Customs Clerk

Import Customs Clearance Clerk – VR/21443

The Company & Role:

Our client is a leading independent freight forwarding company based in the UK providing worldwide shipping services by air, road & sea. They are looking for Import Customs Clearance/Entry staff to join their expanding team in Suffolk, to co-ordinate and liaise with customers, customs authorities and handle import customs clearances from start to finish.

Duties of the Import Customs Clearance Clerk:

Prepare documentation for import customs clearance
Process and monitor import clearances
Liaising with customers and consignees
Liaise with Customs Authorises and Port Health
Follow-up with customers and consignees
Experience required for the Import Customs Clearance Clerk:

Import customs clearance experience
Food import, SPS and Port Health experience
Good knowledge of the various customs procedures
Good knowledge of Destin8, CNS and MultiFreight
Good knowledge of Microsoft office, including Excel and databases
Strong communications and organisational skills
Strong work ethics with focus on attention to detail and accuracy
Team player and self-driven with a positive attitude
In Return:

The Import Customs Clearance Clerk will receive a negotiable salary depending on experience

If you’re interested in the Import Customs Clearance Clerk, click apply now, or email our Shipping team on (url removed)

Red Recruit is a specialist recruitment consultancy with prominence in the Shipping and Freight industry, covering road, sea and air freight imports and exports as well as other associated sectors.  We provide an expert consultative, ‘project managed’ approach, which recognises the unique skills and talents of every candidate.  Founded in 2002 and boasting increasing success, Red Recruit’s mission is to serve likeminded Clients and Candidates and be a collaborator in their growth and progression.  We accomplish this utilizing our skilled approaches and methodologies and we offer tailored solutions to suit specific needs.  Clients of Red Recruit are able to access a wealth of knowledge and experience via our recruitment consultants; many of whom possess extensive experience.  

The types of vacancies within the shipping industry that we specialise in include the following: sea freight, road freight, air freight, deep sea, TIR freight, trailer freight, freight forwarder, FCL, LCL, part load, full load, groupage, customs clearance, customs entries, CNS, Destin8, Impatex, CHIEF, NES, ASM GEMS, MultiFreight, DataFreight, NVO and NVOCC.

If you have current or recent experience within the shipping or freight forwarding industry then please contact us to see if we can assist you finding your next career move