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Customs Clearance Coordinator

£30,000 p.a
27 Jul 2020
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Job Description
Exciting Career opportunity in European Logistics – based in St Albans
Customs Clearance Coordinator
£30,000 p.a

We’re looking for a graduate interested in a career in European Logistics to join a leading UK/Europe Distribution specialist.

Our client:

Our client provides logistics solutions to over 500 clients across the UK and Europe, handling over 30,000 consignments each year.

In this brand-new role, you’ll work alongside our client’s Brexit Director to ensure their client base is well informed of the new rules around UK trade and EU customs which come into effect on 31st December 2020.

This is an incredibly exciting time to get involved in the industry, as the UK defines its new trading relationship with Europe post-Brexit !

The role:

  • Gain an understanding of Customs requirements for UK Exports to the EU and vice versa.
  • Understand the road transport logistics model for moving goods to/from mainland Europe via Ferries or the Eurotunnel.
  • Contact clients and ask the relevant questions, maintaining a database of their answers.
  • Liaise with Transport Operations Team to ensure relevant information is available to a demanding time schedule.
  • Liaise with Sales Team to ensure they are aware of the Customs processes and asking potential new clients for the correct information.

The candidate:

  • A keen interest in European Business/politics is essential for this role.
  • Ideally a recent graduate, with an analytical and flexible way of thinking.
  • Must be local to St Albans with a commute of around 30 minutes maximum.
  • Need to have some travel knowledge of Europe, and be up to date with relevant current affairs.
  • Fluency in a widely used European language beneficial (French/German etc)
  • Must be an articulate, clear communicator as you’ll be speaking to people from as range of EU countries 

This is a permanent position, and after the initial transition period ends in December 2020 there is lots of scope for this to develop into a long-term commercial advisory position working alongside the operations team. Get in touch today if this sounds like the ideal opportunity for you !

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