Customs Clearance Coordinator

A background within the Transport industry? Do you possess great attention to the finer detail? Team player? We’re enthusiastic about delivering an excellent level of service for our customers and our business is expanding in Grimsby. Due to continued growth, we are looking for a Customs Clearance to join our existing team to support and maintain this seamless service. If you’re looking for a role within a diverse, friendly & positive environment, with a desire to succeed… we have an opportunity for you!


Working mostly Mon – Fri, 09:00 – 17:00, along with the flexibility to work a few hours, once or twice a month at weekends, you’ll be in daily contact with importers and transport companies, dealing with Import & Export clearances. Working closely with your colleagues, in a highly professional manner, sharing daily responsibilities and completing customs documentation along with the relevant supporting material. You will be joining a dedicated team, to deliver an efficient customs clearance service, and will be required to have a good level of IT skills, as various systems will be used for customs entries and details online. Therefore, we are seeking someone who has adaptable skills and is a quick learner. If you have experience within the Customs Clearance sector and/or a relevant qualification it would be advantageous.


All culminating in safeguarding and enhancing the service level offered by DFDS and surpassing our client’s expectations. So, if you have a gregarious nature, and enjoy working as part of a friendly team, then please get in touch with us.


Now about what we can give you. You’ll be able to access some fantastic benefits such as:

  • Life assurance cover
  • Contributory company pension scheme
  • Holiday Purchase Scheme
  • Free ferry travel for up to 4 guests between Dover and Calais / Newcastle and Amsterdam with no limit on trips
  • Full employee assistance programme including:
  • Proactive financial, emotional, mental, and physical health care support including face to face counselling, fast 24/7 access to a GP, a second medical opinion and legal support for colleagues and their family.
  • Huge range of retail discounts from high street and online retailers
  • Cashback on health care including dental, optical, physiotherapy, prescriptions, specialist consultations and much more.
  • Access to Thrive, our award-winning Wellbeing platform.
  • Access to mental health first aid and opportunity to join support webinars with a focus on all areas of positive wellbeing.


Who We Are…. DFDS provides shipping and transport services in Europe, generating annual revenues of EUR 3.6bn. To over 8,000 freight customers, we deliver high performance and superior reliability through shipping and port terminal services, and transport and logistics solutions. For four million passengers, we provide safe overnight and short sea ferry services. We have more than 11,000 employees, located on ships and in offices across more than twenty countries. DFDS was founded in 1866, with our headquarters in Copenhagen, and listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen. In the UK, DFDS prides itself on having signed the Armed Forces Covenant and membership of the Apprenticeship Diversity Champions Network. We are part of the CILT Top 30 Logistics Providers List.


Interested? Apply now! If you’re looking for a varied role and have a desire to work in one of Northern Europe’s leading shipping and logistics company, please send us across your CV!



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