Accountant Jobs in South Portland, ME

Develop and maintain financial records. Accountants compile and compute business budgets, implement accounts payable and receivable, and develop reports in order to determine ways to slash costs and boost income. They are also in charge of the paying the company’s taxes and completing returns in a timely and accurate manner.

Accountants need a strong technical understanding of software like QuickBooks or SAP Business Suite. They should also be skilled at creating and reading charts/diagrams, interpreting statistics, prioritizing, and multitasking.

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Robert Half - Portland, ME (3 miles from South Portland, ME)
Your responsibilities as an Staff Accountant will be, but are not limited to assisting with year-end budgeting, journal entries, managing the cash applications and fixed assets....
1 day ago
Intuit - Portland, ME (3 miles from South Portland, ME)
What you'll bring A Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
8 days ago
WEX Inc - Portland, ME (3 miles from South Portland, ME)
Reconcile and/or review reconciliations of general ledger tax accounts. Analyze activity and propose adjustments as necessary....
10 days ago
Intuit - Portland, ME (3 miles from South Portland, ME)
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
Remote Work
Direct Apply

10 days ago
WEX - Portland, ME (3 miles from South Portland, ME)
Reconcile and/or review reconciliations of general ledger tax accounts. Analyze activity and propose adjustments as necessary....
11 days ago
Intuit - Portland, ME (3 miles from South Portland, ME)
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
Remote Work
Direct Apply

13 days ago
MaineHealth - Kennebunk, ME (20 miles from South Portland, ME)
Degree in Accounting, or a 2 year degree in Accounting with a minimum 5 years of experience in General Ledger procedures and producing financial statements in a healthcare setting preferred....
17 days ago
Catholic Charities - Portland, ME (3 miles from South Portland, ME)
The Staff Accountant is responsible for meeting all deadlines concerning general ledger reporting....
18 days ago
Intuit - Portland, ME (3 miles from South Portland, ME)
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
Direct Apply

20 days ago
Intuit - Portland, ME (3 miles from South Portland, ME)
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
Remote Work
Direct Apply

23 days ago
Town of Scarborough - Scarborough, ME (3 miles from South Portland, ME)
Duties include reviewing, processing and reconciling a variety of accounting functions and assignments, daily deposits, general ledger account reconciliations and friendly customer service....
23 days ago
Martin's Point Health Care - Portland, ME (3 miles from South Portland, ME)
Key Outcomes: + Responsible for the preparation and posting of journal entries to the general ledger. + Responsible for the reconciliation of various balance sheet accounts on a monthly basis. + Responsible...
27 days ago
Martin's Point Health Care - Portland, ME (3 miles from South Portland, ME)
Job Description Key Outcomes: Responsible for the preparation and posting of journal entries to the general ledger....
29 days ago
Intuit - Portland, ME (3 miles from South Portland, ME)
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
Direct Apply

30+ days ago
Portland, ME (3 miles from South Portland, ME)
Requirements Fixed Asset Accounting, Year-end Audits, Accounts Receivable (AR), Journal Entries, Budgeting, Reconciliations Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled finance and accounting professionals...
30+ days ago

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in South Portland, ME

This is the average annual salary for Accountant jobs in South Portland, ME as reported by the BLS.

$65,145

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Highest Education Level

Accountants in South Portland, ME offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.0%)
  • Master's Degree (27.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.9%)
  • High School or GED (5.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (4.0%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.0%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Accountants in South Portland, ME
  • 2-4 years (47.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (22.4%)
  • None (7.8%)
  • 1-2 years (7.0%)
  • 6-8 years (6.1%)
  • 4-6 years (5.6%)
  • 10+ years (2.2%)
  • 8-10 years (1.8%)

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