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Staff Accountant

Spectrum Generations | Augusta, ME

Spectrum Generations, Central Maine's Area Agency on Aging, is seeking a solutions-focused individual to join our established non-profit as a Senior Accountant.  This position reports to the Controller.

The Senior Accountant is a vital member of the Finance Team, working collaboratively with Senior Management and staff to achieve the strategic goals of the agency.  The ideal candidate will possess a thorough knowledge of established accounting principles and their application to business operations and accounting systems.

Duties include:
  • Prepares payroll reports for coding, records payroll cash out, and journal entries
  • Maintains general ledger to include the preparation of journal entries, accounts analysis and reconciliation, and setting up new accounts
  • Reconciles Rep Payee bank statements
  • Maintains subsidiary schedules; building maintenance, payroll, municipal funding, donations, and taxes
  • Assists in the budgeting process by providing managers with historical data
  • Audit and filing preparations
  • Data analysis and reporting
Skills and Abilities:
  • Understanding of the principles of accounting and standards of internal control
  • High level of proficiency in financial functions in Excel
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Must be flexible, collaborative and have a positive attitude
  • Ability to work independently and handle multiple priorities with minimal supervision, as well as work as part of a team
Education and Experience:
  • BS in Accounting
  • 2-4 years of accounting experience; fiscal auditing experience highly desired

Spectrum Generations offers a competitive benefits package, including employer-contributed health and dental insurance, employer-paid short term and long term disability, employer-paid life insurance, a voluntary accident plan, medical and dependent care flexible spending accounts, 401(k) with employer match, 11 paid holidays and generous PTO accrual.

Posted On: 01/09/18
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Accounting, Non-profit
Job Type: Regular
Job Status: Full Time
Minimum Degree: Bachelor's Degree
Pay Type: Annual Salary
Salary: $40,000 - $45,000
Similar Jobs: Within 25 miles of 04330, Accounting, Non-profit

Additional Contact Info

Contact: Amy Morissette

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