• Independent multi-sector recruitment specialist

County Durham

Purchase Ledger assistant

Major Recruitment are currently recruiting for a permanent Purchase Ledger assistant for their client who is a well established group of companies specialising in the supply of commercial assets.

Hours of work – 8.30-5.30pm M-F

Location – Stockton

Benefits of working for the company include:

  • 24 days holiday + 8 BH
  • Accrual of service entitlement
  • Long Service awards
  • Free parking at every depot
  • Allocation of a turkey at Christmas
  • In house well-being service
  • Employer supported volunteering days
  • Optional purchase schemes (Annual leave, dental, Medical & Life assurance
  • Annual flu vaccinations/vouchers
  • Eye test contribution
  • Life Assurance x2 Annual salary
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Contractual discretionary sick pay
  • Family-friendly & work-life balance policies
  • Real living wage employer
  • Company pension scheme
  • Internal promotion pathways
  • Dress down Fridays
  • Birthday holiday
  • BI-Annual group sales person awards
  • Refer a friend scheme
  • Annual recognition incentive bonus payments (subject to role & business)

Overview:

The job holder will assist with the day-to-day functions of the Purchase Ledger Department.

Duties:

  • The job holder reports to the Purchase Ledger Manager on all personnel issues
  • Input purchase ledger invoices, credit notes, debit notes etc onto the computer system
  • Match supplier invoices to purchase orders and delivery notes
  • Approve for payment authorised invoices, credit notes, debit notes etc
  • Reconciliations of supplier’s balances with suppliers’ statements
  • Weekly payment runs. Individual payments as required
  • Ensure that the supplier queries are progressed to resolution on a timely basis
  • All aspects of supplier liaison including any query letters to be sent to suppliers
  • Set up new accounts and amend existing accounts on the Purchase ledger
  • General Administration duties to include filing and sending emails
  • Generally, assist and support the ‘Accounts Team’ as required with commercial, accounting and administration matters
  • Any other duties as required by the Purchase Ledger Team and the Accounts Team

Person Specification:

  • Effective communicator to both internal and external stakeholders with the ability to build relationships with key personnel within other group functions
  • A strong track record of purchase ledger in a fast-paced, high-volume environment
  • Professional and well organised
  • Good attention to detail
  • AAT qualified or part qualified or several years of experience within a busy purchase ledger department
  • Capable of prioritising and delegating work to team members

If you are interested in this role, please apply asap!

For any further queries, email priyasachania@major-recruitment.com or call Priya on 07976958028

Ref: INDPS

VAT/Outsourcing Team (Hybrid)

We are pleased to be partnering with a multidisciplined firm of chartered accountants in the Darlington Area who do to growth are now looking for a VAT/ Tax Accountant. Joining an established team of chartered certified accountants and chartered tax advisors you will be responsible for completion and review of VAT and Tax Returns as well as supporting clients for any queries they may have.

The ideal candidate will be from a practice background with strong tax knowledge.

The company operate a 37.5 hour working week with flexitime and 1 day a week hybrid working. With 20 days + BH and additional holidays added for long service.

This is an outstanding opportunity to join an established but growing business.

For more information please get in touch with Rebecca Reed on 01325 468780 or RebeccaReed@Major-Recruitment.com, alternatively catch me on linked in.

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Audit/ Accounts Senior (Hybrid)

We are pleased to be partnering with a multidisciplined firm of chartered accountants in the Darlington Area who do to growth are now looking for an Audit/Accounts Senior. Joining an established team of chartered certified accountants and chartered tax advisors you will be responsible for a range of audit and accounting assignments working in a team to deliver a range of statutory audit, accounting and restructuring assignments. You will provide the clients with outstanding commercial advice with clients from a range of backgrounds and industries. You will remain in contact with your own pool of clients and be responsible for ensuring complex assignments are completing within deadline while always ensuring high customer satisfaction.

The ideal candidate will be from a practice background with strong auditing knowledge.

The company operate a 37.5 hour working week with flexitime and 1 day a week hybrid working. With 20 days + BH and additional holidays added for long service.

This is an outstanding opportunity to join an established but growing business.

