Trainee Import Clerk

Posted 28 November 2023
Salary £18000.00 - £23000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline HR, Business Support & Administration
ContactVictoria Butcher

Job description

We are thrilled to be working with a leading logistics business who are looking to recruit a trainee import clerk to join their team. Ideally we are looking for someone with 6 month experience, however will consider trainee's for this role if you can show drive and desire to be in logistics. We will also consider A Level leavers who have worked within retal.

This business has a great benefits scheme, and is located on the outskirts of Ipswich. This role also has great progression within the Shipping/Logistics/Freight Forwarding/Supply Chain space. You will be trained and given great insight into the sector, which will benefit you long term.

Duties for Trainee Import Clerk:

- Deal with incoming shipments
- Processing shipping documentation
- Ensure accurate and timely recording of all shipping activities on system
- Liaise with clients and answer questions and queries
- Collaborate with other departments to resolve any issues
- Follow safety protocols and maintain a clean and organized work environment


- Previous experience in a shipping and receiving role preferred, ideally 6 months plus. If you have no experience but can show drive, training will be given
- Strong attention to detail and accuracy
- Excellent organizational and time management skills

Note: This job description is intended to provide a general overview of the position. Duties, responsibilities, and requirements may be subject to change based on organizational needs.