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Customs Broker

  • Location:

    Warwickshire

  • Sector:

    FREIGHT FORWARDING, LOGISTICS OTHER

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £26000 - £30000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Victoria Lightfoot

  • Contact email:

    victoria@wr-logistics.com

  • Job ref:

    J6234382_1633444766

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-11-19

  • Client:

    Expeditors

Job Title: Customs Broker
Location: Birmingham
Salary: Between £26,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Contract: Permanent, Full-time
Hours: Monday to Friday 9am - 5.30pm

Our client has been providing logistics solutions for customers for over 40 years. More than 50% of their staff have been with them over 5 years due to their continual commitment to promoting from within the company. With more than 18,000 employees their staff retention rate is also influenced by a unique compensation programme.

This isn't just a job it's a chance to grow and thrive while doing what you love.

Benefits:
  • Private Medical insurance
  • Voluntary, contributory Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Training and Personnel Development Program
  • 20 days annual holiday allowance + 8 bank holidays (rising with service)

General responsibilities:
  • Correctly create and look and interpret Customer SOPs
  • Ensure accurate and timely data entry into our operating systems.
  • Customs entries to allow for the build of a valid customs declaration.
  • Keep up to date on all regulatory requirements governing the import of goods.
  • Overseas communications, timely responses to emails and requests (internal and external)
  • Ensure timely delivery of freight to customers.
  • Ensure accurate and timely client billing
  • Contribute to maintain strong relationships with vendors (airlines, ocean carriers, trucking companies, and others).
  • Track and trace Customs files.
  • Interact with customs authorities to address any issues/questions that may arise before, during or after the clearing process.
  • Act as the liaison between the customs authorities (or other government agencies and customers)
  • Verify documents received for Import customs purposes are compliant and correct.

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