Accountant Jobs in Maine

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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Brunswick, ME
Essential duties and responsibilities include the following: * Accounting journals and reconciliations related to inventory and assets * Prepare journal entries, schedules, and analysis related to month-end...
2 days ago
CTG - Portland, ME
Provide support for general ledger and internal DDA reconciliations for various Bank applications. Perform research and analysis on reconcilement exceptions....
1 day ago
Maine Drilling & Blasting - Gardiner, ME
of general ledger accounts, research and resolve routine exceptions independently + Reconciliation of bank statements monthly and record necessary journal entries + Review general ledge transactions...
1 day ago
Department of Defense - Limestone, ME
Accounting Principles (GAAP); 2) Independently applying analytical and evaluative methods and techniques to evaluate and interpret accounting data, financial statements and reports, processes, accounting...
1 day ago
Freeport, ME
Local Real Estate Management firm seeking part time bookkeeper/accountant. Flexible days and hours available....
1 day ago
Robert Half - Brunswick, ME
Job Requirements: Grant Accounting, Grant Management, Financial Analysis, General Ledger Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping...
2 days ago
Wipfli LLP - Augusta, ME
statements and footnotes, management reports, and other engagement output + Adhere to prescribed budgets and deadlines + Develop technical competency with GAAP, especially related to assigned product...
21 hours ago
State of Maine, Bureau of Human Resources - Augusta, ME
Experience must demonstrate comprehension and application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles ( GAAP ) and Governmental Accounting Standards Board ( GASB ) guidelines and must demonstrate the...
3 days ago
Black & Veatch - Augusta, ME
Hire Only for this Project : No Job Family Finance Job Code 1764 Job Grade 003 Salary Plan FIN : Finance Job Summary Responsible for the preparation and entry of payroll related general ledger journal...
5 days ago
Augusta, ME
Experience must demonstrate comprehension and application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) guidelines and must demonstrate the ability...
5 days ago
State of Maine, Bureau of Human Resources - Augusta, ME
Experience must demonstrate comprehension and application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles ( GAAP ) and Governmental Accounting Standards Board ( GASB ) guidelines and must demonstrate the...
8 days ago
Waldo Community Action Partners - Belfast, ME
Understanding of GAAP accounting and Financial Statements....
11 days ago
ProSearch - South Portland, ME
* Record other regular entries including payroll journal entries* Ad hoc analysis* Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions....
19 days ago
Wex - South Portland, ME
Records, classifies, and summarizes financial transactions and events in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP)....
24 days ago
Hampden, ME
SENIOR ACCOUNTANT REQUIREMENTS: CPA Preferred, Bachelor's Degree 5+ Years of Public Accounting in Tax Demonstrated Client Communication Skills SENIOR ACCOUNTANT SALARY & REQUIREMENTS: Competitive Salary...
24 days ago

Demographic Data for Maine

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Maine

This is the average annual salary for Accountant jobs in Maine as reported by the BLS.

$65,145

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Accountants in Maine offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.1%)
  • Master's Degree (27.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.9%)
  • High School or GED (5.4%)
  • 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 Maine
  • 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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