The publisher of Down
East magazine in Rockport is seeking a full-time Accountant with a working
knowledge of accounting systems, business operations, payroll and human
resource functions, bookkeeping, and account reconciliations. This position
requires a high level of attention to detail and problem solving, as well as a
thorough knowledge of accounting principles.
Payroll systems and processing
General ledger and sub-ledger reconciliations
Journal entry preparation
Data analysis and reporting
Various government filings
Accounts receivable and payable experience
Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel; experience with
Microsoft Access and Dynamics GP is a plus. Human resource systems and
knowledge is ideal.
Associate’s degree in accounting and/or five years of related
experience, preferably in a staff/GL accountant role.
Down East offers a competitive salary and benefits package
that includes insurances, 401(k) plan, generous time-off plans, and flexible
About Down East
Down East Enterprise, Inc. is a multimedia company based in Rockport, Maine. The company’s flagship publication, Down East: The Magazine of Maine is the largest paid circulation magazine dedicated to the Pine Tree State. For more than six decades, Down East has been the authority on Maine, and today continues to capture readers’ attention with an insider look at contemporary life in Maine. People who love Maine love Down East.