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Purchase Ledger Clerk
£20000 - £25000 per annum

Purchase Ledger Clerk - must be fluent in both English and FrenchFull time/ PermanentLocation: Northampton, Business ParkSalary: Up to £25,000 PA D.O.E My Client is looking for a Purchase Ledger Clerk to join their established team based in Northampton. You will be part of a family run organisation, who regularly reward their employees. Duties of Purchase Ledger Clerk:Processing weekly paperwork received from clientsAssisting in the day to day running of Purchase LedgerStatement ReconciliationsContacting Suppliers with any queriesAssist in Supplier Payment run preparationAssist in preparation of accruals for month end accountsAd hoc accounting duties Essential Skills for Purchase Ledger Clerk:Excellent knowledge of excel as the majority of work is excel basedExcellent communication SkillsExcellent attention to detailThe ability to work to deadlines and be organisedAbility to work as part of a team and on own initiative If you have previous experience in a similar role, please apply today! Ascendant Recruitment is one of Milton Keynes and Northampton's leading recruitment businesses. We support job seekers in Administration, Customer Service, Human Resources, & Finance positions. Ascendant Recruitment operates as an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and an Employment Business for temporary recruitment. For more information on our current temporary, contract and permanent positions please visit, like & follow us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.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!

Financial Accountant
Up to £39000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits

Financial AccountantPermanent£39,000 plus company bonus & benefitsMilton Keynes Working within the Finance and Controlling Team, you will be responsible for providing support to the financial planning, closing and reporting processes; including the preparation of financial statements and Corporation tax packs ensuring timely and accurate financial closing and reporting. Day to day you will resolve queries from European offices located in Spain and Germany regarding accounting matters. Your main responsibility within this role will be to support the completion of the monthly group financial reporting process, including consolidation of all group entities, GAAP adjustments, inter-company reconciliation and completeness of disclosures, within pre-defined timelines. Other responsibilities Support the preparation of the annual Corporation Tax packs and analysis for the quarterly instalment payments.Prepare monthly reconciliations for balance sheet accounts within direct responsibility, ensuring that all reconciling differences are investigated and resolved in a timely manner.Ensure all documented internal controls in relation to the Finance and Controlling function are understood and adhered to and take responsibility for quarterly testing thereof; escalate any non-compliance to management in a timely manner.Act as a formal delegate for the Accountant and Corporate Controller. Provide accounting support to the Finance Department in general, as required. We are looking for someone with: Experience in a commercial environment and possess strong problem-solving skillsNewly qualified ACA or ACCA with previous financial accounting experience of at least 3 years, in either industry or practiceA natural aptitude for continuous improvements and affinity to seek changeExcellent Excel skills to effectively to analyse large amounts of dataKnowledge of SAP and MIF advantageousYou will have good communication skills and the ability to work with both accounting and non-accounting colleagues. If you feel you have what it takes, please apply today because we'd love to hear from you! Role advertised: 19 June 2019 WE WOULD PREFER YOUR CV IN WORD FORMAT 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.

Risk Analyst
Up to £28000 per annum

Risk Analyst Northampton£28,000Our client is looking to recruit a Risk Analyst. A graduate with a strong quantitative degree - Maths, Stats, Physics, Economics or related subject. To work as a member of the Model Development Team within the UK Risk Analytics Unit. Technologies used in this role include Teradata, SQL and SAS and SPSS.The key accountabilities/responsibilities Model creation and monitoringBuild new compliant ratings tools to improve regulatory coverage and improved business information. Monitor rating tools in line with standards and ensure model development plan is aligned to tracking resultsData GatheringProvide technical support to extract and transform internal and external data to enable data aggregation, default definition, factor generation and Masterfile creationBusiness IntelligenceContribute to teams understanding of the customer journey (application processes, credit management processes, customer segmentation etc) and seek to exploit and retain knowledge associated with itSkills developmentProactively seek and contribute to the internal skills development program.Strategic and managementCandidate SpecificationA degree (minimum 2:1) - Maths, Stats, Physics, Economics or related subjectProven ability to articulate and document technical concepts and analysisExperience communicating complex material to a non-technical audienceStrong problem solving abilityIf this sounds like you, please apply today.Ascendant Recruitment is one of Milton Keynes and Northampton's leading recruitment businesses. We support job seekers in Administration, Customer Service, Human Resources, & Finance positions. Ascendant Recruitment operates as an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and an Employment Business for temporary recruitment. For more information on our current temporary, contract and permanent positions please visit, like & follow us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.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!

PART TIME CREDIT CONTROLLER
Negotiable

PART TIME CREDIT CONTROLLER REQUIRED IMMEDIATELY ON A TEMP BASIS FOR 4-6 WEEKSCredit ControllerLocation: NorthamptonPart time: 2/3 full days per week Your key Responsibilities:Dealing with queries and taking steps to resolve accountsCommunicating with customers regarding outstanding paymentsOutbound calling and resolving enquiries Reporting on outstanding accountsSending copy invoices and chasing payments My client is ideally looking for somebody to start immediately. If this sounds like you, please apply today! Ascendant Recruitment is one of Milton Keynes and Northampton's leading recruitment businesses. We support job seekers in Administration, Customer Service, Human Resources, & Finance positions. Ascendant Recruitment operates as an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and an Employment Business for temporary recruitment. For more information on our current temporary, contract and permanent positions please visit, like & follow us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.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!

PART TIME CREDIT CONTROLLER
Negotiable

PART TIME CREDIT CONTROLLER REQUIRED IMMEDIATELY Credit ControllerLocation: NorthamptonPart time: 2/3 full days per week Your key Responsibilities:Dealing with queries and taking steps to resolve accountsCommunicating with customers regarding outstanding paymentsOutbound calling and resolving enquiries Reporting on outstanding accountsSending copy invoices and chasing payments My client is ideally looking for somebody to start immediately. If this sounds like you, please apply today! Ascendant Recruitment is one of Milton Keynes and Northampton's leading recruitment businesses. We support job seekers in Administration, Customer Service, Human Resources, & Finance positions. Ascendant Recruitment operates as an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and an Employment Business for temporary recruitment. For more information on our current temporary, contract and permanent positions please visit, like & follow us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.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!

Purchase Ledger Clerk - French Speaking
£20000 - £24000 per annum

Purchase Ledger Clerk/ Accounts Receivable Clerk - preferably French Speaking Full time/ PermanentLocation: Northampton, Business ParkSalary: Up to £24,000 PA D.O.E My Client is looking for a Purchase Ledger Assistant to join their established team based in Northampton. You will be part of a family run organisation, who regularly reward their employees. Duties:Processing weekly paperwork received from clientsAssisting in the day to day running of Purchase LedgerStatement ReconciliationsContacting Suppliers with any queriesAssist in Supplier Payment run preparationAssist in preparation of accruals for month end accountsAd hoc accounting dutiesEssential SkillsExcellent knowledge of excel as the majority of work is excel basedExcellent communication SkillsExcellent attention to detailThe ability to work to deadlines and be organisedAbility to work as part of a team and on own initiative If you have previous experience in a similar role, please apply today! Ascendant Recruitment is one of Milton Keynes and Northampton's leading recruitment businesses. We support job seekers in Administration, Customer Service, Human Resources, & Finance positions. Ascendant Recruitment operates as an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and an Employment Business for temporary recruitment. For more information on our current temporary, contract and permanent positions please visit, like & follow us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.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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