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Air Import Clerk

DCR 998

A new position is available with this small, well established forwarding agent on their busy airfreight import section for an air import clerk.

The Air Import Clerk will have some experience of airfreight import procedures including Customs entries.

  • Creating and building job files.
  • Tracking and monitoring import pre alerts.
  • Must be proficient in preparing and submitting customs import entries.
  • Have a basic all round knowledge of customs procedure codes
  • Confident speaking too and dealing with airlines and ground handling agents.
  • Arranging airline and bond collection with hauliers for ultimate onward delivery to end client either on an overnight or dedicated delivery dependent on client’s needs.
  • Good telephone manner
  • Proficient with outlook as role can be email intensive at times especially with our overseas partners.
  • Experience in quoting overseas agents for DDU/DDP shipments would be an advantage.
  • Will be required to raise and send debit notes directly to clients for import shipments handled through our internal computer software.
  • Will be working within a small team.
  • Flexible attitude towards out of hour’s clearances i.e. Evenings and/or weekends shared between the team. (Overtime paid or extra accrued holiday)

Based on Mon-Fri 9-5.30 plus overtime

Salary relevant to experience up to a max of £30k

imports Customs Customer service
Full Time
Zoë Calver or Tracey Di Valentine
01784 450 111 or 0203 2430077

Contact Details

Essex: 0203 2430077
Heathrow: 01784 450 111
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