Customs Clerk

Customs Clerk – Dover – VR/21293

The Company & Role:

My client, a successful leading freight forwarder, is looking for a Customs Clerk to join their team in Dover.

The main purpose of the position is to maintain customs formalities and complete customs entries for the companys customers. This role has a large emphasis on food imports.

Duties for the Customs Clerk will include:

Dealing with a variety of commodities for all shipments
Be able to handle the whole life cycle of the shipment from clearance to delivery to the customer
Complete day to day customs clearance and entries for freight shipments
Import clearances though HMRC CHEIF
Arrange delivery onward to the client
Deal with all queries quickly and efficiently
Build good working relationships with both customers and colleagues

Essential Experience for the Customs Clerk:

You will need to have at least 1 years solid Freight forwarding and Customs Clearance experience
Knowledge of tariffs & Incoterms
Experience of inputting into CHIEF

In Return:

A salary according to skills and experience.

If youre interested in the position of Customs Clerk, click apply now, or email our Shipping Team (url removed)

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