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Import Forwarding Clerk

Ref: VAC-14285
  • Salary: £22,000 + 26000
  • Location: Felixstowe
  • Industry: Shipping Freight Forwarder
  • Discipline: Import Forwarding Clerk
  • Employment: Permanent


Job Description

Our Felixstowe client is looking to recruit an additional member for their busy import forwarding team – the ideal candidate must have minimum 2 years previous import shipping experience

Import shipping experience
Import customs clearance knowledge preferred but training can be given.
Understanding of the various customs procedures
Good knowledge of Destin8, CNS and Multifreight
Good knowledge of Microsoft office, including Excel
Strong communications and organisational skills
Strong work ethics with focus on attention to detail and accuracy
Team player and self-driven with a positive attitude

Key Tasks
Process and monitor the shipping process
Book shipments with contractors
Prepare documentation for Import Clearance
Prepare & arrange deliveries
Liaising with customers and consignees
Liaise with Customs Authorities and Port Health
Follow-up with customers and consignees
Invoicing & purchase invoice processing


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