Customs Clearance Clerk

Customs Clearance Coordinators
Household name 3PL freight forwarder seek to recruit dynamic driven customs clearance coordinators to join their experienced and busy team. If you are looking for responsibility, pace, influence and credibility in your next career move – this is the role for you.
We're working with this market leader in logistics to recruit on scale for their state of the art Northampton site.
Based on the outskirts of the city, easily accessed from Bedford, Milton Keynes and the surrounding towns, you will be welcomed to the family friendly team who pride themselves on mutual respect.
Your primary focus will be customs clearances for road movements, ensuring a quality customs clearance service is provided to the business and its network Charter departments using a variety of import and export clearance methods.
You'll be preparing customs documentation so that commodities can enter or exit European borders road; keeping on top of all legal requirements in line with HMRC & calculating all relevant Duty and VAT payments. You will be processing T-Docs, EUR1s, Certificates of Origin, CVED licenses, etc.; along with liaising with a range of customs officials, clients and other operators.
Strong administrators who can ideally evidence some exposure to a logistics environment, or who have worked in a buying capacity will be considered. The successful candidates will convey a loyal work history, exposure to numerical/ statistical work, with a clear emphasis on technical administration as opposed to customer service.
Although your people skills will be utilised, candidates with a strong ability to process high volumes of specific information in adherence to strict regulation will be favoured for this important & time critical role.
Success is measured through learning and there is the provision to continue developing and improving your skills and abilities through the internal training provision. This team know that for their team to be the best they must support their development at all stages.
– Competitive local salary
– 27 days annual holiday plus bank holidays
– Employee assist programme & staff discount scheme
– Secure and progressive and modern working environment
– Excellent pension
Hours will involve shifts – and a salary increment will be honoured for this commitment.
If you want to utilise your customs declarations experience or strong administrative skills, and your eye for detail facts and figures – and are looking for an employer who offers security, support and rewards – apply now