Temporary Accounts Assistant

North West | Job ID: CMRTAA001 | £9.00 p/h

Are you a knowledgeable Accounts Assistant with experience in Purchase Ledger? Are you looking for a new role with more flexibility, if so this could be the perfect opportunity for you?

The Role

Due to unforeseen circumstances our client, a Padiham based distribution business is looking to take on an accomplished Accounts Assistant to join their brigade on a long-term temporary basis.

What’s in it for you?

  • Part-time – 20-25 hours per week
  • Paid weekly on PAYE through Cummins Mellor
  • Bright, modern office space
  • Supportive team
  • Free parking and easy access to the East Lancashire road network
  • Great opportunity to bridge a gap on your CV
  • Chance to experience other company cultures

As a Temporary Administrator you will be responsible for;

  • Maintaining and setting up new supplier accounts
  • Processing 25-30 invoices per day on SAP
  • Cross reference good received statements with invoices
  • Filing unpaid invoices
  • Emailing remittances
  • General administration duties
  • May be required to assists with other areas of the finance function particularly at month end
  • Handling incoming calls in a polite and professional manner

Key Skills;

  • Competent on Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Working knowledge of SAP or Sage is desirable
  • Great literacy and numeracy skills

If you are a focused, calm and accurate person with good attention to detail and time management skills then we want to hear from you.


Cummins Mellor is a family run employment agency who has been serving businesses across East Lancashire for over 29 years. We pride ourselves on sourcing the highest quality, temporary and permanent candidates for local employers.


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What happens next?

  1. We’ll take a look at your application
  2. We’ll review it in line with our client’s requirements and assess if you’re a match for the role
  3. We’ll call you for a chat about the position to learn a little more about you and your personal aspirations
  4. We’ll invite you in to Cummins Mellor HQ to meet with our team and discuss the next steps in your career

Not ready to apply?

Not ready to apply just yet? If you’re looking for some more information then please give us a call.

Speak to Beth Massaro


T: 01254 239363

E: beth@cumminsmellor.co.uk