Import Customs Clerk - Freight Forwarding

Role Purpose

Produce Customs Clearance declarations whilst working closely with the airfreight operations team at our Heathrow office. Through structured training you will be able to complete a UK Import Customs declarations.

Main Responsibilities

  • Produce import customs declarations
  • Input relevant data depending on the UK tariff code
  • Work within clearly defined KPI’s
  • Ability to work within set deadlines for submission of customs declarations
  • Quickly resolve queried / rejected declarations
  • Carry out any other related administrative work
  • General - Comply with the Company Health & Safety policy and procedures and any other tasks deemed necessary by the management team
  • Any other duties that the company may reasonably ask you to perform which are within your expertise and skill sets

Person Specification

  • Excellent communication verbal and written and a good command of English
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of European customs declarations
  • Willingness to learn and develop within the department
  • Positive, "can do" attitude
  • experience with Microsoft Office packages e.g. word, excel, PowerPoint
  • Strong literacy and numeracy skills
  • Strong organisational skills and ability to prioritise.
  • Attention to detail
  • Self-Motivated
  • Strong team ethic
  • Someone who wants to become part of a good team