Job Opportunity at Alistair Group – Port Clerk


Port Clerk  

Full Time

Dar es Salaam

Alistair Group

Alistair Group makes our clients’ businesses work better in Africa by self-delivering integrated logistics solutions.

Kurasini, Tanzania, United Republic of

Overall Purpose:

  • To support Alistair Logistics operations such that objectives are met at the required work performance standard and in accordance with company behaviours and values.
  • To manage liabilities to ensure legislative compliance and achievement of best practices to meet corporate objectives.
  • Ensure compliance with company policies and procedures and relevant Tanzanian legislation.

Accountability and Responsibility Areas: 

  • Doing physical verification on port containers
  • Addressing different queries that may arise at TICTs, TPA and ICDs on a timely manner
  • Following up on loading permits and ensuring that trucks load out of the port
  • Facilitating with port charges payments
  • Following up with all the necessary agencies such as TBS, GCLA at the port
  • Following up on any other TICTs and TPA issues that may arise
  • Obtaining Delivery Orders from Shipping Lines
  • Obtaining customs Release for shipments
  • Heal, Safety and Environment 
  • Actively  support Alistair Group health, safety & environment policies and procedures.

Formal Training: 

Diploma or Degree in Port Clearing is desired

Knowledge, Skills and Experience 

  • 3 years of port clearance experience
  • Ability to maintain good working relationships with all stakeholders in the field.
  • Good interpersonal relations and communication skills.
  • Flexible in work habits and schedules, ready to work for longer hours when required.
  • Must have knowledge of government procedures & customs laws relating to imports, exports and transit goods for air, sea and road freight cargo. 
  • Possess a high degree of integrity, honesty and confidentiality.
  • Fluent English and Kiswahili