Current Vacancies

With a current workforce of over 200 employees based in the East Midlands we are looking to expand our team. If you would like to work for one of the leading consumer furniture brands in the UK and are interested in any of the roles advertised below please send your CV along with a covering letter to [email protected] For information regarding how we collect and use personal information about you during the recruitment process, please refer to our Candidate Privacy Policy.


Accounts Clerk
Position:Full Time
Location:Castlewood, Nottinghamshire
Closing date:5th April 2019

Parker Knoll Upholstery Ltd is one of the UK’s leading consumer brands of upholstery, supplying furniture retailers across the UK. With a current workforce of over 250 employees based in state of the art factory in Nottinghamshire in the East Midlands.

A vacancy has arisen for an Accounts Clerk to join their busy finance team. The successful applicant will assist with all areas of the East Midlands Finance Department, primarily with general ledger and support for the Finance Manager and Assistant Accountant.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Updating the cashbook and processing transactions onto AX on a daily basis and providing receivables information to the Credit Control Department.
  • Processing payments online, ensuring these are appropriately approved prior to loading onto the online banking system. Processing cheque payments and banking of cheques received.
  • Reconciling the bank on a periodic basis, with a full month end bank reconciliation prepared on the day the sales and purchase ledger is closed down.
  • Preparing monthly intrastat returns.
  • Processing expenses and ensuring company policies are correctly followed and expenses are appropriately approved. Maintaining Premier Inn online account.
  • Preparing commission summary reports and submitting these to payroll along with expenses on a monthly basis.

To succeed in this role, candidates will need to have excellent organisation and administrative skills and a good understanding of Excel.  Supporting a busy team, candidates must be able to assist in all areas of the Finance department as required.

Development Sewing Machinist
Position:Full Time
Location:Castlewood, Nottinghamshire
Closing Date:5th April 2019

As a Development Machinist you will sew, develop and produce design prototypes using the briefs provided, working closely with the Development Upholsterers.

To succeed in this role you must have a good working knowledge of sewing within the upholstery industry using leather and a variety of matched and non-matched fabrics and ideally knowledge of loose covers.

You will be hard-working, self-motivated with the ambition to become part of a progressive and successful manufacturing company. As a key member of the team you will be required to have a flexible and methodical approach working on your own initiative and to tight deadlines.

Applications are invited in writing with a full CV to Emma Thrall, Group HR Executive, [email protected]