Customs Clearance Operator

Role Purpose

To arrange customs clearance of all consignments to meet comapny / customers’ requirements


This customs role will involve;

  • Completing customs declarations and submitting to HMRC
  • Raising Duty / VAT invoices for any declarations using company deferment account
  • Ensure full accuracy of all declarations completed
  • Ensure clearance instructions received from the customers
  • Ensure customs compliance is maintained with all aspects of HMRC interactions
  • Ensure compliance with internal procedures in line with AEO
  • Follow up declarations until customs clearance is obtained
  • Work with operations / sales / management / directors to assist with any customs queries either internal or external, including but not limited to
    • Assist with classification
    • Assist with valuation
    • Assist with documentation
    • Customs procedures
    • Monitor deferment account
    • Ensure any HMRC amendments are completed within reasonable timeframe of an error becoming apparent
    • Promote customs compliance with customers
    • Ensure compliance with internal procedures in line with AEO
    • Monitor and maintain CFSP / Warehousing removals for integrated clients.
    • Remain up to date with any and all changes to pertinent legislation
    • Remain up to date with changes to trade tariff
    • Notify relevant departments of any HMRC changes which may affect customers

Required skills

  • Freight
  • Import
  • Freight Forwarding
  • Customs Brokerage

Application question

Do you have at least 2 years worth experience of working within a freight forwarding environment?

Reference: 42051869

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