Customs Brokerage Agent

$25 - $30 hourly

Job Category:Supply Chain

Position Type:Contract / Temporary to Hire

Work Model:In Office

Location:Grapevine , Texas  [In Office]

Job ID:125941

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Job Description

Our client, a reputable and fast-growing freight forwarding company that specializes in international logistics and supply chain solutions is hiring for Customs Brokerage Agents to join them. In this role, you will provide top-notch customs brokerage services to clients, ensuring the efficient and compliant movement of goods across borders. We are currently seeking a motivated and detail-oriented Customs Brokerage Agent to join our client’s team and contribute to their mission of simplifying international shipping and customs compliance.

Customs Brokerage Agent Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the preparation and review of import and export documentation, including customs declarations, invoices and shipping documents, to verify accuracy and compliance with customs requirements
  • Collaborate with customs authorities and assist in the customs clearance process, which includes coordinating customs inspections and addressing any clearance-related challenges
  • Assist in classifying products according to the Harmonized System (HS) and ensure accurate duty, tax calculations and tariff codes
  • Maintain regular communication with clients, providing timely updates on shipment status, customs clearance progress and any regulatory changes that may affect their international shipments
  • Stay informed about changes in customs regulations and trade laws, ensuring that all customs declarations and procedures are in accordance with legal and regulatory standards
  • Maintain organized and accurate records of customs-related documents, ensuring compliance with record-keeping requirements
  • Identify and resolve customs-related issues, such as discrepancies in documentation, customs delays or duty disputes, in a prompt and effective manner
  • Collaborate closely with colleagues in the customs brokerage and logistics teams to provide clients with exceptional service

Customs Brokerage Agent Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in international business, logistics or a related field is preferred
  • 3+ years of experience in customs documentation process, international modes of transportation and various tariff classifications
  • Strong attention to detail and a commitment to maintaining accuracy to customs documentation.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills when communicating with logistics and brokerage teams.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Willingness to learn and adapt to evolving customs requirements
  • Proficiency in relevant software and technology used in customs brokerage and logistics operations

If you are an enthusiastic individual with a passion for international logistics and customs compliance, we encourage you to apply to this Customs Brokerage Agent today. 

Thank you,

Jenna Bartley
Sr. Project Manager, Supply Chain 
LaSalle Network 


LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of direct hire and temporary staffing services. For over two decades, LaSalle has helped organizations hire faster and connect top talent with opportunities, from entry-level positions to the C-suite. With units specializing in Accounting and Finance, Administrative, Marketing, Technology, Supply chain, Healthcare Revenue Cycle, Call Center, Human Resources and Executive Search. LaSalle offers staffing and recruiting solutions to companies of all sizes and across all industries. LaSalle Network is the premier staffing and recruiting firm, earning over 100 culture, revenue and industry-based awards from major publications and having its company experts regularly contribute insights on retention strategies, hiring trends and hiring challenges, and more to national news outlets.