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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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Account Manager
£16000 - £20000 per annum £8,000 bonus

Account ManagerPermanent£16,000 - £20,000 ( £8,000 bonus) Market HarboroughKey responsibilities will include but are not limited to:Act lead point of contact for all customers.Build and maintain strong, long-lasting relationships with clients and customersNegotiate contracts and close agreements.Develop trusted advisor relationships.Ensure that delivery of our solutions are completed in a timely and successful manner.Develop new business with existing clients and/or identify areas of improvement to meet sales.Forecast and track key account metricsPrepare reports.Assist with challenging client requests or issue escalations as needed. We are looking for someone with: Proven work experience as an Account Manager, Key Account Manager, Sales Account Manager, Junior Account Manager or relevant roleSolid experience with CRM software (e.g. Salesforce, Zoho CRM or HubSpot) and MS Office (particularly MS Excel)Experience delivering solutions, focusing on client expectations to customer needsProven ability to juggle multiple account management projects at a time,Sharp attention to detailExcellent listening, negotiation and presentation skillsStrong verbal and written communication 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 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.In line with new data protection legislation, we will hold your data for 14 days, and if by that time we have not communicated and put appropriate consent in place, we will delete your data from our systems.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

Customer Service AdvisorPermanent£17,500 NorthamptonMonday - Friday. 8:30am - 5pm Key responsibilities will include but are not limited to:High volume of inbound callsOutbound calls to call customers backAdministration and data entry The first half of the week is heavily telephone based whereas the end of the week is very administrative. We are looking for someone with: An excellent telephone mannerStrong communication skillsStrong administration experienceGreat attention to detail 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.In line with new data protection legislation, we will hold your data for 14 days, and if by that time we have not communicated and put appropriate consent in place, we will delete your data from our systems.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!

Sales Support Administrator
£18000 - £22000 per annum

Sales Support AdministratorPermanent£18,000 - £20,000NorthamptonKey responsibilities will include but are not limited to:Creating finance quotations and proposalsUsing various online systems to submit finance applicationsProcessing signed finance documents for paymentFiling Client informationRaising and paying invoicesAnswering Inbound callsOutbound calls to customersOrdering of Office Supplies We are looking for someone with: Good communication skills, both oral and writtenSelf-motivation and initiativeExcellent Time managementAbility to multi-task and prioritise workExcellent organisation and an attention to detailLiteracy, numeracy and IT skills (minimum to GCSE level)Professional mannerGood business senseExcellent attention to detail 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.In line with new data protection legislation, we will hold your data for 14 days, and if by that time we have not communicated and put appropriate consent in place, we will delete your data from our systems.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!

Engineer Scheduler
Up to £20000 per annum

Engineer SchedulerPermanent£20,000Milton KeynesKey responsibilities will include but are not limited to:Co-ordinate all service engineers within a designated regionProactively communicate progress for outstanding works and trigger escalations when necessaryAdminister quotations for service activitiesComplete all service invoicingCo-ordinate rotasWe are looking for someone with:Previous experience in scheduling engineers is essentialPrevious experience in AdministrationGood communication skillsCustomer focused with a 'can do' attitudeIT literate (MS Word and Excel)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.In line with new data protection legislation, we will hold your data for 14 days, and if by that time we have not communicated and put appropriate consent in place, we will delete your data from our systems.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!

Evening Cleaner *immediate start*
Up to £8 per hour

Cleaning OperativeTemporary ongoing£7.83phLeighton BuzzardMonday- Thursday 5:30 - 8:30Friday 3:30- 6:30 Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:Various light dutiesCleaning toiletsHooveringMoppingCleaning floors and tablesPolishingEmptying waste bins 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.In line with new data protection legislation, we will hold your data for 14 days, and if by that time we have not communicated and put appropriate consent in place, we will delete your data from our systems.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!

Payroll Administrator
£21000 - £25000 per annum

Payroll Administrator Permanent, Full Time £21,000 - £25,000pa Milton Keynes We are delighted to be working with a fantastic prestigious corporate client based in the centre of Milton Keynes. Due to a growing demand in their business and their busy workload it's now time to expand the team even further. We are looking for an experienced payroll administrator who is confident in all aspects of payroll.This is a fantastic opportunity to work for an excellent company who believe in giving back to their employees. With lots of opportunities for growth and progression our client also offers study support too! They are located 5 minutes away from the train station and has excellent links to all bus routes too! This is a permanent full time role offering a very competitive salary of up to £25kpa for the right person!!The Role:Responsible for the day to day administration of medium to large sized multiple client payrolls with no supervision; including administer RTI submissions and process end of year forms P60;Processing of pay scale & allowance uplifts, incremental rises and contractual changes as and when requiredUse PAYRITE payroll software efficiently, including import/exports and report writingTo process all types of manual payroll calculations, including salary sacrifice schemesTo have an extensive knowledge of PAYE/NIC and statutory payments eg redundancy, SMP/SAP, SPP and SSP when running client payrolls;Pro-actively develop and keep up to date with new payroll legislation and compliance;Pro-actively carry out payroll reconciliations and analysis with no supervision;Pro-actively liaise with HMRC and assist with more technical enquiries when they arise;To use own initiative to resolve issues and to assist the team where possible, by providing a range of solutions and seeking advice where necessary;Develops and maintain relationships with internal and external contacts at all levels;To work with other departments and understand the services that are being provided to clients (and not just payroll);Proactively communicate the full range of services offered by the national payroll team to clients.To have an extensive knowledge of pension schemes, including AE process and pension upload to pension providers website;To send BACS payments;Assist with small client setups and project work;Person Specification:Good IT skills, intermediate level of Excel is essential;Previous payroll processing experience is essentialMUST be able to work out manual payroll calculations to feedback to clients upon requestDemonstrates up to date knowledge of current payroll legislation and is confident in using payroll softwareExcellent communication skills (both written and oral) with clients and staff;Organises own work and prioritises own tasks;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!

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