Customs Broker

Location Dartford
Salary: £35000 to £999999
Contact name: Ryan Gale

Contact email: ryan@rg-freightrecruitment.com
Job ref: 99
Published: 4 days ago

Job Role: Customs Broker

Location: Dartford

Salary: £35,000 to £40,000

RG Freight Recruitment are working on behalf of a well known freight forwarding client to find a Customs Broker to work in their Dartford office.

This client is one of the world's largest independent forwarders specialising in providing the oil and gas sector with best in class service.

By offering global forwarding, project logistics, material management and consultancy services, they are able to offer genuinely bespoke service to each of their many clients.

The team in Dartford are now expanding and are looking to bring on an experienced Customs Broker

Responsibilities:

  • Planning the most appropriate route for shipments, taking into account the nature of the goods, cost, transit time, and security
  • Process all export requests from client or line manager
  • Ensure ongoing communication with client throughout each export requirement
  • Monitor ‘door to door’ exports travel until successful delivery is made within the timeline required.
  • Produce quotes when required, ensuring the best solution/options are provided to the client
  • Provide support to colleagues in team to ensure timely close out of all jobs
  • Process customs declarations through ASM Sequoia software in accordance with instructions and HMRC compliance
  • Maintain a thorough understanding of HM Revenue & Customs regulations
  • Adhere to destination specific documentation requirements

The Person

  • Good working knowledge of air and sea exports
  • Proficient and able to complete Export Customs Entries
  • Experience completing, rating and routing AWB’s
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Conscientious and flexible