Company Accountant

Job Description

An opportunity has arisen to join our successful, experienced and growing team in Fortress Diagnostics. This is an excellent opportunity to join a high-performing organisation that can provide an amazing platform for driven individuals who wants to be at the top of the industry globally.

The Role:

The successful candidate must be a fully qualified Accounts Technician or a recently Qualified Accountant who will have overall responsibility for managing the finances of our business. You should be able to demonstrate leadership and managerial ability with strong decision-making skills. You should have a professional and presentable manner with strong confidence in your ability.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Full day to day management of all financial aspects of the business to include credit control, payroll, sales ledgers, purchase ledgers, budget control, legislative requirements in all forms, annual cash-flow planning & management.
  • Preparation of monthly management accounts and accounts pack
  • Reconciliation of Balance Sheet Accounts
  • Assist in production of budgets and quarterly forecasts
  • Preparation of Statutory Accounts in line with IFRS standards
  • VAT and Intrastat Returns
  • Matching receipts and reconciling GRNI accruals each month
  • Preparing monthly journal entries as needed
  • Any other duties that may be deemed appropriate to this role


The Ideal Candidate:

  • Professionally qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA), part-qualified will also be considered with significant management accounting experience.
  • Third level education in an accountancy or business related field
  • Excellent IT knowledge & full versatility in accounts & payroll packages
  • Experience of operating within a medium to large organisation
  • Experience of producing management accounts including full profit and loss, cash flow and balance sheet reviews
  • Experience of managing Company bank accounts including reconciliation, balance sheet reporting and cash flow
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, with a high level of efficiency in Excel spread sheets
  • Experience of a variety of accounting software packages e.g SAP
  • Enjoy working as part of a team and achieving shared goals and objectives
  • Inquisitive and analytical
  • Flexible and adaptable able to demonstrate strong business acumen, with entrepreneurial vision.
  • The behavioral competencies that is essential for the job:
  • Team player with the ability to conduct work with utmost confidentiality, professionalism and integrity
  • Strong mentoring skills and leadership skills to develop a highly effective team
  • Excellent interpersonal, relationship-building, and verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills and high attention to detail
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and priorities with a high attention to detail
  • Ability to work on own initiative & reach deadlines
  • Complies with regulatory, statutory and company procedures at all times

In return this role:

Will provide a strong salary package, good holiday benefits and private healthcare.
Opportunity for a great career path.
Job Type: Full-time


Accounting: 6 years (Preferred)

Certificate of Higher Education (Preferred)

  • CIMA (Preferred)
  • ACA (Preferred)
  • ACCA (Preferred)
  • Job Duties:

Monitoring company accounts and conducting quarterly reviews
Accounts payable
Accounts receivable
Profit-and-loss statements
Tax preparation
Expense reports
Cost reduction proposals
Budgets and forecasting activities
Conducting internal audits for policy adherence
Preparing year-end file for audit and dealing with queries
Presenting budgets and reports to upper management
Additional Duties:

Account reconciliation
Data entry
Invoice processing

If you are interested in this role please contact

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