Import Deliveries – Basildon (England)


Import Deliveries – VR/21931

Our client, a well-known freight forwarding and logistics company, is looking for an Import Deliveries Planner to join their team in Basildon.

Duties of the Import Deliveries Planner:

  • Process Import deliveries selection of supplier via cost calculator and monitor and communicate on any delays or issues.
  • Provide POD’s as required.
  • Deal with any cargo claims as per internal policies.
  • Ensure cost estimates are entered on all jobs within the correct accounting month.
  • Check purchase invoices are correct on receipt. Pass all correct invoices for payment and dispute anything that is not as agreed.
  • Ensure all operational issues are clearly documented in writing, keeping supervisor in copy of all correspondence.
  • Access invoice queries on a daily basis via Topaz, resolve any queries and forward anything that is on your list in error to correct party.
  • Close files after checking everything has been charged/costed and maximum profitability is achieved.
  • Keep clients SOP’s updated.
  • Answer telephone in a timely manner.
  • Cover all other elements of the import role as and when business needs require.

The successful Import Deliveries Planner will receive a salary of £22-26k depending on experience.

If you’re interested in the Transport Planner role, click apply now, or email our Shipping team on


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