Air Imports Clerk

DHL Global Forwarding


Advertised Salary: £25,000 to £28,000 per annum

Ref#: 138393

Date published: 28-Sep-2021

DHL Global Forwarding UK are currently looking for an Air Imports Clerk to join their Imports Team at their fast-paced office in Bristol. This is a Full Time, Monday to Friday position, working 9am to 5:30pm.

Your role as an Air Imports Clerk

You will have a crucial role in effectively coordinating shipments from origin right through to destination, obtaining customs clearance and working to meet customer SLAs. You will ensure all documentation, quotations and reports are completed accurately and in a timely manner to meet company, customer and legal requirements. As an Air Imports Clerk, you will have a clear understanding of air freight import procedures and the importance of working to tight deadlines.

About you – you will need

  • Experience/knowledge of air freight imports
  • Exceptional customer service skills with strong communication with your team and external stakeholders
  • To be process driven with great attention to detail and understanding of the importance of compliance
  • The ability to prioritise workload and perform under pressure
  • Experience/Knowledge of customs – not essential but would be advantageous

Benefits & Perks:

  • A market leading annual salary
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays in lieu
  • A generous pension through the DHL Group Retirement Plan
  • Life assurance for pension scheme members – up to 4x salary
  • Health club membership discounts and eye care discounts
  • Access to DHL Advantages – a wide range of offers on leading brands, everything from mobile phones to days out and supermarket shopping
  • Reward and Recognition programmes including employee of the month/year, long service awards and CEO awards
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity/adoption leave
  • Charity and volunteering support through DHL Foundation
  • Annual reviews to identify your potential for further development and progression
  • Employee helpline providing free and confidential legal, financial and health advice

Our Business

DHL Global Forwarding is the Group's world leader in the transportation of Air freight, one of the leading providers in both Ocean and Road freight. We offer standardised transport as well as highly specialised end-to-end solutions to customers in a wide range of industries globally. We operate in 150 countries around the world, employing over 42,000 employees. Our global presence means we can offer a variety of routing options and meet our customers' increasing demand for multimodal shipments.

What next?

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a company recognised as a Top Employer and pride themselves at putting their people first. Apply Today to start your career at DHL Global Forwarding.

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The company is committed to providing equality of opportunity for all employees. Furthermore, we aim to ensure our workplaces are free from discrimination and that not only employees but also our potential future employees are treated fairly and with dignity and respect. We will ensure that equality of opportunity maintains a high profile in our organisation.

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