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Credit Control Team Leader - Thame Depot

Location: Thame, Oxfordshire, OX9 2NZ

Farol is a very successful and fast-growing family owned company with a turnover of £80m. As one of the UK's leading John Deere dealerships we employ over 220 people, of which 95 are based at our Head Office near Thame, where we centrally administrate for the group.

We are currently looking for an experienced Credit Control Manager/Team Leader to take the responsibility for the daily supervision of a small receivables team, whilst also having your own hands-on credit controller duties and reporting to the Office Manager including:

  • Oversee and assist the accounts receivables team of 2 credit controllers
  • Updating Weekly Cash Flow reports following sales deals through to payment
  • Liaising with the Asset Finance Manager, Salesman and Sales Admin Team to ensure cash flow is maximized and hi-lighting timing issues with the Office Manager and Sales Directors
  • Dealing with our Finance providers including sorting queries
  • Dealing with escalated customer accounts – queries & overdue accounts

The role will oversee the workflow of the team to ensure work is completed in a timely fashion. You will also be responsible for maintaining debtor days and ageing profile KPIs, as well as ad hoc duties to include project work, analysis and business development.

The successful applicant will have experience of managing a receivables function, in addition to having excellent organization and communication skills. Intermediate/Advanced Excel skills (vlookup, pivot tables) are also required.

Growth and development is inevitable within our forward-thinking company, where we offer a highly competitive salary, diverse and interesting work, job security and on-going training.

To apply or the role, please send your CV to careers@farol.co.uk or call 01844 278843 for further information.

Farol is one of the leading John Deere dealers in the UK with people at the heart of its strategy. We know that our people are the key to our success and we make sure we appreciate and reward everyone's contribution. Not only do we recognize expertise, skills and professionalism, we value highly the very things that make them unique: their passion, their dedication, their approachability and the fact that going the all-important extra mile is second nature

Sales Administrator - Thame Depot

Location: Thame, Oxfordshire, OX9 2NZ

Farol Ltd is an extremely successful family owned agricultural business based in Milton Common, near Thame, Oxfordshire. Established in 1976 and now employing over 200 people, we are the market leaders in agriculture, groundcare and homeowner products, holding the market leading John Deere franchise along with many other brands.

Our brand new, state of the art Milton Common Head Office currently has a vacancy for a permanent, full time Sales Administrator. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to join a highly successful and growing organisation.

Working within the Group Finance & Administration team, the role is to work closely with and provide general administrative support to the Sales Managers, on both the Agriculture and Groundcare side.

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Processing machinery orders for customers and stock
  • Raising Invoice and Credit notes for customer accounts
  • Processing finance agreements and raising invoices to finance companies
  • Raising Finance quotations and preparing finance documents
  • Working closely with the Sales Team
  • Updating the Computer System with the new information for example creating new accounts
  • Other related administration tasks including answering incoming calls for all departments

Previous experience of working in an Administrative role is essential, along with solid IT and interpersonal skills.

A very competitive salary awaits the right candidate. 

Farol Ltd is one of the leading John Deere dealers in the UK with people at the heart of its strategy. We know that our people are the key to our success and we make sure we appreciate and reward everyone's contribution. Not only do we recognize expertise, skills and professionalism, we value highly the very things that make our employees unique: their passion, their dedication, their approachability and the fact that going the all-important extra mile is second nature.

Territory Sales Manager (Professional Groundcare Sales)

Location: Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 0NB

Territory Sales manager required for professional Groundcare machinery sales for the Midlands (Birmingham and surrounding areas)

Farol Golf and Turf is the largest John Deere Groundscare dealer in Europe covering Central /Southern UK through 6 depots.

We require an experienced sales person to join the busy team at our Hinckley depot, knowledge of groundscare machinery, sports clubs, estate maintenance, councils and local authorities would be an advantage.

Excellent package / bonus scheme and company vehicle to the successful candidate

£45K/ annum on target earnings

To apply or the role, please send your CV to careers@farol.co.uk or call 01844 278843 for further information.

Accounts Payable Team Leader - Thame Depot

Location: Thame, Oxfordshire, OX9 2NZ

Farol is a successful and fast-growing family owned company with a turnover of £80m. We run John Deere franchises in both Agriculture and Turf, as well as a tyre and haulage business. 

Farol is one of the leading John Deere dealers in the UK with people at the heart of its strategy. We know that our people are the key to our success and we make sure we appreciate and reward everyone's contribution. Not only do we recognise expertise, skills and professionalism, we value highly the very things that make them unique: their passion, their dedication, their approachability and the fact that going the all-important extra mile is second nature.

 

Main Responsibilities:

-       Take control of the aged creditors, clear queries and any aged items.

-       Daily supervision of a two-person payables team, ensuring smooth running of the department, including company credit cards, expenses & petty cash.

