Connect Appointments are recruiting a Customs and Shipping Clerk to join our Sunderland based client.

With over 70 years of operations our client has become synonymous with technological innovation, quality, commitment to engineering excellence and progress dedicated to the interests of our customers and business associates all over the world. They’re a pioneer, with approximately 48,000 employees who play a decisive role in shaping technological progress in numerous industries and are already dedicating themselves today to the challenges that customers will face tomorrow.

What’s on offer?

  • Monday to Friday
  • £25,000 – £28,000 per annum
  • Company pension
  • On-site parking
  • Cycle to work

Working as a Customs and Shipping Clerk your duties and responsibilities will include, but not limited to:

  • Compile data from multiple suppliers for import customs clearance
  • Scrutinise customs invoices for accuracy
  • Liaise with suppliers for documentation amendments
  • Be point of contact for hauliers and agents for customs clearance
  • Classify items in accordance with the rules of interpretation
  • Come to appropriate customs valuation based on the methods of valuation
  • Apply preference to import customs entries as required
  • Arrange shipments to and from third party contractors
  • Arrange export shipping documentation such as customs invoice, packing list, certificate of origin
  • Prepare dangerous goods notes
  • Book export shipments via online portals
  • Maintaining master data
  • Compiling data for monthly metrics

To be successful in this position, you must have the following skills and experience:

  • Processing purchase orders in line with MRP suggestions
  • Processing purchase orders for non-inventory items and sub-contracting
  • Expediting foreign and domestic suppliers to meet deadlines
  • Ensure smooth delivery of goods and services to fulfil production requirements
  • Checking and approving invoice discrepancies
  • Processing complaints regarding incorrect deliveries
  • Effective stakeholder liaison
  • It is expected that the successful candidate will have a good level of relevant experience, excellent communication and IT skills
  • Experience of ERP/MRP systems would be preferable but not essential.

Do you meet the above requirements? If so, we’d love to speak with you. Apply now by submitting your most up to date CV, or by calling our consultants on 0191 500 0028.

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JOB DETAILS

  • Sector: Logistics, Distribution and Supply Chain
  • Newcastle
  • Job type: Permanent

MANAGING BRANCH

SUNDERLAND

11 Austin Boulevard
Quay West Business Village
Sunderland
SR5 2AL

01917 314 800

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