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
• 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.
Production OperativeFull Time/ Temp to Perm WellingboroughRotational 37.5 hours weekly shift patterns:Week 1: 6am - 2pmWeek 2: 2pm - 10pmWeek 3: 10pm - 6am For this role the ideal candidate must have the following:- Must be able to drive- Must have a valid forklift license - Must be able to work all shift patterns on a rotational weekly basis My client is looking for experienced Production Operatives to join their busy team. The ideal candidate will have an in-date Forklift Licence, with experience within a busy production or manufacturing environment.Responsibilities & DutiesYou will be responsible for charging materials, processing of batches, adjusting, completing, labelling and packing of finished products.Carry out all specified in-process & final product testing.Ensure that all data whether hand-written or computerised, is accurately recorded and followed-up.To become competent and skilled in the use and operation of plant equipment and processes and seek ways for plant/equipment/systems and processes for manufactured products to be improved continuously.To be an effective team member, be able to work other shifts and departments to meet schedules and assist with the training of any new staff or trainees.To be able to take on any other tasks which will result in meeting team and business objectives. 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 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!
Customer Service Advisor Permanent£20,000 - £21,000Milton Keynes We have a wonderful opportunity for a customer focused individual in a fun, busy office in Milton Keynes. You ideally will have previous experience of SAP. Our clients brand new office offers a fantastic working environment along with free parking. Key responsibilities will include but are not limited to: Order processing in SAPDealing with enquiries, owning until resolution or escalating where necessaryEnsuring deliveries have been processed and delivered in a timely mannerDaily contact with contractors to obtain requirements We are looking for someone with: Experience of order processing and customer ServicesComputer literate, proficient in MS OfficeWell organised and good time managementFriendly telephone manner, able to build rapportSelf motivated with a positive 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.
French speaking Sales Support AdministratorLocation: NorthamptonSalary bracket: £21 - £23K per annum depending on experienceMy client is one of the world's leading suppliers of raw materials in it's industry sector and is looking for an experienced and passionate French speaking Sales Support Administrator to join their small, but perfectly formed team!The Role:The Sales Support team works closely with our Field Sales Managers to provide outstanding Customer Service and Care to our customers.The key tasks of Sales Support are: -Provide wide ranging administrative support to Field Sales Manager such as checking stock levels, material costs and previous selling pricesProcessing orders and following through from production to delivery, updating the customer at all times with the progress of orders.Quoting and securing orders from our existing customer baseDealing with customer complaintsContacting customers regarding late payment of invoicesOccasional customer visits or attendance at an industry event (possibly abroad)Profile:The successful candidate will ideally have had experience working in a high-pressure customer service role and have knowledge and understanding of the sales order / manufacturing supply chain process, from enquiry through to delivery. Fluent French skills (both verbally and written) are also required.Knowledge of export shipping documentation such as dealing with commercial invoices, bills of lading and airway bills is highly desirable but not essential for this role, as the candidate will be dealing predominantly with our European customers.Key attributes for the role are:A high level of accuracy and attention to detailExcellent written and verbal communication skillsStrong IT skills (MS Word, MS Excel used extensively)ProactiveDue 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!
Support Administrator Permanent£18,000 Milton Keynes Are you super organised and proactive looking to work in a fast-paced environment? Yes? You could be just the person we are looking for… We have a great opportunity for a super organised individual in a forward-thinking international company with offices in Milton Keynes. This is a great opportunity offering career development and growth. Key responsibilities will include but are not limited to: Processing customer ordersOwn, coordinate, process and track all aspects of samplesUpdating and analysing reportsDealing with internal and external queriesDealing with facilities arrangements when requiredAssisting with the build-up and break down of shows and eventsHospitality coordination including hosting visitors, booking flights/transport and hotels for events and visitorsSourcing supplies for the office and for eventsProcessing mail-outsGeneral administrative duties We are looking for someone with: Good knowledge and practice of Microsoft office suiteExcellent written and verbal EnglishExcellent customer service skills with first class customer focusProactive self-starter who works well in a fast-paced environmentExperience in ERP systems (JDE or any other operating system)Highly organised and able to manage workload through good time management skillsInnovative and able to think of creative solutions to problemsCan-do attitude and ability to react to change quicklyExperience using reporting and planning systemsAbility to work to implement and improve processesFlexibility to travel and work at weekends when requiredFull UK Driving Licence 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.
Ascendant Recruitment are recruiting for a stock controller in Milton Keynes.Monday to Friday8.30 to 17.30£8.65 per hourTemporary to permanent Booking in spare parts onto SAP and putting away into correct locationPicking and packing spare parts to customer and internal engineersBooking couriers for shipments via portal and communicating with courier company's via telephone or emailDealing with returned faulty or unwanted partsSAP processing of orders/PicksCycle countsClean and tidy work areaFollow H&S at all timesEager to learn 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.
Fantastic opportunity for an Internal Account tmanager to join this reputable company. You will provide a high quality, professional service to their clients and drivers, ensuring a smooth customer journey where the customer is informed and guided through the journey. Maintaining a strong relationship with their clients that means you are aware of their needs and able to offer the best possible resolution.You will be r esponsible to guide the driver through the order, in life and end of contract journey showing a genuine care for the service their customers receive.Respond efficiently and professionally to incoming calls, emails and administration tasks to provide a one stop resolution for drivers, key contacts and colleagues where possible.Other duties will onclude working towards monthly order and delivery targets with a desire to achieve and surpass. Looking out for opportunities for additional revenue. Reporting where necessary on the client's fleet, such as P11d and P46 You will have a minimum of 2 years customer service experience , preferably within the automotive fleet management industry. Office administration experience is also essential .