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Position: Ocean Freight, Customs Specialist Team Leader
Industry: International Freight Forwarding
Location: Bradford
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000pa

An opportunity has arisen to join an award winning global multi modal freight and logistics provider based from their Branch in West Yorkshire.

In the ranking published by Transport Topics and Armstrong & Associates, Inc. for 2019, my client were placed sixteenth among the Top 50 Airfreight Forwarders and seventh among the Top 50 Ocean Freight Forwarders.

Awarded best Logistics service provider for Air freight, best 3PL & outstanding achievement award for global 3PL at the 2019 Logistics and Supply chain awards, this proves to be an excellent opportunity to work with one of the most progressive and reputable freight and logistics organisations in the world.

Due to elevated growth a customs specialist for their ocean freight department is now required.

Applicants must have solid experience in ocean freight imports and exports customs procedures, ideally with team leader or supervisory experience with the ability to be able to lead and motivate a small team of ocean freight customs clearance coordinators.

The role:
To effectively and efficiently lead a small experienced ocean freight customs team in the ocean freight department made up of 20 staff.

The Requirements:
Ocean freight experience with Imports customs procedures
Deep Sea FCL & LCL Experience
Should be confident in the entire end to end process, from quotation stage, through booking & documentation handling shipments from start to finish.
Experience with Air freight would be an advantage
Team leader or supervisor experience would be an advantage

The Package:
Salary: £35K - £40K - depends on the individual
Mon - Fri 8am - 16:00 or 9am - 17:00
25 days holiday + 8 days bank holidays
Company health plan
4 years death in service
free on site parking
company pension scheme

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