing team and handle tasks between my teamwork according to business status.
  • Handle all shipping processes and negotiate the freight rates with shipping lines and forwarders.
  • Check and review all shipments documents to ensure them compliance with the Egyptian regulations and classifying the invoices items according to the right HS Code that should be applied.
  • Check and review the labeling data to ensure them compliance with the Egyptian Standard Specifications and to avoid any treatments on shipments arrival. 
  • Prepare weekly reports of clearing status and of  expected shipments will be transporting to warehouses and handle transportation with supply chain department according to stores capacities.
  • Follow up all customs procedures with our clearing agents at ports and work on solving any issue with Customs if found as soon as possible to avoid any demurrage. 
  • Prepare weekly reports of taxes and expected needed payments to customs and clearing agents and handle them with the Finance department.
  • Follow up labs results and work on getting  the health releases ASAP.
  • Attending meetings,courses and workshops related to my career, and Working to improve the performance of my department.
Jun 2006 - Mar 2010

Customs Clearance Specialist

Edita Food Inustries S.A.E
  • Manage all Customs procedures of the outbound shipments through 10th of Ramadan and 6th of October dry ports & through Cairo airport for inbound shipments.
  • Check and review clearing documents to ascertain them compliance to Egyptian importation rules.
  • Handle transportation of shipments with supply chain department.
  • Prepare weekly reports of clearing procedures.
  • Drafting LC's and IDC's and handle payments to agents and Customs with Finance department.
  • Prepare Drawback settlements and reconcile them with Customs Authority in order to refund Drawback taxes.
Sep 2003 - May 2006

Customs Clearance Agent

Misr International Freight (Demeco-Egypt)
  • Where i started my career as a clearing agent , worked in most known sea and land ports (Alexandria, Port Said, Sukhna, Damietta, Salloum, Safag, Nwiebaa) and in Cairo airport as main, clearing all kinds of goods ( foods, machines, spare parts, raw materials, etc..)


Nov 2007 - Nov 2007

Horus Training Center
Feb 2004 - Mar 2004

Very Good

Central Administration of the Customs Organizing and Training Institut
  • Special customs systems (Drawback, Temporary Admission and Tax Repaid)
  • CustomsTariff 
  • Documentry Credits
  • Value for customs purposes 
  • Shippin methods and payment terms
  • Customs procedures 
Sep 1997 - Jul 2001


Fucalty of Specific Education

BA of Specific Education



Computer Skills

Very good user for Microsoft office and Internet

Languages Skills

Arabic Native Language Good Command of English  

Personal Skills

Active Well Organized Self Starter Team Worker Persuasive Enthusiastic Working under pressure Taking initiative and paying attention to details  

Job Skills

    Wide knowledge of import & export rules Wide experience on classification the customs duties Comprehensive understanding of Customs procedures anr regualtions Complete knowledge about documentation and regulatory requirements Proffisionery on dealing with governmental authorites mentioned by my career Wide knowledge of Standard Sesifications and  labeling rules      


  • Swimming
  • Scuba diving
  • Safari Trips
  • Travelling
  • Romance Music


Seeking a challenging career opportunity, in a reputable company, related to my field of study and experience to enhance and develop my professional experience & interpersonal skills with opportunity to grow.