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Since 2003 Ascendant Recruitment has helped thousands of talented people find permanent, contract and temporary jobs with over 300 of the finest employers in the region.

Following on from the success of our Milton Keynes office, in 2015 we opened a second office in Northampton, allowing us to better serve our Northamptonshire-based clients and candidates. 

Our recruitment divisions include:

  • Office Support
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Finance & Accountancy
  • HR
  • Warehousing & Logistics
  • IT Support

We work with companies and candidates across the whole of Northamptonshire, including Northampton, Kettering, Corby, Rushden and Wellingborough.

You'll find contact details for our Northampton-based team below:

Contact our Northamptonshire Team:

Call: 01604 439380 Monday to Friday (8am – 5.30pm)

Email: superstars@ascendantrecruitment.co.uk

Address

Ascendant Recruitment Limited
First Floor
14 Queensbridge
Northampton
NN4 7BF

Whether you’re a candidate looking for your next career move or an employer looking for a talented new member for your team, we’d love to hear from you.

Click here to find out more about our Milton Keynes team

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Transport Planning Manager
£40000 - £50000 per annum Bonus

Transport Planning ManagerKettering / CorbySalary £40,000 to £50,000 plus bonusDay ShiftMy client is looking for an experience Transport Planning Manager to join their growing team. You will need to be at home both in managing logistics and people to ensure everyone is motivated to provide the best possible service. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a forward thinking company as it looks to double the size of it's depot.Objectives To manage the booking and transport planning operations to ensure a high quality service to our customers whilst minimising costs and supporting an efficient warehousing operation.To manage the 3rd party suppliers of transport, verify invoices and maintain KPI's to promote continuous improvement.To manage the tender process for transport and contract maintenance to ensure compliance, competitiveness and customer satisfaction is maintained.To Work with the business to review and ensure the development of the logistics services is inline and supporting of the company's plansDuties: To aid the smooth operation of the Logistics department by maintaining the effective management of the booking and transport planning functions.To maintain accurate records of activities whilst overseeing and prioritising the departments work load.To manage and develop the transport planning team ensuring the staffing levels and the skill base is maintained to ensure the smooth operation at all times.Provide performance monitoring and development training for all team members. Maintaining records of Holiday, sickness and training.To maintain transport KPI's reports and additional adhoc reporting as required aiding the smooth operation of the logistics function.To communicate with both internal and external customers/hauliers to ensure the smooth operation of the logistics function resolving any queries as they occur.To Review the performance of the department, team and processes to ensure continuous improve is maintained.As a team member to contribute to the overall success of the team and the Company goals by maintaining regular attendance, punctuality, focus and professionalism at all times.Due to the high volume of applications we receive, it is not always possible to get back to you within 24 hours. However, your application will be reviewed by a Consultant as quickly as possible and if you are shortlisted we will aim to call you within two working days.If you do not receive a call please do not be despondent. Typically only one candidate can be successful per role! Please apply for any future roles in the same way. Good luck!

Query Administrator
Up to £20000 per annum

Query AdministratorRushden£20,000 per annumRoles and responsibilities: Query resolution, dealing with complex invoice queries and order holds end to end, ensuring correct action is in line with current process and policies.Assist with the holds report by delegating root causes out within the business ensuring these are actioned through to resolution.Liaise with site managers/procurement/suppliers to resolve invoice queries efficiently.Receipt goods by entering GRNs against purchase order on IT systems.Notify procurement on all invoices/deliveries received without a purchase orderPromote discipline in goods receiving and accurate recording of deliveries/collections by sitesIdentify common and reoccurring issues and escalate to managementKey Skills and qualificationsExperience of working within a large complex organisationExperience in investigating & resolving invoice queriesAccurate and confident written and verbal skillsExcellent organisational skillsGood IT skills (Microsoft)Constant attention to detail and a focussed approachCharacteristicsFlexibility and a methodical outlook are essentialTeam player but also able to work competently on own initiativeAdept at learning new systems and processesProfessional manner and good timekeepingEnthusiastic, collaborative & forward thinkingIf this sounds like tyhe role for you, please apply todayDue to the high volume of applications we receive, it is not always possible to get back to you within 24 hours. However, your application will be reviewed by a Consultant as quickly as possible and if you are shortlisted we will aim to call you within two working days.If you do not receive a call please do not be despondent. Typically only one candidate can be successful per role! Please apply for any future roles in the same way. Good luck!

