Accounts Assistant – Retail, Burnley, £17000 - 22,000 DOE -

Accounts Assistant – Retail, Burnley, £17000 – 22,000 DOE

| Job ID: AHAA | £17000 - £22000 per annum


Cummins Mellor is looking to appoint an Accounts Assistant to work with a fast moving, dynamic team.

Our client is a high-end retailer with over twenty years in the market sector who are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and committed individual to join the Accounts team. The role would ideally suit an individual just starting a career in Accounts who would like the opportunity to develop their skills within a challenging and exciting department.

As an Accounts Assistant your role will include;

  • Maintaining the company’s Purchase Ledger and posting invoices onto the Ledger
  • Generating and processing sales invoices
  • Bank account reconciliations
  • Data entry of invoices onto the system via Quickbooks Accounts
  • Generating sales invoices and diarising payment terms
  • Processing of cash book / monthly bank reconciliations
  • Assisting in all areas of the business when required including HR matters
  • HR duties including recruitment and overseeing HR software


The ideal Accounts Assistant must;

  • Have previous experience working within a finance environment
  • Have excellent time-keeping and organisational skills
  • Be highly numerate and comfortable analysing data
  • Be computer literate with knowledge and experience of Microsoft packages and Quickbooks to a high standard.
  • Have received or working towards an accounting qualification (advantageous)
  • Be enthusiastic, driven and motivated



The client will offer;


  • A competitive salary of £17-22K DOE
  • 20 days, 8 bank holidays
  • Training and career development



This is a fantastic opportunity for an Accounts Assistant to work in a family run business.If you’re interested in this Accounts Assistant or working through Cummins Mellor Recruitment, please apply online today.