-       Coordinating daily meetings, documenting task allocations and task completion.

-       Answering all incoming enquiries from internal and external customers, resolving to swift deadlines.

-       Assisting with the undertaking of all processing of invoices and supplier statement reconciliations, across a ledger of 675 suppliers.

-       Preparing of weekly payment runs.

-       Leading the development of invoice recognition and authorisation procedures, to improve process efficiencies across the team.

-       Working to ensure that all accounting systems facilitate best practice and excellent customer service.

 

 

Applicant Criteria: 

-       Experience of managing a payables function, meeting deadlines and service delivery.

-       A strong understanding of accounting systems and streamlining options.

-       Extensive experience of accounts payable procedures.

-       Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

A high degree of numeracy, combined with first-rate attention to detail.

Golf & Grass Machinery Technician - Byfield Depot

Location: Byfield, Northamptonshire, NN11 6FL

We are looking for a highly skilled golf & grass machinery technician to join our busy Byfield depot. Technical knowledge and experience of maintaining and repairing golf & grass machinery is essential for this position.

Working from our friendly Byfield depot, you will be mainly workshop based but also equipped with a vehicle to be able to service and repair machinery at customer’s premises.

An extremely competitive package awaits the right candidate.

For further information or to apply for the role, please contact careers@farol.co.uk or call 01844 278843.

Golf & Grass Machinery Technician - Midhurst Depot

Location: Midhurst, West Sussex, GU29 9XY

We are looking for a highly skilled golf & grass machinery technician to join our busy Midhurst depot. Technical knowledge and experience of maintaining and repairing golf & grass machinery is essential for this position.

Working from our friendly Midhurst depot, you will be mainly workshop based but also equipped with a vehicle to be able to service and repair machinery at customer’s premises.

An extremely competitive package awaits the right candidate.

For further information or to apply for the role, please contact careers@farol.co.uk or call 01844 278843.

Tyre Fitters - Shefford Woodlands Depot

Location: Shefford Woodlands, Berkshire, RG17 7AB

Farol Tyres require an enthusiastic Tyre Fitter to work from our Shefford Woodlands depot.

Experience in agricultural car & truck tyres is desirable, and having a full UK driving licence is essential for the successful candidate.

Excellent rates of pay and a competitive benefits package is on offer for the right candidate, along with the opportunity to become part of our successful and highly respected family-run business.

To apply for the role please send your CV to careers@farol.co.uk or call 01844 278843 for further information.

Professional Turf Technician - Hinckley Depot

Location: Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 0NB

Would you like a career with one of the UK’s leading John Deere dealerships?
 
We are looking for a highly skilled technician specialising in commercial grass machinery to come and join our winning team as a Professional Groundcare Technician.
 
Excellent diagnostic skills and experience of working with hydraulics and electrics are required for this role, along with an excellent eye for detail.
 
Working from our modern Hinckley depot in Leicestershire, you will be equipped with the latest diagnostic tools, company vehicle, laptop and mobile phone.
 
An extremely competitive package awaits the right candidate.

If you think you have what it takes to join our fantastic company, please send your CV to careers@farol.co.uk or call 01844 398545

Domestic Garden Machinery Technician - Wokingham Depot

Location: Wokingham, Berkshire, RG41 2PL

Would you like a career with one of the UK’s leading John Deere dealerships?

 
Farol Ltd are looking for a highly skilled domestic garden machinery technician to join our expanding family-owned business.
 
Technical knowledge and experience of maintaining and repairing homeowner garden machinery is essential.
 
Working from our friendly Wokingham depot, you will be mainly workshop based but also equipped with a vehicle to be able to repair machinery on domestic premises.An extremely competitive package awaits the right candidate.
 
Please send CV s and applications to:careers@farol.co.uk or 01844 278843
Agricultural Technicians – Byfield, Thame, Midhurst & Shefford

Location: Thame, Oxfordshire, OX9 2NZ

Location: Byfield, Northamptonshire, NN11 6FL

Location: Shefford Woodlands, Berkshire, RG17 7AB

Location: Midhurst, West Sussex, GU29 9XY

Due to our recent growth and expansion, our Byfield, Thame and Shefford Woodlands depots are looking to recruit dedicated, self-motivated highly skilled engineers with a passion for agricultural machinery or with a motor mechanical background. This position will suit top class technicians who can demonstrate diagnostic skills and good all-round technical knowledge, who are looking to enhance their technical abilities within the agricultural industry.

Are you a hard-working technician that takes pride in delivering excellence, with a passion for Agriculture? If so then please apply to join our dynamic team for an exciting future within our group.

In return we can offer you an excellent rate of pay, Company Vehicle, up to 25 days holiday, a personal development plan and the opportunity to become part of the winning team. For further information or to apply for the role, please contact careers@farol.co.uk or call 01844 278843