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Customs Clerk

  • Location: Tilbury
  • Salary: £27000 - £29000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent
  • Sector: Logistics
  • Contact: Claire French
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 03303 352510
  • Job Ref: SF54368
Market leading distribution company based in Tilbury seek to recruit an Import operator to join their busy team.

Employing over 350 staff across 10 offices – this large scale importer provides logistics solutions for a specialist and highly sought after commodity.

The ideal candidate will have a freight forwarding background within imports, customs knowledge and experience, sea freight experience FCL/LCL & Break Bulk and a good level of experience coordinating a multi model freight operation.

The successful shipping operator will be involved specifically in customs clearance process and execution – providing information to internal teams customs and HMRC for multimodal shipments by air sea and road.  You will utilise your knowledge of customs tariffs, CPC codes, and security declarations.

Ideally you will come from a forwarding background – and must bring knowledge and experience of import operations by road essentially – other modes desirable.

You will be familiar with CHIEF (CDS) Destin8 and/ or CNS operating port systems.

A clear and practised understanding of shipping documentation is essential eg: Certificate of origin, EUR1, BOL’s.

The role would suit someone looking for an autonomous role, in a friendly welcoming modern working environment.

Hours can be flexible – Mon-Fri. On site parking is ample – and the company also offer
  • Medical insurance
  • Competitive pension
  • Annual bonus scheme
  • Career progression
To be considered for this market leading company – apply now