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Customs Executive Job at Sheer Logic

Sheer Logic is seeking to engage a dynamic individual for the Customs Executive position for one of our clients.

Responsibilities for the Customs Executive Job

  • Declaration of warehousing, removal entries and import declaration forms (IDF) in the Simba and Orbus (KRA Online) systems; and submitting them to customs;
  • Execute all security bonds, ensuring that those due for retirement are attended to in time through the insurance company and Kenya Revenue Authority;
  • Submitting annual reports of goods in the bonded warehouse on time and assisting customs officers in conducting annual bond audits;
  • Apply for renewal of the bonded warehouse annual license and simba system (Tradex) license and ensure they are processed and issued on time;
  • Ensure all receiving and issuing done in the bonded warehouse is in accordance to customs procedures and customer specifications;
  • Review and identify the customs documentation requirements;
  • Ensure that all documents called for by authorities are submitted promptly;
  • Ensure that all cleared goods are also cleared from the company’s system as well as Kenya’s Simba System and the same are properly recorded for future reference;
  • Advise customers on import and export restrictions, tariff systems, insurance requirements and all other customs related matters;
  • Handle good working relationship with customs authorities and other stakeholders in the industry; and
  • Provide regular and accurate reports to the Supervisor and status of outstanding entries for clearance.

Qualifications for the Customs Executive Job

  • FEAFFA (Federation of East African Freight Forwarders Association) Certification. Registered as certified customs agents & freight forwarders by East Africa Customs Agents freight forwarders Board (EACAFFB);
  • Diploma or Certificate in Customs or related course;
    Certificate in Computer studies or relevant with high proficiency in Microsoft office;
  • Conversant with the KRA clearance procedures and Simba System;
  • Have knowledge of government procedures relating to imports & exports as well as knowledge of customs laws pertaining to Kenya;
  • An overall professional and positive attitude;
  • Punctuality and flexible working hours; and
  • Good interpersonal relations, communication skills and possess a high degree of integrity, honesty and confidentiality.

How to Apply

If you believe your career objectives match this exciting position, please forward your application and detailed C.V stating your current position, remuneration, contact details by 2nd May 2017 to the Sheer Logic Management Consultants E Mail: [email protected] clearly marking “Customs Executive” on the subject line
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted