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Imports Documentation Clerk (Hybrid working)

Imports Documentation Clerk (Hybrid working)

in Shipping & Logistics Permanent
  • Felixstowe
  • V/11193
  • £24,000 - £28,000
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Job Description

Time Appointments have a fantastic opportunity for an Imports Clerk to work for our client, a well-established company specialising in the freight industry based in Felixstowe.

 

The successful candidate will be given the opportunity to manage clients and handle the full imports process of food (IPAFFS) from cradle to grave and would ultimately become a key member of the operations team.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring all paperwork is in order in time for clearances
  • Coordinate all licenses applications, certificate of origin / authenticity stamping.
  • HMRC – Coordinate duties, coding issues with HMRC for product lines going forward.
  • Ensure all invoices are received in time and follow up for payments.
  • Ensure paperwork has reached clearing agent and container is cleared as soon as it arrives.

 

Skills Required:

  • Understanding of IPAFFS
  • Excellent time management is essential in this position
  • A strong and efficient organised worker who is methodical and can apply attention to detail
  • Ability to identify problems and implement appropriate solutions
  • Excellent computer skills; experience using Excel, Outlook, and Carrier software essential
  • Understanding/experience of logistics flow and process/ procedures within a FMCG environment or experience in logistics planning including bulk product transportation (Food/ Ingredients)
  • Knowledge of IPAFFS System, HMRC Customs Procedure Codes and revenue amendment policies.

 

(V/11193)

Required skills

Time Appointments situated at 6-8 Museum Street, Ipswich, is recognised as a market leading recruitment consultancy in the East of England. Providing quality recruitment solutions to; Suffolk, Essex, Norfolk, Cambridgeshire, and London.

Successfully placing outstanding candidates into permanent Insurance, Sales, Office, Finance, Shipping & Logistics, Legal and IT roles since 2006. Time also offers Temporary and Contract opportunities.

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Time Appointments
2nd Floor
6-8 Museum Street
Ipswich, Suffolk
IP1 1HT

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