Headford UK NORTH (Operations)

Ocean Import Clerk – Manchester United Kingdom

Job Overview

  • Salary Offer £22000-£26000

Headford Group is pleased to be closely working with one of our top clients, who are keen to take on a number of Ocean Import Clerk and are happy to pay a salary that reflects previous experience.

Duties for an Ocean Import Clerk include:

  • Obtaining freight rates and providing quotations
  • Arranging Ocean freight
  • Preparation of collection notes, booking confirmations, etc
  • Liaising with customers, partners, shipping lines and carriers
  • Client reporting and KPI’s
  • Customs formalities including processing export and import declarations, arranging customs clearance, and duty deferment processing

Skills and Experience for an Ocean Import Clerk:

  • A minimum of 2 years of experience within a similar role
  • A solid knowledge of the import market
  • Extensive working knowledge and experience of customs procedures and documentation
  • Confident and effective communications skills (verbal and electronic), with the ability to build relationships with customers
  • The ability to work independently as well as within a team
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Strong administrative and organisational skills

Immediate start

Contact Tyler at Headford today for immediate consideration!

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Headford UK NORTH (Operations)

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