Accounts Assistant – Full Time – Haslingden – £17,000

Accounts Assistant – Full Time – Haslingden – £16,000 – £17,000

| Job ID: JM3410219 | £16000 - £17000 per annum


Cummins Mellor are working with a leading outdoor retail distributer based in Rossendale in their search for a full time Accounts Assistant. Could this be your next role?

Accounts Assistant


£17,000 per year

Cummins Mellor are seeking an Accounts Assistant with an all round Accounts skill base to join a well established, successful outdoor retail distributor in East Lancashire.

Reporting to the Finance Manager and working in a small team. The Ideal candidate will hold proven Accounts experience and knowledge of Sage 200.

Candidates with experience in the following roles may also be considered suitable, Accounts Assistant, Sales Ledger, and Purchase Ledger.

As an Accounts Assistant your responsibilities will include:

  • Posting of sales journals on SAGE 200
  • Production of weekly/periodic sales reports (bespoke package)
  • Filing of invoices
  • Process sales invoices (low volume)
  • Manage sales ledger, chasing debts, posting remittances
  • Produce debtors reports
  • Generate sales invoices for sundry/secondary activities
  • Posting cash book transactions
  • Bank account reconciliations
  • Intercompany reconciliations
  • Cash/Sales reconciliations for retail outlets
  • Provide support/cover for
  • Price checking on stock invoices (high volume)
  • Post invoices onto Purchase ledger (data processing)
  • Manage the order process for sundry items (DERV, FLT gas, etc.)
  • Process “Cash Change” orders for retail shops
  • Process Retail outlet dispatch bags (internal mail etc.)
  • Provide assistance on small property portfolio
  • Administer staff ID badges
  • Provide general support for the accounts office
  • Ad-hoc duties as required for a small account office

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Experience with SAGE (200 preferable)
  • Proficient IT Skills –Excel , Word and Outlook
  • Self-motivated and proactive
  • Excellent attention to detail, diligent and solutions orientated
  • High levels of numerical accuracy
  • Conscientious and methodical
  • Good communication skills
  • Team Player (open plan office)
  • Well organised, able to work on own initiative and work well under pressure
  • Discretion and confidentiality
  • Must be able to work to strict deadlines


  • Free parking
  • Fantastic working environment

If you’re interested in joining this forward thinking and dynamic business as their Accounts Assistant, please apply online today.

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