anew South West Published: Jul 29, 2020
Job Title
Export / Import Clerk within an Engineering manufacturing company
Bognor Regis
Job Type
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Export / Import Clerk within an Engineering manufacturing company

Based in Bognor Regis

Excellent Salary discussed on application

Our client based in Bognor Regis are currently looking for an Export and Import Clerk/Supervisor. The role will involve Export and Import of manufacturing goods and materials covering all aspects of Administration and Compliance.

Reporting to Quality Manager also MD when required

Hours of work Monday to Friday

Currently the normal hours of employment are 7.30 am until 4.15 pm Monday to Thursday; and from 7:30am until 12.00pm on Friday.

You may be required to work different hours or such hours outside the normal business hours of employment, as the Company considers necessary to meet the needs of the business. Or work remotely.

Company Benefits

Company pension 5% contributory

Life Assurance Protection

Salary Protection Cover for illness

Holidays 25 days annual basis + Bank holidays

Main Duties:

  • Export and Import booking
  • Use of Import Export Systems
  • Investigating and planning the most appropriate route for a shipment, taking into account theĀ  nature of goods, cost, transit time and security
  • Obtaining, checking, and preparing documentation to meet customs and insurance requirements, packing specifications, and compliance with other countries’ regulations and fiscal regimes
  • Arranging insurance and assisting the client in the event of a claim
  • Utilising e-commerce, internet technology and satellite systems to enable real-time tracking of goods
  • Dealing with special arrangements for transportation
  • Arranging courier and specialist hand-carry services
  • Maintaining communication and control through all phases of the journey, including the production of management reports and statistical and unit-cost analysis
  • Maintaining current knowledge of relevant legislation, political situations and other factors that could affect the movement of freight

The Candidate

For this role, we would ideally require someone with previous experience within Export and Import as well as:

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to overcome objections, and be persuasive
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to respect confidentiality
  • Self-motivated
  • Team Player
  • Computer literate
  • The ability to work in a pressurised environment

anew South West are acting as an employment agency regarding the role of Export/ Import Clerk

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