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Customs Supervisor - Freight Forwarding

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Customs Supervisor - Freight Forwarding

  • Location:

    Leeds

  • Sector:

    FREIGHT FORWARDING, LOGISTICS OTHER, LOGISTICS

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Matt Marsh

  • Contact email:

    matt@wr-transportandlogistics.com

  • Job ref:

    J15973_1596702070

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-09-20

Position: Customs Supervisor - Import & Export, Air, Sea Road
Department: UK Customs
Location: Leeds
Industry: International Freight Forwarding
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 DOE


My client are a privately owned Independent freight forwarding and International logistics provider based in Leeds.

Operating Sea, Air and Road freight services for over 40 years, the core import and export business has gone from strength to strength and has seen accelerated growth in recent years.

We are now looking for an individual experienced in Customs procedures and declarations to join our evolving team.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3 years experience in import and export declarations with an ambition to now further their career in a supervisory role.

This is a demanding position and will require meticulous attention to detail so previous experience is essential.

Key Duties Customs Supervisor:

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 all ocean and air freight shipments
Create and amend ERTS manifests
Arrange delivery onward to the client
Deal with all queries quickly and efficiently
Build good working relationships with both customers and colleagues

Essential Requirements:
You will need to have at least 3 years solid Customs Clearance experience
Knowledge of tariffs & Incoterms
Experience of inputting into CHIEF

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