Customs Co-ordinator / Customs Officer




Administration, Administrator


£30,000 to £40,000 Per Annum


Exceptional Benefits



Contract Type:

Full time

Date Posted:

31/03/2021 16:11:00

Excellent opportunity to join an expanding company in this newly created role of Finance and Customs Clearance Officer. This is a very varied role but the core responsibilities are to ensure the compliance for importing/exporting goods to/from EU and Northern Ireland

* Import/Export process handling - Setting up the process of importing/exporting the goods to/from Europe and Northern Ireland post Brexit

* Ensure Compliance with the UK Law for importing/exporting the goods to/from the UK and Northern Ireland

* Managing relationships and being first point of contact for all queries relating to importing/exporting the goods to/from the UK

* Resolution of import/export queries with the customs, head office, customers, freight forwarders, HMRC

* Developing and setting up the process of preparing customs declarations, payment of duties and import VAT

* Products Information - Identify and maintain commodity codes in the data base and maintain country of origins for the products

* Checking import/export tariffs have been correctly declared and paid

* VAT reconciliations for imports and exports

* Audit - Ensure proper filing and management of the importing/exporting documentation for internal/external/customs or HMRC audits

* Perform monthly SOX controls for various areas to ensure compliance with internal policies

Candidates must have experience in import/export and be well organised and able to work to tight deadlines. Excel to an advanced level and SAP and Business Objects knowledge would be an advantage

Parkside Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Parkside Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.