Customs Administrator

Job Title: Customs Administrator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Portsmouth
Salary: 22000
Reference: 1148517009
Contact Name: fran curtis
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 09, 2021 10:47

Job Description

Customs Administrator

Location – Portsmouth

Salary – up to £22000

Hours – Alternate weekly rota shifts of 0630-1530 and 1000-1900 x5 days a week plus additional weekend rota`d shifts, plus overtime when required.
This is a temporary to remain permanent position

Dynamite recruitment is currently working in partnership with a very well-established freight forwarding company who are based in the Portsmouth area.
We are supporting our client in recruiting for a customs administrator position to join their ever-growing team.
The successful applicant will join a busy department receipting, preparing, and submitting import and export declarations for sea and/or road freight.
As a Customs Administrator you will be responsible for

  • Receive documents which will then be uploaded into an in-house system.
  • To present high volumes of data processing to adhere to customs regulations and to meet sailing deadlines.
  • To access customs websites
  • Updating client’s records using the internal system
  • Create customs entries.
  • Scanning of documents
  • Responding to e-mails professionally
  • Working to SLA`s and KPI`s
The ideal customs Administrator will have / Be
  • Previous customs administrator role (or similar)
  • Excellent administration skills and experience
  • Ideally have experience and knowledge of HMRC entry software Chief.
  • Strong freight & transport industry knowledge is preferable although not essential.
  • Very good attention to detail
  • Being able to work under pressure and to multi-task to meet deadlines.
  • Have the flexibility to work overtime throughout busy periods.
  • An understanding of Custom’s would be advantageous although is not essential.
To be considered for this position please submit your CV immediately.