ABOUT US

A1 Comms Group is one of the UK’s foremost mobile phone and communication solution providers. Established in Derbyshire in 1997, we have seen continued growth and success within the industry.  As an award-winning partner working with some of the best-known brands in mobile communications, we operate several high-end national brands specialising in both the B2B and consumer retail market.  As a company that invests so much in innovation, whether that is our people, products, or services, we are proud to lead progress within the industry with our talented and empowered people at the heart of what we do.

This role is being offered on a 6-month maternity cover contract and can be worked remotely. There may be ad hoc travel to our head office in Alfreton, Derbyshire, but this will not be on a regular basis.

THE ROLE

This role is being offered on a 6-month maternity cover contract.

We are seeking an experienced Financial Accountant with the ability to produce a range of financial reports, manage a small team, and implement a new accounts system for our B2B division. This is a well-rounded position and will see you covering revenue analysis, balance sheet reconciliation, and UK and international payments.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Submitting the Group VAT returns and payments
  • Spearheading project work for Yappl Ltd. (our B2B division) to implement a new accounts system
  • Manage and review the Sales & Purchase ledgers — daily management of a small team to review and motivate, and ensure all month end deadlines are met
  • Creating efficient methods for accounting and financial record-keeping and implementing them to assist in annual audit
  • Cashflow management and reporting – updating and maintaining cashflow with future payments and receipts, highlighting any potential risks and balance regularly with actual cash movement
  • Preparing and delivering accurate weekly/monthly/quarterly reports, as required, to the Head of Accounts and providing administrative support to the management team

THE SUCCESSFUL PERSON

We’re looking for an organised and analytical individual with experience in implementing new accounting systems and a proactive approach to problem solving. You will be well-versed in cashflow management and revenue analysis and ensure precision in your reporting.

Key Skills and Experience:

  • ACCA/CIMA or equivalent qualification
  • Previous experience working within a similar Financial Accountant position and confident in managing project work
  • Ability to manage, motivate and get the best out of a team
  • Computer literate with a strong working level of Excel
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and see tasks through to completion

WHAT WE OFFER

  • Salary of £40,000 – £45,000 dependent on experience (pro-rata for fixed-term contract)
  • Freedom and flexibility to work fully remote within the U.K.
  • 20 days holiday each year (increasing yearly up to 24) + bank holidays
  • Cashback Health Plan — to help you look after your everyday physical and mental health, with money back on a variety of dental/health checks, as well as access to counselling and GP advice
  • Pension scheme and life assurance plan
  • Long Service Awards to recognise employee milestones
  • Employee ‘Friends and Family Discount Scheme’
  • Bike to work scheme and free on-site parking

At A1 Comms, we celebrate our differences – and knowing what makes us different individually makes us greater as a team. We fully embrace diversity and inclusion, and are committed to building a team with a variety of backgrounds, skills, and views. Our business is about keeping people connected. Whether our customers or our staff; we aim to create a culture of connectedness and inclusion where everyone’s voice can be heard.

If this sounds like the career opportunity for you, we would love to discuss what we have to offer, please send your CV to [email protected]

 

PLEASE NOTE: That it is a regulatory requirement that a basic DBS check is carried out on all successful candidates.