Trainee Customs Clearance Clerk

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1382645444-2
  • Date Posted: 8 July 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: HR GO Recruitment
  • Location: Shepherdswell, Kent
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Administration
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

We are supporting our Dover based client in their search for a Customs Clearance Clerk, this is a great opportunity to join a well established team.

This is a full time permanent role that is based on shift work over a 7 day period (includes days, nights and weekends)

The main purpose of the role if to maintain customs formalities and complete customs entries for customers.

Duties include:

  • Data input and generating the correct documentation
  • Completing customs clearance and entries for all shipments
  • Dealing with queries over the phone and by email
  • Build a strong rapport with both customers and colleagues


  • Experience of customs clearance/forwarding would be preferred but it is not essential as full training will be provided
  • Strong written and verbal communication is essential
  • Able to work effectively alone or as part of a team
  • Proficient with IT software such as MS office.
  • Flexible to to shift work (This is set in advance - 4 week rota)

Salary: Negotiable (dependent on experience)