Purchase Ledger Clerk

Salary: £14,000 - £16,000 depending on experience
Basis: Permanent / Full-Time
Location: Sheffield

We're currently recruiting for an enthusiastic and ambitious Purchase Ledger Clerk to join our Finance Manager.

Due to the continued success of our multi-channel retail business and in light of our recent growth, we're keen to recruit a ledger clerk to join our finance function on a permanent, full-time basis.

You'll be based at our head office in Sheffield.

Key areas of responsibility will include:

  • Liaising with UK and overseas suppliers and investigating any goods received discrepancies.
  • Checking company credit card transactions and logging staff expenses for payment - preparing supplier BACS payments list for the Finance Manager.
  • Responsible for accurately processing high volumes of purchase invoices, approximately 1000 per month.
  • Reconciling delivery notes to invoices received, coding, allocating against our purchase orders and filing.
  • Setting up new supplier accounts and maintaining existing account details within the purchase ledger.
  • Keeping accurate records of petty cash.
  • Assisting in supplier queries.
  • Checking and reconciling supplier statements.
  • Investigating any outstanding/open invoices.
  • Developing and maintaining good working relations with all suppliers.

Skills & Qualifications

  • Previous Accounts Payable experience essential – ideally 1 year or more
  • Analytically minded with strong problem solving skills
  • Excellent attention to detail with the ability to work well under pressure
  • Strong communication skills to help build relationships with suppliers
  • Previous experience with Sage Accounts package desirable
  • IT Literate including Microsoft Office

This is a fabulous role if you're looking to expand your career further and gain exposure within a dynamic, fast-paced business.

This opportunity will give you the chance to really prove your skill set and develop into a key part of our small team.

If you match the required criteria and are keen to get started, then please apply by sending a tailored cover letter and your up-to-date CV to:

Dawn Fearn
Finance Manager
9 Parkway Rise
S9 4WQ

Email: dawn@nest.co.uk

Delivery Driver & Furniture Installer

Salary: £14,000 - £16,000 per annum depending on experience
Basis: 40 hours per week
Location: Sheffield

We're looking to recruit someone to join our thriving and fast-growing home interiors store, to coordinate and carry out our furniture deliveries and installations around the UK.

You will work as part of a two person team undertaking multiple deliveries and installations in customers' homes, whilst providing excellent customer service.

We're not looking for a skilled tradesperson, but for someone who has got good DIY skills and can put together expensive furniture without seeing it as a mission.

Candidates will be required to:

  • Deliver, put together and install premium furniture for our clients across the UK
  • Unload & load vehicles
  • Drive a branded delivery van
  • Maintain an up-to-date and accurate product knowledge to assist in the installation of all our products
  • Support stock transfers between our Sheffield showroom and our distribution centre
  • Prepare the deliveries, collections and map routes in conjunction with our Logistics Coordinator
  • Report any customer related issues to our Customer Service team with recommended resolutions
  • Look after the tools and keep the van tidy and clean at all times
  • Carry out daily inspections of allocated vehicle and equipment and update relevant documentation
  • Follow company policies and procedures so as to ensure a high level of safety at all times
  • Other warehouse and ad-hoc duties as required when not out on the road

The following skills are required:

  • Fantastic communication skills with a real passion for service and very customer focused with a polite and cheerful personality
  • Have a positive attitude and a strong desire to be the best in all aspects of your role
  • You will need to be physically fit as there will be heavy lifting and moving involved
  • Be able to problem solve and think on your feet if an installation doesn’t go according to plan and effectively devise alternative solutions
  • Think independently and responsibly
  • Be trustworthy and able to deal directly with customers
  • Smart personal presentation at all times and well-spoken English
  • Have a full clean and valid driving license to drive within the UK with experience of driving a large van
  • You must be flexible as the role requires some evening and weekend work
  • Knowledge of high-end furniture installation is beneficial
  • Joinery and basic DIY skills would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of upholstery would be beneficial
  • Must be within easy commute of Sheffield, South Yorkshire.

All tools and product training will be provided.

The successful applicant must be flexible on the working hours as there may be some evenings / weekend installations when during the week is not an option for certain customers.

If you match the required criteria and are keen to get started, then please apply by sending a tailored cover letter and your up-to-date CV to:

Toni Anne Sanderson
Marketing & Operations Director
9 Parkway Rise
S9 4WQ

Email: toni@nest.co.uk