Unique opportunity to join one of the fastest growing freight forwarders in EssexWith an impressive growth rate - clear structure - and near perfect client & staff retention rate - it is no wonder this company are one to watch.Seeking to recruit an addition to their Customs team, the new assistant will bring a minimum of 6 months' exposure to customs declarations/ entries - either in a fully operational or a support capacity - or at the very least, some experience working in the forwarding sector in a data driven and operationally supportive role.Your day to day will involve declaring VAT/ Duty on incoming goods worldwide to ensure they clear border controls in a time effective, efficient & fully compliant manner. This company are prepared to develop and train the right candidate, who can bring some base knowledge and exposure to customs clearance protocol & systems - within the logistics sector.A basic understanding of the current CHIEF system is needed, ideally exposure to the new CDS software (customs declaration service) is ideal. You will ideally be familiar with basic 'Home Use' entries - and understand the complexities of declaring goods on a groupage basis - both incoming and outgoing.You will bring a steadfast passion for service delivery and quality in your contributions - the team handle high volumes in a fast paced and vibrant environment. Commitment is key, as is an eye for detail and strong organisational skills.Career progression prospects are tangible in this business - which has doubled in size in the last 2 years alone. Exciting new services are already planned for the immediate future. This is a committed team, an exciting culture, and led by an exceptional man-manager who offers knowledge, support and motivation.In exchange for your ocean import expertise - you could enjoy:
- Gym membership
- Private healthcare
- Competitive pension scheme
- Free food & drink - every day!
- Pay day treats - for everyone - every month
- 25 days holiday + bank holidays
- Take your birthday off!
People are at the forefront of everything this Company do - do you want to be at the front?If you are looking to take the next right step in your customs career - APPLY NOW