For more information please get in touch with Rebecca Reed on 01325 468780 or RebeccaReed@Major-Recruitment.com, alternatively catch me on linked in.

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Accountant – Practice

Purpose of Role and Primary Objectives:

Being responsible for the preparation of year end accounts, management accounts, tax returns, VAT returns and bookkeeping. The also includes the role review of work and liaising with the team.

Our clients are a mixture of Limited Companies, LLPs, sole traders and partnerships.

The main objective is ensuring the effective and timely completion of the above tasks and maintaining the highest quality of standards.

Reporting Relationships:

Report to the Practice Manager.

Duties:

Preparation of year end and management accounts based on client accounting records. These typically are either Excel, Sage, Xero, Quickbooks, Kashflow or paper records.

Preparation of personal, partnership and corporation tax computations.

Review of above work as prepared by the team and related communication.

Review of VAT returns and preferably a working knowledge of bookkeeping software to assist clients with bookkeeping queries.

Dealing with ad hoc client queries and dealing with HMRC correspondence.

Occasional assistance to other members of staff as required.

Experience:

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience working in practice.

Qualification:

  • ACCA/ACA – desirable
  • AAT – required

Skills and qualities:

  • Good interpersonal skills, particularly verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent analytical and review skills
  • Strong commitment to professional client service excellence
  • Appropriate knowledge and skills in your technical field
  • Strong IT skills
  • Good knowledge of accounting and bookkeeping software desirable

FLT Operative

What’s in it for you?

  • Paying £10.00 per hour rising after 12 weeks
  • Monday to Thursday 7:00am-4:30pm and Friday 7:00am-11:00am
  • Overtime paid after 40 hours at time ½
  • Temporary to Permanent contract
  • Onsite parking
  • Full training given
  • Canteen facilities
  • Benefits package including retail discounts and gym membership discounts
  • 24/7 medical advice

My Client is well established, Global, industry leading manufacturing company. Based in Peterlee, they have seen year on year success, with further growth plans for 2022. They offer a range of services from Design through to Manufacturing. This has given the company opportunities to service a large audience, with a diverse client base stretching across the world. An exciting opportunity has arisen for an FLT Operative to join their team on a Temporary to Permanent basis.

This opportunity gives an FLT Operative the opportunity to work with one of the most respected companies in the North-East. They genuinely offer an amazing company culture with career progression and full training.

As a FLT Operative, your role will be to cover the following shift:

  • Monday to Thursday 7am-4:30pm and Friday 7am-11am
  • Overtime paid after 40 hours at time 1/2

FLT Operative Main Duties:

  • Daily meetings with the team leader or supervisor
  • To help prioritise workloads within the department / designated warehouse area
  • To deal with the movement of products within the warehouse, using a Counterbalance FLT
  • Picking and packing duties when required, and taking instructions from supervisors and management
  • Using their computer system to book stock in and out
  • Loading and unloading wagons
  • Maintain the company’s health & safety standards at all times
  • To follow all legal and company requirements to the use of forklifts in the Warehouse

Role Requirements:

  • Experience of working in a Goods In / Goods Out environment
  • An in-date Counterbalance Licence (RTITB / ITTSAR)
  • Must be punctual
  • Experience of working to targets
  • Communicates effectively on all levels
  • Experience of using hand held scanners
  • Excellent communicator
  • Able to use computer-based machinery (Training will be given)
  • Have a willingness to learn
  • Physically able to lift, bend and carry items

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Purchase Ledger Assitant

What’s in it for the Purchase Ledger Assistant?

  • A competitive salary: up to £21,000
  • 24 days + 8 Bank Holidays
  • Excellent development opportunities
  • Additional days holidays with service up to 29 days
  • Birthday holiday
  • Purchase additional holidays
  • Dental and healthcare schemes
  • Cycle to work
  • Pension
  • Death in service
  • A Turkey at Christmas
  • Excellent benefit package

My client is well established, industry leading national service company. With sites based in the UK, they have seen year on year success, with further growth plans for 2022. They offer a range of services from logistics supply to storage. This has given the company opportunities to service a multitude of sectors, with a client base stretching across the globe. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Purchase Ledger Assistant to join their team on a Permanent basis.

