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Senior Customs declarant - remote

  • Location: Billericay
  • Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent
  • Sector: Logistics
  • Contact: Claire French
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  • Contact Phone: 03303 352510
  • Job Ref: SF55183
Excellent opportunity for a customs declarant professional to join a medium sized business and achieve autonomy, flexibility and managerial prospects if desired.
This successful freight forwarder offer all modes of service by air sea and road – with the addition of fast growing FBA & EComm services. Their success is long standing – but they maintain a small business culture – respecting their close knit ‘family feel’ culture

Forward thinking – they see an opportunity to take the customs responsibilities away from their internal operators – freeing them of the additional task – and creating instead a brand new internal & dedicated customs department

Once a well-suited declarant is secured and has established themselves as part of the team – the opportunity to work this role remotely or on a hybrid basis is fully on offer. Flexibility is also offered for on-site hours. This company appreciates skills and commitment – and are happy to accommodate their structure to suit the needs of the right person

In exchange for your knowledge and experience – you will achieve a generous share of company profits quarterly, as well as annually – in addition to a very competitive salary. The opportunity to grow the customs team is fully supported and at your disposal should this be in keeping with your ambition/ career goals. You could be fully trusted to be in control of the department and its future success

You MUST bring a long and successful track record in full customs declarations and knowledge of current legislation. The new CDS is in installation stage with this fully prepared forwarder – and staff are being training to stay aligned with the CHIEF replacement system. The company currently use the FCL system for all operations and submissions – user friendly and competent to handle cargo volumes – linking in perfectly with the Seqouia system for declarations.
External training on CDS will be fully supported by the company

You will be familiar with HOME USE entries – and ideally have some exposure to IPR/ OPR procedures – although the companies mainstay commodities are in FAK.
In a team of 35 total staff – this is a unique opportunity to really impact the business in its consideration of this brand new department.
If you are a seasoned customs declarant – feeling like a number on a tariff code – get in touch to find out more about this unique opportunity!