Clearing & Forwarding Officer at Afriasia International Shipping and Logistics Limited

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

Afriasia International Shipping and Logistics Limited

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Air, sea and road freight management
  • Manage the end-to-end customs clearance process, preparing and submitting clearance applications, tracking shipments, coordinating inspections, resolving customs queries, and securing necessary permits, licenses, with relevant Government agencies
  • Experience in ICMS, Ascuda, KENTRADE systems
  • Bond Management
  • Local and international transport Management
  • Operations experience in Mombasa port, CFS operations, KRA Times Tower, KRA and ICD Embakasi
  • Customs declarations and documentation
  • Liaise with various stakeholders to attain required documentation, resolve clearance issues, and coordinate the movement of goods
  • Shipment tracking and cargoflow management
  • Cargo booking and sailing schedules management
  • File management, pricing and cost control
  • Tax, duties and HS codes processing
  • Coordinate the payment of duties and taxes and ensure compliance with financial and accounting procedures.
  • Follow up on cargo verification & Release at the port of Mombasa, CFS and ICD Embakasi
  • Experience in transit cargo documentation
  • Follow-up with Shipping lines for charges, payments, compiling, Delivery Orders
  • Preparing daily status reports for all clients and share with the respective parties/departments
  • Attending to local and international enquiries.
  • A team player

Minimum Qualifications

  • Diploma in Clearing & Forwarding, Shipping, Logistics from a recognized institution. A degree in Business will be an added advantage.
  • 3-5 Years experience in a busy Clearing, Forwarding, Shipping, logistics and supply chain set up
  • KESRA Certification and Certificate of good conduct -MUST

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: using the position as subject of email.

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