This opportunity gives a Purchase Ledger Assistant the chance to work with one of the most respected companies in the UK. They offer not only an excellent package, but more importantly in todays world, job security.

The Purchase Ledger Assistant Primary responsibility is to assist the day t- day functions of the Purchase ledger Department.

Purchase Ledger Assistant Main Duties:

  • The job holder reports to the Purchase Ledger Manager on all personnel issues
  • Input purchase ledger invoices, credit notes, debit notes etc onto the computer system
  • Match supplier invoices to purchase orders and delivery notes
  • Approve for payment authorised invoices, credit notes, debit notes etc
  • Reconciliations of supplier’s balances with suppliers’ statements
  • Weekly payment runs. Individual payments as required
  • Ensure that the supplier queries are progressed to resolution on a timely basis
  • All aspects of supplier liaison including any query letters to be sent to suppliers
  • Set up new accounts and amend existing accounts on the Purchase ledger
  • General Administration duties to include filing and sending emails
  • Generally, assist and support the ‘Accounts Team’ as required with commercial, accounting and administration matters
  • Any other duties as required by the Purchase Ledger Team and the Accounts Team

Purchase Ledger Assistant Role Requirements:

  • Effective communicator to both internal and external stakeholders with the ability to build relationships with key personnel within other group functions
  • A strong track record of purchase ledger in a fast-paced, high-volume environment
  • Professional and well organised
  • Good attention to detail
  • AAT qualified or part qualified or several years of experience within a busy purchase ledger department
  • Capable of prioritising and delegating work to team members

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Production Packer

What’s on offer?

  • Hourly pay £9.70 per hour
  • 40 hour week
  • Possibility of a permanent contract
  • Full onsite training
  • Free onsite parking
  • 24/7 medical advise
  • Retail discounts
  • Gym membership discounts
  • Canteen

Our client is a well-established food manufacturer based in Darlington. Based across their site, they have seen impressive growth year on year, with further growth plans for 2023. Their products can be found in most retailers, not only in the UK but around the globe. An opportunity has arisen for an Production Packer to join their team on a temporary to permanent basis.

This opportunity as a Production Packer, gives you the chance to work with one of the most successful food manufacturers in the region.

As a Production Packer, you will join a rotating shift system: Monday to Friday 6am-2pm / 2pm-10pm / 10pm-6am

Production Operative Duties:

  • Daily meetings with the team leader or supervisor
  • Working in a food manufacturing environment
  • Lifting objects up to 15KG
  • Performing repetitive tasks for whole shift
  • Standing for a long period of time
  • Bending to below knee level to perform required task
  • Setting up machinery (Training Provided)
  • Working in an environment which handles powder based ingredients, which contain allergens

Role Requirements:

  • Experience of working in a manufacturing / warehouse environment
  • Must be punctual
  • Experience of working to targets
  • Communicates effectively on all levels
  • High attention to detail
  • The ability to follow a process
  • Professional attitude to work
  • Able to work with own initiative

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Email Marketing Executive

Overview

This is an exciting role and fantastic opportunity to join a successful team who market to numerous industries across the world. Our client is one of the top manufacturers of electrical safety test equipment, they offer an extensive array of solutions supporting partners bring their visions to the market.

Job Purpose

Assist in the co-ordination and execution of both tactical and strategic email marketing campaigns throughout our global market via direct and distribution channels. Monitor performance of email campaigns with analytics and insights. Maintain the brands’ websites and content management.

Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the planning and implementation of integrated global email marketing campaigns from initial concept through to completion
  • Carry out AB testing to analyse and identify the most successful campaigns to improve key email metrics and find the most effective methods
  • Run email marketing campaigns from CRM data segmentation, set-up, schedule, test, tag, and deployment of triggered campaigns in a marketing automation platform
  • Build, test and troubleshoot HTML email campaigns
  • Create and manage triggered campaigns, automated email journeys and behaviour-based communications, to deliver the best message at the right time within the customer journey
  • Ensure email activity drives customer acquisition, conversion, and retention
  • Monitor performance of campaigns through analytics and insights and make recommendations of improvement to senior management
  • Undertake copywriting and content creation for email campaigns and other deliverables
  • Work alongside distributors and the marketing manager with marketing planning and support as necessary
  • Website content and maintenance
  • Develop a sound understanding of the market, competitors, and consumers, and to use this to continually improve the marketing activity
  • Monitor the media and trade publications for opportunities

Experience, Skills, Knowledge and Qualifications

  • Skilled in segmentation and automation
  • MailChimp or equivalent and HTML expertise, WordPress and Adobe an advantage
  • Degree qualified in Marketing or Business
  • Demonstrable experience in an email marketing for 2+ years and marketing for 3+ years

If you are interested in this role, please apply below or give you a call on 01325 468 780.

Purchase Ledger Assistant

Purchase Ledger Assistant

Stockton

Full Time (8:30am-5:30pm) office working

Permanent

£19,000-£21,000

Purpose of Job – Assist with the day-to-day functions of the Purchase Ledger Department.

Key Features

  • The job holder reports to the Purchase Ledger Manager on all personnel issues
  • Input purchase ledger invoices, credit notes, debit notes etc onto the computer system
  • Match supplier invoices to purchase orders and delivery notes
  • Approve for payment authorised invoices, credit notes, debit notes etc
  • Reconciliations of supplier’s balances with suppliers’ statements
  • Weekly payment runs. Individual payments as required
  • Ensure that the supplier queries are progressed to resolution on a timely basis
  • All aspects of supplier liaison including any query letters to be sent to suppliers
  • Set up new accounts and amend existing accounts on the Purchase ledger
  • General Administration duties to include filing and sending emails
  • Generally, assist and support the ‘Accounts Team’ as required with commercial, accounting and administration matters
  • Any other duties as required by the Purchase Ledger Team and the Accounts Team

Skills, Knowledge and Experience

  • Effective communicator to both internal and external stakeholders with the ability to build relationships with key personnel within other group functions
  • A strong track record of purchase ledger in a fast-paced, high-volume environment
  • Professional and well organised
  • Good attention to detail
  • AAT qualified or part qualified or several years of experience within a busy purchase ledger department
  • Capable of prioritising and delegating work to team members

Our client has a family friendly feel, with some excellent company benefits on offer. See below for more detail:

The company boasts a long list of incredible benefits which include –

  • 24 Days holiday + 8 Bank Holidays
  • Long Service Awards
  • Real living Wage employer
  • In house well-being service
  • Internal Promotion Pathways
  • Birthday Holiday
  • Refer a friend scheme
  • Free turkey at Christmas!

And MANY MORE!

MORE ABOUT THE COMPANY ITSELF….

Our client is a group of companies specializing in the supply of commercial assets. The group has grown from a core truck and trailer rental product to cover nine distinct asset groups. (anything from Truck & Trailers, Vans, Sweepers, Buses, Material Handling etc). They have developed on the back end of their innovation and made a commitment to service excellence.

Founded in 1935, they have grown to work throughout the UK and Europe, and are utilized by the largest corporates through SME’s who work in logistics, retail, transportation, food production, pharmaceuticals and many other sectors.

Our client is looking to conduct interviews as early as this week & next with the view for the right candidate to then start as soon as possible.

Please contact Zoe Bellenger on Zoebellenger@major-recruitment.com for a confidential chat.

Motor Trade Technician / Mot Tester

We are looking for a experienced motor trade technician / Mot tester for our Stockton Branch

You will need to have a level 3 or equivalent certification and Mot card Full Uk driving licence preferably clean but definitely with no previous bans. Own tools.

You will have Local service centre / privately owned garage or main dealer experience. Experience of replacing clutches and cambelts a good all rounder and must be a team player.

Able to work on own initiative but not afraid to ask for help.

In return we offer a salary upto £30000 depending on experience and are always willing to mentor and train candidates who show potential. We want you to be the best you can be.

Looking for a new role? Fed up of the main dealer network? Send over your cv and lets have a chat