Julian Blues

Import & Export Clerk

Job Overview

  • Salary Offer £15,000-£30,000

Job Description

As a long established and well-respected freight forwarding company based in Halifax, West Yorkshire we now have the opportunity for a confident and experienced Export and Import Clerk to join our AEO accredited company and help us to continue delivering excellent customer service in all aspects of import and export shipping.

Key role and responsibilities for Export and Import clerk:

  • Manage all aspects of sea / air / trailer import and export shipments
  • Handle detailed import and export customs clearance processes
  • Monitor cargo movements and keep customers updated
  • Liaise with customers, carriers, HMRC and customs brokers
  • Create and maintain accurate records of cargo movements
  • Work closely as part of a small team to deliver excellent customer service

Minimum requirements for Export and Import clerk:

  • 2+ years experience in the freight forwarding industry
  • the ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • a good working knowledge of HMRC procedures relating to imports and exports
  • strong negotiation skills to obtain competitive rates from suppliers
  • GCSE grade 5 (or equivalent) or above in Maths & English
  • proficient in the use of current office software packages

What we offer for Export and Import clerk:

  • a salary between £15,000 and £30,000 based on experience
  • company pension scheme
  • private health insurance

L B Freight was established in 1978 and we have been looking after the import and export shipping requirements of our varied client base ever since. Building long lasting and trusted relationships with our customer’s remains at the heart of what we do. There is no better time to get involved as an Export and Import Clerk in the freight forwarding industry, one that continues to evolve as world trade presents new challenges as never before.

How To Apply

E-mail CV to julian@lbfreight.co.uk

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