Customs Administrator (16:00 – 01:00)

Customs Administrator
Monday – Friday
1600hrs – 0100am
CompetitiveWe are recruiting for a methodical and meticulous administrator to join a large freight forwarder within Northampton. The selected candidate will be required to accurately input all custom entries and requirements. Ensuring that all associated customs administration is completed in line with the legislative requirements.


Liaising with internal and external stakeholders to obtain specific instructions and information on associated customs requirements prior to shipping

Reviewing customer documentation to ensure that all data required is obtained – this will include checking all tariffs, commodity codes, licence requirements etc.

Ensuring relevant checks have been completed required prior to shipping

Submission of custom declarations to HMRC

Problem solving on rejected entries Updating monthly exchange rates, and commodity codes

Calculation of VAT where applicable.

The Candidate

Excellent attention to detail


Confident communicator

Logical approach to work

MS Office including Excel and Word

Previous experience within customs desired but not essential

Previous experience having worked within a Transport or Logistics industry – essential