Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content
Import-Export Clerk
Typing out a word will show suggestions automatically below

Import-Export Clerk

Help & advice

Also known as Customs Broker.
Arranges the clearance and collection of imported cargo from customs and bond stores, and the shipment of cargo for export.
Training time 0.5 - 2 years
Avg. weekly wage $1,167
Employment prospects Strong
Employment size 9,800

What does an Import-Export Clerk do?

  • identifying items and containers of incoming and outgoing shipments and verifying them against consignment records
  • ensuring outgoing shipments are in good condition and meet specifications
  • arranging internal distribution of goods received
  • organising the despatch of goods with completed documentation
  • maintaining prescribed records of goods received and despatched
  • examining shipping documents and verifying cargo to be released
  • recording customs clearance requirements and authorising collection of cargo
  • calculating storage and clearance charges and billing customers
  • receiving details of outgoing cargo, and arranging bookings of freight space and collection of goods from customers

Specialisations

  • Bond Clerk
  • Customs Agent
  • Wharf Tally Clerk

CSS is relied upon in order to use this site. Please enable and refresh your page. For information on accessibility please navigate to the link in the footer of this page. Thank you.