Customs Clearance Clerk

Posted 1 April by Headford Group
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Import Customs Clearance Specialist

This is an immediate vacancy. It’s a great opportunity to join a dynamic force in the logistics sector at an exciting time in their development. They have fought their way through the terrible effects and demands of the Coronavirus pandemic and are all set to go when Brexit is done with at the end of this year.

Salary range - £20,000-£30,000 p.a. variable according to ability and experience

My client require's a dedicated, self- motivated and go-ahead import Customs person for an office-based role that entails working as a key part of our successful team in Newcastle.

The successful candidate will be capable of good liaison with HMRC, various customers, suppliers and sub-contractors such as shipping lines, hauliers and depots.

He/she will have the ability to maximise profitability, whenever the opportunity arises and to engage with their customers in order to grow their support.

Ideally the candidate must have a proven successful track record of 2-3 years working for a small to medium sized freight forwarder ,with experience of successfully and accurately preparing and submitting import and export customs entries.

He/ She will be reliable, punctual, and have a good understanding of all forwarding operational activities and a good knowledge of the Customs clearance process .

He/she will also have a good telephone manner; be I. T. literate with a good knowledge of CHIEF (soon to be replaced by CDS), Destin8,Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint ; be able to work well as part of a small team; have drive and ambition and be prepared to undertake office duties of a Customs clearance/Administrative nature.

Contact us today if you are interested in applying!

Required skills

  • Freight Forwarding
  • Import Logistics
  • Customs Regulations

Reference: 41854147

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