Staff Accountant

at Bar Harbor Bank & Trust in Bar Harbor, Maine, United States

Job Description


Bar Harbor Bankshares, an independent community banking organization that encourages and supports the personal and professional development of its employees, dedicates itself to consistent service of the highest level for all customers, and recognizes its responsibility to be an active participant in, and advocate for, community growth and prosperity. If you would like to be part of this great mission, please read on.

Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, one of New England’s top financial institutions is looking for a responsible and dedicated individual to join our Finance team in the role of Staff Accountant to assist in a variety of functions in support of the accounting team.


+ Maintain fixed asset and prepaid ledgers

+ Preparation of journal entries and reconciliation of general ledger accounts

+ Manage cash balances in the Bank’s accounts

+ Support the month, quarter and year-end financial close

+ Provides support on team projects, as directed.

+ Enthusiastically support the Bank’s Guiding Principles and Brand Behaviors.

+ Adhere to regulatory requirements, such as Anti-Money Laundering and Bank Secrecy Act.

+ Comprehend and adhere to federal banking regulations in accordance with Bar Harbor Bank & Trust’s policies and procedures.

Required Education & Experience:

+ Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance

+ 3+ years prior experience in Accounting

+ Public accounting and/or bank experience is a plus, but not required

+ Strong organizational and analytical skills; able to manage priorities and workflow

+ Strong attention to detail

+ Ability to work effectively and independently

+ Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, especially excel

Bar Harbor Bank & Trust offers: competitive pay, referral incentives, an employee stock purchase plan, medical/dental/vision/life insurance plans, paid holidays, 401(k) plan, paid time off, a wellness program, continuing education benefits, and more!

Bar Harbor Bank & Trust is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disability and Protected Veteran.

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Job Posting: JC214808106

Posted On: Jun 03, 2022

Updated On: Aug 13, 2022