Our client, a freight forwarder based in Felixstowe, are now seeking a Customs Entry Clerk to join their team.
•Import Customs Clearance preparation and transmission.
•Checking, advising or applying for import licences as required.
•Liaison with all Customs departments, including departments with specific
responsibility, e.g Port Health etc.
•Assistance and guidance to Customers with tariff classification needs.
•Answering any Customs queries.
•Receive documents and shipment notifications, reference jobs within
forwarding system (ie. Multifreight)
•Provide correspondence to Customers via appropriate method.
•Provide correspondence to Suppliers via appropriate method.
•Collection of Duty/VAT funds for non-account customers.
•Use Port Community Systems (Destin8 / CNS).
•Update tracking schedules where necessary / appropriate.
•Provide clearance notifications to customers where necessary / appropriate.
•Any other task which is reasonable within an office environment.