Commercial UK Import and Export Specialist
Lloyd Recruitment Services are seeking a Commercial UK Import and Export Specialist for a 6-month temporary assignment. You’ll be the bridge between the company and their strategic partners (customs, brokers, carriers, warehouse, storage and distributors) to ensure safe, compliant and secure movements for Imports and Exports. You’ll use your knowledge of importation processes and requirements to ensure efficient tools are in place to manage logistical moves within the company. Maintaining quality and compliance through risk identification, mitigation, and strategic planning for all importations. Excellent customer service skills, root cause analysis and data driven decision making are utilized daily in this position. Required Skills: 3 years’ experience in an Import/Export function Understanding of the customs clearance process, including Customs Duty/VAT Experience in raising Export invoices for international shipping An understanding of Incoterms, Tariff codes, Customs procedure codes and Duty saving preferences Compliance checking of customs entry documents Interacting with customs Brokers Issuing customs clearance instructions Raising Purchase Orders relating to freight costs Data entry and good administrator skills Attention to detail Understanding of SAP is very desirable Please be aware, this role will be WFH, until such time that they return to the office. NB: Many thanks for applying for this role. Unfortunately, due to the high level of applications Lloyd Recruitment Services receive, we are only able to contact shortlisted candidates.