Customs Clerk Application Deadline:  26 April 2019

A fast paced Shipping Company is currently seeking a reputable candidate for the position of Customs Clerk   Application Deadline:  26 April 2019   Location – La Tourney Commercial Zone, Vieux Fort   Position: Part time with the opportunity for full time employment    Job Duties and Responsibilities (but not limited to): Prepare and process import...Read More→

A fast paced Shipping Company is currently seeking a reputable candidate for the position of Customs Clerk

 

Application Deadline:  26 April 2019

 

Location – La Tourney Commercial Zone, Vieux Fort

 

Position: Part time with the opportunity for full time employment

 

 Job Duties and Responsibilities (but not limited to):

  • Prepare and process import and export documentation according to customs regulations, laws, or procedures.
  • Clear goods through customs and ensure delivery to their respective outlet.
  • Perform examinations of cargo with customs at air and sea ports
  • Pay or arrange for payment of relevant taxes and duties on goods cleared.
  • Calculate customs duties and other relevant charges on each shipment to be cleared.
  • Update customs charges on customer accounts and orders within 24hrs of goods being cleared
  • Request or compile necessary import documentation, such as invoices, certificates of origin, and licenses that may be required for customs clearance
  • Classify goods using the relevant and correct tariff codes
  • Keep management informed on all import and export restrictions, tariff systems, insurance requirements, quotas, or other customs-related matters.
  • Maintain customs prepayment account at an adequate level
  • Manage all Customs related costs such as Overtime, travel and other expenses to keep at a minimum
  • Examine product information to ensure compliance with regulations.
  • Estimate duties on goods as required by management
  • Ensure that all entries are paid in a timely manner
  • Maintain proper records of all imports and exports ensuring that all documents are properly filed and kept in good order
  • Undertake customs examination of shipments that arrive via air and sea ports as required by customs

Job Requirements and Qualifications:

·         At least 5 Years’ customs brokerage experience.  Experience working with a courier service will be an asset

·         Knowledge in customs entry procedures, classification, valuation, rates of duty as well as all taxes and fees applicable for imported merchandise

·         Be Qualified/Trained in the use of Asycuda++;  posess sound knowledge and experience working with Asycuda++ to prepare customs entries and other relevant documents needed for clearance

·         Be knowledgeable of various means by which goods can be cleared for commercial and personal effects; possess experience working with bond facilities

·         Be honest, strong and dedicated individual capable of efficiently working as a team-member or independently.

·         Have sound knowledge of Customs Laws & Procedures

 

If you are ready to join our energetic and fast paced work environment, send in your application toslushipping@gmail.com

 (Please mention the Job Title in your email)

Only suitable applications will be acknowledged.

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