Graduate Students 2021

West Midlands
21000.00 - 21000.00 GBP Annual
Closing date
5 Nov 2021

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Role Type
Graduate, Other work and training
Graduate Student 2021

GBP21,000 pa

Our client, a leading logistics business based at Birmingham Business Park (near to the NEC and Birmingham International Railway Station) is looking for recent Graduates to work within a Customs brokerage team.


* Monitor and interpret critical reporting process accurately and resolve issues where necessary escalate issue and complaints in a timely manner.

* Execute audits of automated customs clearance (import and export)

* Develop and build relationships to ensure a high level of customer service is provided to clients.

* Understand and correct HMRC generated messages.

* Effective and efficient communication with haulier and EU based transport operations

* Prior to the release/delivery of cargo

* Ensure accurate and correct documentation in place.

* Secure the payment of cleared funds for:

* COD accounts.

* Duty/Vat invoices.

* Understanding of CCG management requirements including opening and closing of TAD documentation.

* Monitor internal exception reports.

* Ensure that the sales department are aware of client activity and business profitability.

* Ensure that the departmental manager is aware of the status of all shipments.

What we're looking for

* Attention to detail, accuracy, and ability to identify urgent shipment requirements.

* A good degree, preferably a 1st or 2:1.

* An interest in all areas of logistics.

* The capacity to work in a high-pressure environment whilst remaining calm when under pressure.

* The ability to instruct shipping lines, hauliers.

* The skill to prioritise entry requests.

* A positive attitude and good problem-solving skills and to apply lessons learned.

* Be commercially aware and able to grow repeat business and develop new opportunities.

* The drive to succeed and want to contribute to the business.

* Ability to communicate with clients and when necessary challenge same to determine accurate and clear shipment details.

Interviews to commence from 19/05/2021

Start Date - 07/06/2021

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