about 2 months ago
Position: Customs Clearance Agent
Industry: Freight Forwarding
Salary: £22,000 - £32,000 (DOE)
We are currently recruiting for a service driven Customs Clearance Agent with an ability to facilitate excellence in customs procedures for our customers. This is a full-time permanent position with potential evening and weekend working hours and you will receive a competitive salary and benefits package.
We offer a complete end to end supply chain service, from source to shelf, covering all aspects of supply chain management, global freight forwarding, fulfilment and value added services, allowing our customers to maximise the opportunities that exist in today's technology-enabled marketplace. Using our unique intelligent supply chain model, we design innovative solutions to complex challenges, unlock new opportunities, and speed up and streamline existing processes by removing complexity from the supply chain. It all adds up to providing a service that is "Better, Faster, Cheaper" than our competitors.
We live and breathe our Values by being innovative and Agile in everything we do, operating our business with Respect, investing in our People and putting the Customer 1st whilst ensuring Quality is embedded in everything we do.
As Our Customs Clearance Agent, You Will
Input customs declarations for both Import and Export shipments using EDI systems.
Provide support to Customs and Compliance Manager on all matters relating to customs procedures.
Ensure that entries are transmitted to HMRC on time and in accordance with the deadlines set by the customer services and operations teams
Ensure that all the company's processes are 100% compliant with HMRC regulations
Help collate information for any audits, as required by HMRC
Participate and contribute to specific projects, where required. E.g. Authorised Economic Operator
Keep yourself updated and informed of any HMRC legislation changes
Assist in the management of In and Out of bond entries and stock using the Warehouse Management System to ensure that all HMRC regulations are met.
What we are looking for in our ideal Customs Co-Ordinator:
Good knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
Confident communicator with a polite telephone manner
Ability to work alone and as part of a team
Ability to make considered and consistent decisions.
Attention to detail is essential alongside the ability for fast and accurate data entry
Proactive in your approach to assigned tasks
Benefits Available To Our Customs Co-Ordinator Are
Staff discounts - up to 30% discount with ASOS (after 6 months employment)
Excellent holiday allocation
Employee of the month awards (£50 Love2shop vouchers)
Seasonal fun events & give aways
Free tea and coffee
Free on site parking
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