Staff Accountant

The Adecco office in South Portland, Maine is currently assisting a local business identify an experienced staff accountant to assist the controller and others in the accounting and finance team. The Staff Accountant will be responsible for assisting with the preparation of monthly financial analysis reports, developing and maintaining department budgets and generating cost reports. The successful candidate will also collect pertinent information for third party audits, oversee financial reporting and operations and will be the first point of contact for accounting issues.

The responsibilities are:

  • Prepare accounting related entries to numerous registers, journals and logs
  • Follow our company's established accounting processes Support accounts payable activities to ensure accuracy and timeliness of invoice creation and entry
  • Perform monthly bank settlements Regularly maintain detailed reconciliations of all balance sheet accounts
  • Provide detailed analyses and explanations of all transactions Prepare documentation for external auditors

To qualify:
  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance required 2+ years experience in accounting or related field
  • Proficient in Word and Excel
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills
  • Able to read and understand technical forms and financial reports
  • Willingness to establish and maintain effective working relationships 

  • Apply with Adecco

Reference number US_EN_99_020045_1203526