Export Customs Clerk

Logistics Clerk

Ref: 752Wednesday 31 March 2021

£23,000 - £30,000 plus divisional bonus

Amour Recruitment are working with a leading global logistics service provider.

Due to legislation changes we have a number of opportunities for Export/Import customs clerks.

Salary up to £30K basic, with company annual bonuses up to 10% of salary if department targets are achieved.

Pension, and 21 days holiday. Hours are Monday to Friday 9-5 with 1 hour lunch.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Establish an effective collaborative relationship with the Operational team and maintain communication with customers on all customs issues.
  • Provide accurate documentation check to ensure compliance to new and existing government legislation
  • Monitor arrivals and prepare documentation for entry submission
  • Create and submit export declarations to Chief via ASM Sequoia and submit Import declarations via ASM Sequoia
  • Monitor any applicable declarations subject to HMRC checks, port health, examination, documentation checks etc and liase with relevant Government Department to ensure timely release.
  • Create and submit Transit declarations via ASM Sequoia onto NCTS platform. (T1,TAD)
  • Monitor Transit declarations until completion dealing with any / all queries quickly and efficiently.
  • Submit post entry amendments where applicable and maintain team post entry amendment log.
  • Support with customer questions and queries.
  • Help maintain team post entry amendment log.
  • Support and contribute to branch P&L monthly reporting.

Requirements

  • Recent experience of working in a customs brokerage environment. Inclusive of entry submission to chief via ASM or similar customs software provider.
  • Understanding of various customs procedures
  • Ability to adapt to arrivals encompassing various transport modes
  • Strong interpersonal and excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Ability to work with line manager on HMRC ad hoc requirements, procedures, audits etc.
  • Intermediate computer literacy and knowledge of software, such as Word, Excel.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £23,000.00-£30,000.00 per year

Apply for immediate consideration