Customs Clearance Clerk

£30000 - £30000

Job Description

Job description: Customs Entry Clerk

Employment basis:
· Full time / permanent
· Hours: 10:30 to 19:00

· Salary: up to GBP30k

· Experience within a freight forwarding environment essential
· Experience entering declarations with clearance software essential
· Comprehensive knowledge of customs procedures and principles
· Experience with Datafreight advantageous

General duties:
· Preparation and completion of customs entries (import and export) for road (80%) and sea (20%)
· Dealing with entry queries - commodity codes, duty rates, licences and documentation requirements etc
· Calculation of Duty and VAT rates per consignment
· Processing duty reclaims
· Maintaining compliance with current and evolving legislation, laws and customs procedures
This role is purely customs entries.