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Customs Compliance Officer (VR/20924)



£26,000 - £27,000/annum

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- East of England -- Essex -- West Thurrock

Job Type

Monday, July 13, 2020

Customs Compliance Officer - VR/20924

The Company & Role

Our client is a well-known Freight Forwarder and Warehousing company, with an emphasis on beers, wines and spirits trade as well as general cargo.

They are looking for a Customs Compliance Officer to ensure my client is handling bonded cargo correctly as well as overseeing AEO compliance.

Duties :

proactively oversee the customs operations effectively
effectively manage the day to day operations of the department in the absence of the Bond Manager
Ensuring compliance of standard operating procedures for Customs & AEO processes
Responding to requests for customs services providing effective & efficient solutions to facilitate adherence to operational & service deadlines
Direct liaison with the Bond Manager, customers & Customs authorities such as HMRC & other agencies including, but not limited to, Border Force & DEFRA
Support HMRC AEO audits, internal AEO monitoring activities & HMRC assurance events
Support the department to resolve day to day issues and queries

Good knowledge of all country customs regulations
Good comprehension of Customs procedures & formalities
Knowledge of & familiarity with UK CHIEF system & proprietary software systems
An awareness of global geography
Leadership skills with proven track record
Excellent problem solving & analysis skills
Supportive & coaching capabilities

In Return:

You will receive a salary depending on experience.

If youre interested in the position, click apply now, or email our Shipping Team on shipping@redrecruit.com

Red Recruit is a specialist recruitment consultancy with prominence in the Shipping and Freight industry, covering road, sea and air freight imports and exports as well as other associated sectors. We provide an expert consultative, project managed approach, which recognises the unique skills and talents of every candidate. Founded in 2002 and boasting increasing success, Red Recruits mission is to serve likeminded Clients and Candidates and be a collaborator in their growth and progression. We accomplish this utilizing our skilled approaches and methodologies and we offer tailored solutions to suit specific needs. Clients of Red Recruit are able to access a wealth of knowledge and experience via our recruitment consultants; many of whom possess extensive experience.

The types of vacancies within the shipping industry that we specialise in include the following: sea freight, road freight, air freight, deep sea, TIR freight, trailer freight, freight forwarder, FCL, LCL, part load, full load, groupage, customs clearance, customs entries, CNS, Destin8, Impatex, CHIEF, NES, ASM GEMS, MultiFreight, DataFreight, NVO and NVOCC.

If you have current or recent experience within the shipping or freight forwarding industry then please contact us to see if we can assist you finding your next career move.