Customs Assistant – Felixstowe, UK

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Job Overview

The ideal applicant would have extensive import customs knowledge, including undertaking different types of customs entries. The role will involve dealing with both Sea and Air freight forwarding movements. Completing the full imports cycle you will take bookings, give quotations, customs entries, advising clients on expected arrival times, paying the liner / consol / Airline, organising the deliveries, invoicing clients, all aspects of imports movements



Handling air /sea imports start-finish
Dealing with queries
Raise invoice and finalise job files
Supporting the Freight operations team
Liaising with customers, airlines and other company brancheS
Completing Import Customs entries with necessary HMRC and in-house systems
Review and prepare all relevant documentation for all aspects of the transportation of goods


Experience in the freight forwarding industry
Experience with customs clearances (essential)



Good attention to detail
Strong communications and organisational skills
A good level of English, oral and written
Familiar with using Excel, Word & Outlook




Do you want to be part of something 55,000 times bigger than you?

That’s how many colleagues you’ll have on a journey towards connecting the world and making your mark.
We believe that people are able to achieve their potential if they take ownership of their own career. That’s why we’ll give you every opportunity to do just that.

People are at the core of who we are – the drive, talent and devotion they bring to the table every day are what make DSV the exciting place it is. It’s a dynamic and fast-moving environment with rapid decisions at every level – where ambition meets teamwork in an effort to face challenges, succeed, move forward and make a difference. We care about your opportunity to influence the path of your career, whether you want to advance locally or look for adventures abroad. With a massive global reach and offices in more than 80 countries, the opportunities are plenty.
If you have the right drive, the right talent and enjoy responsibility, we’ll give you the support you need to explore the reach of your potential.

We are freight forwarders, salespeople, accountants, forklift drivers, IT engineers, specialists and countless others – and we all made the choice to forward our careers.
Join us and forward your career at DSV.

DSV – Global Transport and Logistics

DSV is one of the very best performing companies in the transport and logistics industry. 56,000 employees in more than 80 countries work passionately to deliver great customer experiences and high-quality services – as part of the operation or in a variety of supporting roles. If you have drive and talent and enjoy responsibility, we’ll give you the support you need to explore your potential and forward your career.

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