Senior Accountant

Down East Community Hospital | Machias, ME, United States

Posted Date 9/19/2023

Location and hours:

Down East Community Hospital and Calais Community Hospital

Onsite, remote, or a blend

8 am - 4:30 pm. Some flexibility potential.

Job Summary:

Independently performs professional senior level accounting work. Accurately prepares financial statements and more complex statements and reports.


· Under supervision of the Accounting Manager, the Senior Accountant is and compliance with policies and procedures and in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).

· Responsible for various aspects of general accounting, including journal entries, cash management, account analysis and reconciliation.

· Ensures the preparation of accurate and timely monthly statements and supporting documentation.

· Provides audit support by completing requested schedules in a timely manner.

· Manages insurance coverage documentation and renewals.

· Research and review accounting issues and makes recommendations based on applicable accounting guidance and regulation.

· Oversees the payroll and AP functions.

· Provides training to associate accountants with the department.

· Assists with schedules for cost report preparation.

· Prepares assigned required reporting for the Hospital.

· Performs other duties as assigned or required.



· Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance, with at least three years of relevant experience, or a combination of education or experience from which comparable knowledge has been accumulated.

· Intermediate/Advanced Microsoft Excel skills

· Solid understanding of accounting processes and concepts

· Strong and respectful verbal and written communication skills

· Strong analytical skills

Job Type
Healthcare | Accounting

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