Associate Accountant

Job Number 54517
Posted 5/3/2018
Account EMHS
Department Accounting - Corporate
Location EMHS - Cianchette Building, Brewer, ME 04412
Schedule Regular Full-time
Shift Day
Hours 8:00am-4:30pm
Job Details Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems (EMHS) is seeking a qualified person to fill the position of Associate Accountant. EMHS provides financial services to a variety of member organizations and the Associate Accountant will be a supporting member of the accounting team responsible for servicing these EMHS member organizations.Under the direction of the Accounting Manager, the Associate Accountant performs a variety of duties ranging from the detailed recordkeeping and general accounting functions including posting of daily deposits and miscellaneous receipts. Responsible for the preparation of billings, journal entries, reconciliation of bank statements, and certain balance sheet accounts along with other various aspects of accounting. Other responsibilities include maintenance of contract binders, misc. accounts receivable, prepaid schedules, account analyses, customer account collections and other duties as assigned.

Education/Experience Requirements:
  • High school diploma or equivalent required. At least three (3) years' general accounting experience or an associate's degree in business or accounting strongly preferred.

Other Skills Required:
  • Skilled use of PC's and 10-key as well as Microsoft Word and Excel required. Strong typing skills required. Preferred knowledge of QuickBooks and Lawson General Ledger. Excellent communication skills both oral and written. Must be detail oriented, organized and demonstrate excellent customer service skills.

Physical Requirements: must be able towork at a computer for the majority of the work day.

Working Environment: Office environment - open cubical

Equal Opportunity Employment
We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, protected veteran status, national origin, genetic information or any other legally protected status.