Job Role: Customs Clearance Broker
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000
RG Freight Recruitment are working on behalf of a transport and logistics operator to find an experienced Customs Clearance Broker to join the team in Litchfield.
This client offers a comprehensive range of transport and logistics services with a focus on palletised distribution. With daily services across Ireland, the UK and Europe, they are one of the largest palletised distributors in their sector.
They also offer a full import/export distribution across the whole of the UK and Ireland including a comprehensive customs clearance service.
They are now looking to strengthen the customs team in Litchfield by taking on an experienced Customs Clearance Broker.
Key duties and responsibilities
Prepare and process import and export documentation according to the relevant Customs regulations
Process both simplified and complex declarations
Classify goods according to the TARIC system
Calculate duty and tariff payments owed on shipments
Advise importers and exporters as to the steps required to expedite the Customs process for their shipments
Keep up to date with developments in import / export regulations
Minimum 3 years recent Customs Clearance experience with a busy freight forwarder or agency is essential
Experience of filing Export and Import declarations on the new CDS system, filing pre-lodged and post-lodged entries and raising and closing a TAD
Experience in Logistics environment is preferable
Fluent English (both written and verbal)
Excellent administration and communication skills
IT-literate with experience of freight management software
Ability to work on own initiative and meet strict deadlines
Flexibility to adapt to changing demands