Job Description

1 x Customs Clerk ( Monday to Friday 9am - 5:30pm Plus Weekend coverage )
Salary: GBP28,000 per annum
The job

Experience in the freight forwarding industry
Experience using customs clearance database
Experience of legislative compliance
Ensure that the company operates within all agreed operational procedures
Prepare correct documentation for all aspects of the transportation of good
Follow transport and customs regulations, where relevant, to conform to all statutory requirements
Responsible for customs declarations
Co-ordinate the customs clearance between the customer and internal function
Monitor the clearance status of shipments
What is the role all about?

You will be heavily involved with Freight Customs, from completing entries and associate documents in a timely manner to ensure the smooth movement of consignments through the port environment.
Creation of SFDs or Full Customs Entry , which can be various types , home use, temp import, British Returned Goods
Dealing with queries, Customs post actions
Supporting the Freight operations team, the best you can
Using ASM or equivalent software for completion of clearance

5 years minimum experience within a Customs role in Freight Forwarding handling all types of Customs entries, a vast knowledge of Customs requirements including Port Amendments, an extensive level of good attention to detail with declaring entries to HMRC, organised and used to working in a busy and fast paced team
MUST HAVE : CFSP knowledge, SFD and Month end Declarations

Benefits Package

20 days holiday per calendar year rising to 25 days holiday after completion of 5 full years service with the Company
Pension auto enrolment 5% er/ 4% ee
Private health insurance for employee only - invited after 1 full tax year with the Company and subject to being (and remaining) in the pension scheme
4 times annual salary Life Assurance cover
Non contractual Christmas bonus depending upon Company performance

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