Customs Coordinator

Customs Coordinator
  • Competitive
  • Contract
  • Watford, Hertfordshire, England, UK Watford Hertfordshire GBR WD17 1TX
Job Ref: 50210041
Sector: Other
Date Added: 23 October 2020

Are you someone with Customs Classification experience looking for a Customs Coordinator temporary role?

My major retail client is looking to take on two candidates on a temporary to permanent basis, in their team to work on the additional Brexit workload for goods crossing the border.

The successful candidate will assist in all areas of Customs activity, directing and supporting multiple third-party brokers in order to ensure the timely customs clearance of goods, with a particular focus on the classification process.


  • Build daily work queues for third-party broker for classification
  • Act as an escalation point for ad-hoc classification queries from third-party broker
  • Action daily Compliance Log to retrieve information from vendors where necessary
  • Coordinate with vendors to drive documentation compliance
  • Monitor broker performance and SLA's and report on this
  • Conduct audit of classification for completeness and accuracy
  • Update broker on standing instructions, trade arrangement and Customs regulations
  • Support auto-classification initiative
  • Develop and maintain internal and broker SOP documents


  • Knowledge of Customs requirements and formalities
  • Classification experience is essential (EU's Common External Tariff)
  • Familiarity with Preferential arrangements and Origin requirements is desirable
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel (Pivot, Vlookup etc.)
  • Comfortable using initiative and making decisions
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team

Is this role the right fit for you? APPLY NOW!

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

22/11/2020 14:27:50
Contact Consultant:
Thom Bannister

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