Working within a developing branch, our client is seeking an experienced Import Customs Entry Clerk to join their team on a permanent basis. The role will predominantly revolve around home use entries, but occasionally cved/carnet also.
You will be based within a close team, where your role is of great importance for all activities performed within the company.
The successful candidate will cover imports from all origins from start to finish; customs -and port health clearance and completion of customs entries prior to release / delivery and keep track of container status within this cycle.
You will accurately take care of the completion of set tasks and documents which are needed daily and keep in close contact with customers, shipping companies, authorities, overseas offices and colleagues.
It is crucial that our client not only recruits an individual with the correct skill set but that the candidate understands the information they are completing. They do not wish to employ a data entry clerk but a knowledgeable Customs Clerk.
- Import controls - prohibitions, restrictions, regulations and licenses.
- VAT and duty on import.
- In a pro-active way retrieve all information effectively and ensure the system is updated accordingly on regular basis.
- As accurate as possible solving of problems, informing customers and other parties in advance and keeping all parties updated.
- Informing the manager of any changes within the industry which could have direct positive or negative effect on the business. Keep up to date with (changes in) regulations, laws, customs procedures etc. and take the necessary measurements to implement changes within the organisation.
Salary is £23,000 - £29,000 dependant on experience.
Hours of work Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 5.30pm.
Car parking is available on site.
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