Forwarding Jobs Recruitment Division

Import – Bradford – UK

Job Overview

  • Salary offer ▵ £35,000 – £38,000 p/a

Position Overview

Our Road freight department is fairly new, before Brexit Road freight consignments were rare and comfortably managed within the Air/Sea teams. So, the department now is waiting for the right person to manage and develop it.

  • End to end processing of UK and European road freight shipments including customs clearance and fiscal responsibilities
  • Up to date knowledge of current road freight processes including creating and updating GMR
  • Create and arrange Discharge of T1’s (Currently not at our premises)
  • Complete Import and Export entries on Sequoia system
  • Maintain overview of all current shipments and update clients accordingly
  • Liaise with forwarders, hauliers and overseas agents
  • Compile and provide quotations for end to end services whilst negotiating best possible provider rates
  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Ensure that all data is input accurately into operational systems where applicable
  • Ensure HMRC compliance
  • Oversee the operation of the department including managing the team, currently 2 other staff members

Position Requirements

  • Proven experience within the road freight industry
  • Excellent understanding of customs procedures and HMRC compliance
  • Post Brexit road freight customs knowledge
  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Excel and Microsoft office package proficient
  • Clear and effective communication
  • Outstanding customer service

Desirable

  • Boxtop Knowledge
  • Sequoia Knowledge

Hours of work

Generally 9.00 – 5.30 Mon – Fri or as the job requires, can be flexible with hours and working arrangements. Availability over the weekends for monitoring and overseas update purposes.

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