Accounts and Office Manager – East Lancashire £30,000 -

Accounts and Office Manager – East Lancashire £30,000

| Job ID: AHAOM | £26000 - £30000 per annum


A fantastic opportunity to work with a leading construction and support service company. The business is based in Lancashire who prides themselves on delivering quality customer care, workmanship, efficiency and building performance.

As Accounts and Office Manager, you will take responsibility for the day-to-day financial and administrative operation of this company.

This includes all aspects of finance from credit control, sales and purchase ledger, to production of monthly management accounts for the directors.

A key aspect of the role is understanding the role that concepts such as work in progress play in the financial development of a business. You’ll be involved in managing elements of HR and general administration, including staff holiday allowances/requests, expenses petty cash and similar.

As an Accounts and Office Manager your role will include;

  • Production and presentation of management accounts;
  • Sales ledger, purchase ledger, invoice generation;
  • Prepare month end purchase ledger reports and issue payments;
  • Credit control, petty cash, banking reconciliation;
  • Weekly Payroll – 15 staff and Subcontractors;
  • Pension and construction tax scheme;
  • Preparing and completing VAT returns;
  • Companies House documentation;
  • HR administration.

The ideal Accounts and Office Manager must;

  • Be clear-thinking, financially-minded and articulate;
  • Have a solid grasp of the mechanics of business, and you can deliver management accounts with performance insight – ensuring that the business harnesses opportunity and minimises risk;
  • Be very IT literate, confident with all aspects of Sage 50, have strong excel skills, Microsoft and similar packages;
  • Have demonstrable experience of company finances, and reporting to senior level;
  • The successful candidate will be qualified to AAT level 3 or 4, although this s not a pre-requisite.

Our client can offer;

  • Competitive salary;
  • You will be working with a great team, and some great clients;
  • Passionate, close-knit team, where everyone is contributing to the bottom line
  • The role is advertised as ‘full-time’ but we will consider applications from candidates that prefer a part-time opportunity, of at least 24 hours per week


Cummins Mellor is a family run employment agency who have been serving businesses across East Lancashire for nearly 25 years. We pride ourselves on sourcing the highest quality, temporary and permanent candidates for local employers. If this particular role isn’t what you’re looking for then please take a look at our website for other available opportunities.

Due to consistently high volumes of applications, Cummins Mellor are unable to contact all applicants directly. Should you not hear from us within 2 weeks of application, please consider your application to be unsuccessful. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

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