Deep Sea Import Clerk – West Yorkshire (England)


Deep Sea Import Clerk – VR/19615

The Company & Role for the role of Deep Sea Import Clerk:

Our client, an innovative UK freight forwarder, is looking for a Deep Sea Import Clerk to join their team in Bradford.

Duties for the Deep Sea Import Clerk:

Liaising with overseas agents / customers / hauliers
Receiving pre-alerts from overseas agents
Creating files both manually and on the computer system
Advising customers of arrival of cargo into the UK
Planning loads and sending load lists to agents
Checking manifests once received
Receiving and checking relevant import documentation and passing on to shipping lines
Customs clearance
Planning and arranging deliveries
Charging files
Passing purchase invoices and dealing with any queries

Experience needed to appoly for a Deep Sea Import Clerk:

Experience in handling shipments from start to finish, including quotations
Computer literate

Salary subject to experience
Pension contribution
Private Health.

Ordinary working hours 0900-1730 Hours – Monday to Friday with One hour for Lunch
Location – Bradford
During Covid restrictions some working from home as directed.
22 Days holiday per year.

If youre interested in the Customs Clerk – Import & Export position, click apply now, or email our Shipping team on

Red Recruit is a specialist recruitment consultancy with prominence in the Shipping and Freight industry, covering road, sea and air freight imports and exports as well as other associated sectors. We provide an expert consultative, project managed approach, which recognises the unique skills and talents of every candidate. Founded in 2002 and boasting increasing success, Red Recruits mission is to serve likeminded Clients and Candidates and be a collaborator in their growth and progression. We accomplish this utilizing our skilled approaches and methodologies and we offer tailored solutions to suit specific needs. Clients of Red Recruit are able to access a wealth of knowledge and experience via our recruitment consultants; many of whom possess extensive experience.

The types of vacancies within the shipping industry that we specialise in include the following: sea freight, road freight, air freight, deep sea, TIR freight, trailer freight, freight forwarder, FCL, LCL, part load, full load, groupage, customs clearance, customs entries, CNS, Destin8, Impatex, CHIEF, NES, ASM GEMS, MultiFreight, DataFreight, NVO and NVOCC.

If you have current or recent experience within the shipping or freight forwarding industry then please contact us to see if we can assist you finding your next career move.


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