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Apprentice Customs Administrator TRAFERTIR INTERNATIONAL TRANSPORT LTD

An exciting opportunity to join a successful organisation. You will be part of a vibrant, enthusiastic team in the Customs Clearance Department and will be able to develop your skills in this business admin role.

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £180.38

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday-Friday, between 9am-5.30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    13 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001846160

  • Positions

    1 available

Responsibilities will include:

  • Raising invoices, preparing excel worksheets, data input, progressing shipment
  • Leasing with import and export departments preparing documentation for the customs the department
  • Leasing with overseas partners and customers to send documentation  
  • Preparing documentation for submission to HMRC

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

The candidate needs to be IT literate with knowledge of Excel, numerate and have good communication skills with attention to detail. Must be a team player and able to multi task

  • Organisational skills
  • Good people skills
  • Must have good communication skills
  • Must be an enthusiastic team player

Personal qualities

  • Flexible and friendly attitude
  • Hardworking
  • Enthusiastic team player
  • Self motivated

Desired qualifications

  • A*-C or 9-4 GCSE (or equivalent) in English and maths

Future prospects

  • Potential to secure a full time permanent position at the end of the Apprenticeship

About the employer

Established in 1999, this employer is one of the UK's leading providers of international transport. Our expertise in the transportation of goods by road, sea and air is underpinned by continually delivering high levels of service.

We are proud of our reputation for demonstrating a proactive and innovative approach to our customers’ requirements.
We also have considerable expertise in heavy lift and out of gauge cargo, hazardous movements and customs procedures.
We are continually developing our range of freight forwarding services and our highly trained and focused team complement our freight management programmes.

Trafertir is committed to quality, continuous improvement,
advancing technology and to providing professional solutions to logistical challenges.

Employer

TRAFERTIR INTERNATIONAL TRANSPORT LTD

Address

5

Lords Court

Basildon

SS13 1SS

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Training

Training provider

THELIGHTBULB LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by The LightBulb Limited

Contact

Andrea Gregory 07764 969337 andrea@thelightbulb.net

  • TheLightBulb will deliver the Level 3 Business Administration Apprenticeship standard
  • You will need to attend workshops remotely via Zoom
  • To include 20% off the job training
  • In-house training will be given to support specifics of the role

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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