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As specialists in finance and accountancy recruitment, we place talented finance staff to support companies on a transactional level, part-qualified and qualified level.

We work with a variety of companies across Milton Keynes, Northampton and the surrounding areas who have come to rely on us to meet their temporary and permanent finance recruitment needs quickly and effectively.

Our clients include companies in commerce, industry, practice, public sector and third sector organisations.

Non-qualified roles & part-qualified roles we recruit for include:

• Purchase ledger clerks
• Sales ledger clerks
• Credit controllers
• Finance administrators
• Accounts assistants
• Assistant accountants
• Part-qualified accountants

Qualified roles we recruit for include:

• Financial and data analysts
• Treasury assistants and managers
• Reporting analysts
• Management accountants
• Financial accountants
• Payroll officers and managers
• Bookkeepers
• Financial controllers
• Financial directors

Clients choose to work with Ascendant Recruitment, not just because we have access to some of the best finance professionals in the region, but also because of the thoroughness of our processes and our passion for making sure we get it right. So the next time you are looking to strengthen your finance team, please call us so we can help you in your search for that perfect candidate.

 

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Outbound Customer Service Advisor
Up to £17500 per annum

Customer Service AdvisorPermanent£17,500 basic (with OTE £20,000) 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.

Customer Service Administrator
£8 - £9 per annum plus holiday pay

Customer Service AdministratorTemporary (to perm)£8.25 - £9.00 per hour plus holiday payMilton Keynes Are you efficient, energetic and enjoy talking to people? If so, we are seeking a customer service administrator to work within a team that is responsible for making appointments with customers for engineer visits. Key responsibilities will include but are not limited to:Managing engineer schedules and organising workload throughout the dayConfirming site visits with customers and updating internal systemsMaking up to 90 calls per day to engineers & customersAlways ensure that the management and best use of time is appliedResolve any customer queries and problemsProviding a first-class service at all times We are looking for someone with:Experience of making large volumes of outbound telephone callsAdministration and coordination experienceStrong sense of customer focus with excellent communication skillsSense of urgency along with a 'can do' attitudeEnthusiast, flexible and adaptableAble to follow processes and IT literateStructured and organisedProactive and takes ownership of tasks If you feel you have what it takes, please apply today because we'd love to hear from you! 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.

Product Safety Technician
Up to £8 per hour holiday pay

Product Safety TechnicianTemporary£8.00 per hour plus holiday payMilton Keynes Ascendant recruitment is recruiting for a Product Safety Technician in the Milton Keynes area. This position is Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5.00pm with occasional overtime. Pay is at a rate of £8.00 per hour plus holiday pay, rising to £9.42 per hour after a successful first 12 weeks. For the right person, there is a possibility of the role being made permanent. The workplace is accessible by bus if you do not have your own transport. Key responsibilities will include but are not limited to: Updating systemsEnsure all paper work is in place and correctSort items received from Goods InMoving stock weighing up to 25kgPrep items ready for scanningCross refencing bin notes to orders receivedData entryDealing with product sampling from customer queriesOperating in house systemsInternal communicationWork closely with the goods in teamYou will be working with a radiation machine, and wear a Personal Dosemeter badge We are looking for someone with: You will be working with codes and numbers - accuracy is keyAttention for detail is essentialComputer skills - must be confident with Excel/outlookAble to work well under pressure and manage own timeQuality control background an advantageMust always be forward thinkingStrong verbal and written communicationReliable and trustworthyMust have a strong one team approach If you feel you have what it takes, please apply today because we'd love to hear from you! 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.

Customer Service Advisor - Part Time
Up to £9 per hour

PART TIME CUSTOMER SERVICE ADVISOR Job Type: Part-time Salary: £8.72 /hour Hours - Monday to Friday4pm to 8pm About the role: Handle incoming telephone calls from customers, ensuring calls are answered promptly and professionallyDealing with a high volume of inbound and making outbound callsCalling customers to arrange deliveriesMaintain a regular check on order progress and ensure that customers are kept fully informed of the status of their ordersUpdate local systems ensuring that full details are maintained of contact with customers and relevant notes of any discussionsMaintain customer service emails and ensure that responses are provided within a timely mannerProvide advice and guidance to customers where there is concern over the suitability of ordersUnderstanding individual needs of the customers, able to act compassionately, whilst showing empathy About you: You'll have an excellent telephone manner and the ability to remain calm under pressure.Able to work in a diverse environment with the ability to multi task in a fast paced environmentProblem solver with a positive attitude to work If you feel you have what it takes, please apply today because we'd love to hear from you!PLEASE PROVIDE YOUR CV IN WORD FORMATAscendant 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.

IT Operations Assistant
£23000 - £26000 per annum

IT Operations AssistantReporting to: IT Systems ManagerNorthampton£23,000 to £26,000Position OverviewYou would be responsible for the efficient running of the day to day tasks of the IT Services Department. You will be the primary point of contact for our third-party data processors and need to be able to react to situations in a timely and effective manner.Essential Job FunctionsExecuting, monitoring and scheduling routine "Business as Usual" tasks, including, but not limited to Issue Label Runs, marketing reports and third-party data feeds.Using Excel and other MS Office tools to extract, analyse and reformat data in response to ad-hoc data requests.Using BI tools available (Business Objects) to produce ad-hoc marketing reports, and customer data for analysis.Establishing and maintaining strong relationships with recipients of data at both clients and third parties through regular and close contact, which will include regular telephone and email communication and occasionally face to face meetings.Managing service and delivery expectations, both internally and externally.Address client requests, challenges and concerns, helping to ensure that the resolution of issues takes place in a timely manner, with follow-up when appropriate.Key SkillsStrong skills in using Microsoft Office applications, Excel in particular.Knowledge and understanding of database fundamentals and the use of SQL to access data.A good eye for detail is essential.Ability to prioritise and work effectively to deadlines.Organised approach to daily, weekly, monthly tasks.Ability to establish and develop long standing relationship(s) with clients and service partners.Relish the opportunity to propose and develop creative ideas.Question "why?"Confident with systems and technology.Good common sense and logical thinking.Ability to calmly and effectively handle stressful situations and deadline pressure.Able to solve problems as they arise.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!

Administrator / Scheduler
£17000 - £18000 per annum

Administrator / SchedulerBrixworth£17,000 to £18,000My client is looking for a highly organised administrator / scheduler who is geographically savvy to help schedule meetings for their field team. You will be journey planning to optimise the number of visits per day and minimise travel time. You will also be contacting 3rd parties to arrange standalone appointments.Role and Responsibilities:Scheduling appointments for 2 Field Agents to try to incorporate 5 meetings per dayRoute planning for the appointments (google maps, AA route planner, routexl);Scheduling 3rd Party Agents for standalone meetings, and then checking the meetings have taken placeEnsuring the Field Agents have the correct paperwork ahead of the day's meetingsDealing with cancellations and hopefully back filling with an alternative clientTaking calls from clientsBeing geographically aware(occasionally) book hire car and accommodation;General administrative tasks.If you are a great administrator who loves to organise this role is definitely for you, please apply today.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!

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