We are currently seeking to employ a Clearing Officer to manage all import and export processes from pre-shipping, shipping to delivery of the consignment.
Function Develop relevant documentation required for shipping / clearing of materials for DCP Develop and submit all required documents to relevant agencies and maintain / file copies as required.
Consult with relevant government agencies and clearance agents to expedite clearance of all materials. Manage DCP’s relationship with relevant regulatory authorities and escalate challenges to Logistics Manager Ensure all claims and notices from regulatory agencies are managed appropriately.
Maintain accurate and up-to-date information on logistics activities. Develop periodic customs reports and highlight issues, for the attention of the Logistics Manager.
Perform other tasks as assigned by the Logistics Manager. Implement approved improvement initiatives for the logistics function
A Bachelor’s degree in any discipline Degree. A Master’s degree is a plus.
Minimum of 5 years cognate experience in a clearing & Forwarding Company in Nigeria.
Proficiency in international documentation, LC, shipping processes, bill of lading.
Previous experience working with customs brokers, forwarders, and international partners
Must have Operational knowledge of the ports and government agencies.
Must have knowledge of clearing and haulage documentation for imports.
Must have appropriate knowledge of inspection agents, banks, shipping companies, and terminals.
Must have the ability to oversee customs and shipping companies for imports, temporary importation, and exports.
Must have knowledge of the customs and excise HS Code and explanatory notes.
Meticulous, organized, and able to prioritize tasks
Proficiency in Microsoft Office (primarily Excel and Word)
Ability to work independently
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Private Health Insurance
Paid Time Off
Training & Development