Customs Clearance Supervisor

  • Location
    Basildon, Essex
  • Salary
    £ 30000 - £ 32000 / Year
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Transport & Logistics - Chartering, Broking, Freight Forwarding

Job Description

My client is an international freight solutions company with a headquarters located in Essex, dealing with sea freight. We also have 2 more branches, one in Heathrow dealing with air and road freight and a branch in Belgium handling freight between the UK and EU countries. My client is looking for an Experienced Customs Clearance Supervisor suitable for a role in a fast-paced Freight Forwarders based in Basildon, Essex.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Liaise with shipping lines, haulers, warehouses and customers.

  • Obtain charges and releases for imported/exported cargo from shipping

  • Review documents, input data to system, carry out due diligence checks, Custom Clearance, invoice to clients, Arrange collections and From start to finish.

  • Work closely and effectively with ETSF Warehouse team members, ensure a smooth delivery

  • Converting Import EDIs (updating address, client data) into internal

  • Transferring those details into Sequoia (customs system).

  • Arriving and discharging the Inbound T-forms Sequoia (customs system).

  • Allocating the import consignments once loaded to a Master UCR

  • Creating import

  • Working closely with Imports, Warehouse, and Customs

  • Overseeing the physical check of the ETSF bays in the

  • Running reports (via Sequoia) on the On Hold shipments in the warehouse ensuring the HOLD stickers are signed


  • Must have minimum 2 years industry working experience.

  • Familiar with custom clearance system e. Sequoia, Destin8, CHIEF, ETSF Warehousing..

  • Export & road Freight experience

  • We are looking for candidates who are a team player, have good communication skills, self- motivated, reliable, and can work under

  • On-site parking

Work remotely:

  • No

  • Full-time, Permanent

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