Client Services Manager
£26000 - £32000 per annum KPI Related Bonus

Client Services ManagerNorthamptonSalary: Up to £32,000, plus KPI related bonusMy client is looking for a very client focussed Account Manager to be the primary point of contact for one of their key clients. They are looking for a real "go to" person who is happy to be the project lead and somebody who provides both strategic and operational support at every level. You will recognise that relationships are incredibly important and develop and maintain strong and effective relationships with the key contacts around the client's business. You will drive a collaborative can-do attitude within the Client Services Team, providing leadership and management support for the Client Services Executives, enabling them to deliver exemplary Account Management service. Essential Job FunctionsEstablishing & maintaining strong client relationships through account management which will include regular telephone and email communication and face to face meetings.You will interact & communicate effectively with other departments and subject matter experts, ensuring that the appropriate people around the business are briefed with important information relating to the clients account.Ensuring that expectations are managed both internally and externallyIdentify patterns, trends and present actionable insights from large datasetsUse BI tools available (Business Objects) to produce marketing reports (standard & bespoke) and customer data for analysisProvide accurate and relevant insights to support business objectives and help inform key decisionsUnderstand and track customer journeys and behavioursAddress client requests, challenges and concerns ensuring the resolution of issues in a timely manner, with follow-up when appropriate.Analyse client performance using the systems, data & reporting tools that are available to provide insight and feedback to the client whenever necessary or appropriate.Providing regular business updates to the DMD & MD both verbally and in writing (email, presentations & reports).Provide & present KPI information in monthly operational meetings and quarterly strategy meetings with the client and senior management team.Manage & co-ordinate administrative support for the clients Subscription Marketing Team: Campaign set up (source code, web administration, product administration). Facilitating client meetings: Agenda, minutes, actions grid.Due to the high volume of applications we receive, it is not always possible to get back to you within 24 hours. However, your application will be reviewed by a Consultant as quickly as possible and if you are shortlisted we will aim to call you within two working days.If you do not receive a call please do not be despondent. Typically only one candidate can be successful per role! Please apply for any future roles in the same way. Good luck!

Customer Service Advisor
Up to £17500 per annum Plus bonus scheme

Customer Service Advisor Permanent£17,500 basic plus company bonus scheme RushdenKey responsibilities will include but are not limited to:Ensuring that that you are offering a first class experience to all customers.Inbound and outbound calling to customersTracking customer ordersUsing bespoke systemsWorking to tight deadlinesAnswering customer queries Upselling additional products We are looking for someone with: Experience in a customer service environmentHappy to make outbound calls to customers Able to work in a fast paced environmentA professional telephone manner and confident on the phone Excellent customer service skills If you feel you have what it takes, please apply today because we'd love to hear from you! Due to the high volume of applications we receive, it is not always possible to get back to you within 24 hours. However, your application will be reviewed by a Consultant as quickly as possible and if you are shortlisted we will aim to call you within two working days.If you do not receive a call please do not be despondent. Typically only one candidate can be successful per role! Please apply for any future roles in the same way. Good luck!

Outbound Service Advisor
Up to £17500 per annum Plus bonus scheme

Outbound Service Advisor Permanent£17,500 basic plus company bonus scheme RushdenKey responsibilities will include but are not limited to:Ensuring that that you are offering a first class experience to all customers.Inbound and outbound calling to customersTracking customer ordersUsing bespoke systemsWorking to tight deadlinesAnswering customer queries Upselling additional products We are looking for someone with: Experience in a customer service environmentHappy to make outbound calls to customers Able to work in a fast paced environmentA professional telephone manner and confident on the phone Excellent customer service skills If you feel you have what it takes, please apply today because we'd love to hear from you! Ascendant Recruitment is one of Milton Keynes and Northampton's leading recruitment companies, with PA/Administration, Customer Service, Human Resources, Finance and Temporary divisions. Ascendant Recruitment operates as an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and an Employment Business for temporary recruitment. For more information on our current vacancies please visit and like/follow us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. If this isn't your perfect role, register with us and let us find it for you.

Warehouse Operative
£16000 - £17000 per annum

Warehouse OperativeFull Time Role: Monday to FridayIrchesterSalary: £16.000 to £17,000For this role the ideal candidate must have the following:- Must be able to drive- Must have warehouse experience- Must have a valid Driving Licence- Experience (licence not required) of using a forklift- Ideally have an interest in engineeringMy client is looking for a Warehouse person who is also happy to support colleagues out on the road with small projects.Responsibilities & DutiesOrder pickingLoading and Unloading stockStock takesVisiting customer sites with engineers where required (transport required)Support the Warehouse Manager with any duties requiredIf you feel you have what it takes, please apply today because we'd love to hear from you!Due to the high volume of applications we receive, it is not always possible to get back to you within 48 hours. However, your application will be reviewed by a consultant as quickly as possible and if you are shortlisted we will aim to call you within two working days.If you do not receive a call please do not be despondent. Typically only one candidate can be successful per role! Please apply for any future roles in the same way. Good luck!

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