Customs Supervisor

London Permanent £40,000 - £50,000
  • Exceptional growth opportunities in a stable environment
  • A niche logistics company offering a broad range of freight services

About Our Client

We have partnered with a global freight forwarder offering a niche service and a comprehensive range of services to a wide range of clients. They offer a stable working environment with a lot of opportunity to grow. When new roles become available, they always look internally.

Job Description

As a Customs Supervisor you will have excellent knowledge around Import Customs Compliance. You will report into the Customs Manager.

The role covers the following responsibilities:

  • Collect all shipping documentation on a daily basis to UK Customs Requirements.
  • Ensure shipments tracked and documents correctly to comply with requirements.
  • Follow up with customer and Freight Forwarders to obtaining missing documentation in a timely manner
  • To stay up to date with current legislation and import documentation requirements to ensure compliance.
  • Ensure the team is compliant with all documentation needed for import shipments
  • Ensure entries are captured accurately to eliminate any extra charges
  • To communicate with the Chamber of Commerce to apply for attested documents as per shipping requirements of products being shipped.

The Successful Applicant

In order to be considered, you should have:

  • Experience in the freight industry
  • Experience in a supervisor role
  • Experience in import compliance within a freight-forwarding company
  • Perishables experience would be an advantage
  • Experience with ATR1 and EUR1's.
  • Fluent in HAWB / MAWB and / or Seaway Bills of Laden.
  • Experience of Letter of Credit, Export Packing Documentation, Commercial Invoices, Certificates of Origins etc.

What's on Offer

Competitive salary £40 000 - £50 000


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