Customs Clearance Clerk

Job Location

Thurrock, UK

Type of Job



About the job

We have a great opportunity for a Customs clearance clerk for a Logistics company based in Thurrock

Key Responsibilities:

Preparation of Import & Export Customs documentation on behalf of clients transporting products between the UK and the EU, ensuring all requirements are in accordance with HMRC regulations.
Collating and checking documents relating to import & export shipments (previous freight forwarding experience)
Liaise with EU offices, branch offices, hauliers and carriers where required to to obtain mandatory information for import and export entries.
Entering details onto specialised software connecting to CHIEF/CDS
Preparation and control of T-forms, (transit documentation) to enable the movement of goods into UK & Europe.
Creation and control on Customs Inventory for our Customs storage facility
Arranging and ensuring that import Transit Documentation is discharged
Key Skills:

Prior knowledge of Customs & transit documentation would be beneficial, but not mandatory, as full training will be provided.
Attention to detail and accuracy of work is however a key requirement.
Good writing skills to prepare clear and concise communications.
Knowledge and experience of working with Microsoft Office applications (excel, email etc.)
Team player/proactive/analytical/problem-solving skills/numerate & highly organised.
Key Words:

Freight forwarding, Logistics, Customs, European Transport, Distribution & Shipping
Due to high levels of applications, Aspire Recruitment will only be able to contact candidates who are short-listed for the role. You are welcome to apply for forthcoming roles placed by Aspire Recruitment.


Thurrock, UK