Audit Accountant

Small regional CPA Tax, Accounting, and Advisory firm seeking Audit Accountant to join their firm. Highly competitive pay, great benefits, growth opportunities!

  • Portland, ME
  • $85,000 - $95,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Tony Marasco
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A bit about us:

Headquartered in Portland, ME we are leading the way as a top regional Accounting firm to work for! Our practice is built on the foundation that our people mean more to us than anything else! What that means for you, is that we expect you to enjoy a work life balance that promotes personal health, well being and family life! You will be part of a close-knit team of creative professionals and will be provided opportunities for continued growth, development, and recognition.

We provide accounting, assurance, tax planning and compliance, business advisory, and other services to our clients. We are looking for exceptional candidates that will help us continue to elevate our services and directly impact our clients' bottom line.

Are you a qualified accountant interested in working for a public accounting firm? If so, please continue to read as this role may be the one for you!

Why join us?

Top regional CPA firm to work for
Growth and continuous learning opportunities
Highly Competitive Salary
Benefits Include:
  • 401(k) & Profit Sharing Plan
  • Health Insurance
  • Section 125 Plan
  • Life Insurance
  • Parental Leave
  • Holiday + Generous PTO
  • Fridays off during summer months!

Job Details

Position Summary
We’re seeking a dynamic Audit Accountant for our Team in the Portland, ME office.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Become familiar with the firm’s policies and procedures
  • > Understand the rules, regulations and code of conduct of the AICPA
  • > Progress professionally by working towards passing the CPA exam
  • > When assigned to financial statement engagements:
  • Become familiar with FASB, GASB and AICPA pronouncements
  • Become proficient at preparing financial statements
  • Obtain exposure on the types of financial statement engagements offered by the firm
  • Assume responsibility for completion of compilations and review of financial statements.
  • > When assigned to tax engagements:
  • Become familiar with pertinent IRC sections and regulations
  • Obtain a working knowledge of research techniques and the various research sources available
  • Become proficient in the preparation of corporate, individual, partnership, fiduciary and other tax returns prepared by the firm
  • Assume responsibility for the completion of tax returns under the supervision of more experienced staff

Qualifications and Requirements:
  • Accounting majors are encouraged to apply if they are completing their degree by December 2021 or May 2022 and have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA
  • Experienced candidates with public accounting experience encouraged to apply as well
  • Candidates interested in studying/preparing for the CPA exam are preferred, but not required
  • Internship with a public accounting firm is a plus
  • Degree in Accounting or related field
  • Familiar with US GAAP
  • Strong Accounting systems and Excel skills

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master’s Degree in Accounting
  • CPA / CPA Eligible
  • Candidates with 150 credit hours at graduation are preferred, but not required
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Portland, ME
Job Type
$85,000 - $95,000