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Customs Specialist

Job Description

An established Freight Forwarder are looking to hire an experienced Customs Specialist to join their growing team in Heathrow, London.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Complete customs entries from start to finish
  • Arranging all documentation as required
  • Handling daily queries efficiently 
  • Ensuring all requirements and deadlines for each shipment are met
  • Input data accurately into Cargowise 
  • Liaise with third parties on shipment updates
  • Invoice customers and follow up
  • Ensuring all systems are up to date

Requirements:

  • Understanding of Customs import is essential
  • Previous experience in Logistics/Freight Forwarding
  • Cargowise software system experience is a plus
  • Perishable goods experience is a bonus
  • Ability to work independently and part of a team
  • Strong organisational and communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and to strict deadlines
  • Excellent attention to detail

The working hours for this position are 6pm-6am - 4 on 4 off shifts