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Hub Operations Import Clerk (shifts)

Permanent  for TNT Express in Hounslow

Every year our teams deliver up to 150 million items through our network. Having the largest individual share of the national market and employing nearly 10,000 people in the UK there is no better time to join TNT. If you are interested in a company that invests heavily in their employees then TNT could be for you as strong advocates of the Investors in People standard we take the responsibility of developing our employees seriously.Our Operations Team requires a motivated and organised individual to join the team as an Operations Import Clerk. As an Operations Import Clerk you will be responsible for maintaining the customs processes and procedures within our airhubs ensuring full compliance with all relevant regulations.

Liaising with customs officials, carriers, customers and others in the freight forwarding business, as Operations Import Clerk you will provide a high level of internal and external customer service, including the adherence to Company Policies as well as continuous improvement through ongoing LEAN initiatives.As our Operations Import Clerk your role will be to ensure 100% Customs Compliance, adhering to all HMRC policies and procedures. Key responsibilities will be:

To complete customs entries for all consignments To work with customs officials, carriers, customers and others in the freight forwarding business.To be responsible for the process relating to the upload of data to the next gateway destination, for both courier and airfreight flights.Provide a high level of internal and external customer service, including the adherence to the Company Escalation Policy.LTUE monitoring

The ideal candidate will have excellent written and verbal communication skills with a good level of numeracy and literacy. Attention to detail is imperative to ensure compliance to both legislative and company procedures. A working knowledge of import customs control will be considered advantageous for this role.Our corporate culture has long been characterised by a strong, robust 'can do' attitude and spirit, exemplified by our 'Sure we can' mantra means employees always do their best to solve problems, carry out their daily tasks and respond to customers needs. We have impeccable environmental credentials and are one of the industry leaders in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In the UK, we have to date, won an unprecedented 31 Motor Transport Awards in the past 24 years - the 'Oscars' of the UK transportation industry.

Job added on 20-06-2014