EU Roadfreight Operations – Customs – Basildon (England)


EU Roadfreight Operations Coordinator – Customs – Essex – VR/21918

Our client, a global logistics service provider, is looking for an experienced EU Roadfreight Operations Coordinator to join their team based in Essex. 

The position will focus on import and export EU operations & customs clearances.

EU Roadfreight Operations Coordinator – Customs duties include:

  • Manage the day to day export and import bookings of European road transport shipments
  • Raising job files and all appropriate paperwork
  • Extensive client liaison and supplier liaison
  • Liaising with HMRC, customers, suppliers and sub-contractors, including shipping lines and hauliers
  • General customs clearance administration.
  • Accurately preparing/submitting export customs entries handling multimodal European export shipments
  • Internal liaison with the Sales Team, assisting with quotations and service information
  • Managing the jobs from start to finish in line with the client expectations and communicating effectively any service issues
  • Maximising the gross profit by negotiating with the supplier base
  • Invoicing jobs on completion

Experience required from European Roadfreight Operations Coordinator – Customs:

  • Must have at least 2-3 years’ experience of handling road freight operations
  • Experience of calculating freight quotations
  • Good understanding of all forwarding operational activities
  • Knowledge of CHIEF / CDS and Destin8
  • Good verbal and writing skills are essential, along with presentation, spelling, grammar and maths skills
  • You must be reliable, punctual and have great ambition

In return, the successful EU Roadfreight Operations Coordinator – Customs will receive salary according to skills and experience.

If you’re interested; click ‘Apply Now’, or email our Shipping team on

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