Dreams Skills Placement Agency Ongoing Recruitment

Posted on :

5 May, 2020

Category :

Vacancies in Nigeria

Dreams Skills Placement Agency – Our client, a Logistics company based in Lagos State  is recruiting suitably qualified candidate to fill the position below:


Job Title: Customs Clearing Officer – Airfreight
Location: Lagos

Specific Duties

  • Facilitating the smooth clearing process of air import and export shipments and handling all shipment formalities
  • Processing all government agencies permits and documentations.
  • Review and file all customs documents; and follow up on Customs matters to resolve problems.
  • Ensuring compliance with Customs rules and procedures
  • Ensuring on-time delivery of shipments by meeting the airfreight shipments KPIs
  • Maintain up-to-date customer records and customs compliance documentation
  • Ensure all documents for clearing are available before the arrival of goods at the port.
  • Obtain correct classification of goods for customs release from database, SOP’s, tariff book, internet or customs.
  • Respond to internal and external customer inquiries and follow-up to ensure issue resolution and customer satisfaction
  • Ensure proper classification of imported goods and to process complex import transactions, including all related activities,
  • Communicate changes in regulations, Customs, and other government agency procedures to clients.
  • Alert clients to special areas of concern or to potential problems in the import process.
  • Request and vet all required import documents from the supplier to ensure conformity with import regulations before departure.
  • Train and advise team members in areas of Customs regulations, classification, and valuation.
  • Collaborate with coworkers and other departments to ensure data integrity and compliance procedures are met

Specific Qualifications

  • 5-7 years’ experience in air freight clearing operations.
  • Proven track record of success in previous employment

Required Skills:

  • Ability to manage business relationships
  • Good understanding of Customs HS codes
  • Good understanding of Clearance & Import/export requirements
  • Ability to coordinate and multi task
  • Knowledge of import operations, Customs brokerage, and entry writing procedures
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills with a strong attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task and work independently in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Ability to use multiple systems and reference material
  • Ability to interact with customers, carriers, brokers, government agencies, internal staff, management of all levels, internal departments
  • Knowledge of customs regulations, harmonized tariff schedules preferred.

To Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications and CV to: [email protected] using the “Job title” as subject of the email.

Application  Deadline: 8th May, 2020.

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