Accounting Assistant

Job Locations US-ME-Portland
Regular Full-Time


BerryDunn is seeking qualified full-time Accounting Assistant to join our Healthcare Practice Group. You will be responsible for providing support to our service teams across range of industries and will handle confidential and sensitive information in a discreet and professional manner, and demonstrate organizational skills with a high degree of attention to detail.  You will have the ability to prioritize/reprioritize daily work, work independently and in a team and the capacity for individual technical growth.  This position is planned to sit primarily in Portland, ME to support client work serviced from this location. 


You Will:

  • Provide accounting support including planning, basic preparation of financial statements and general journal entries
  • Proof and assist with preparation of client deliverables
  • Interact with our clients helping to manage the flow of requested information
  • Execute consulting and assurance tasks (don’t worry we will teach you these!)
  • Serve as an “in-the-office” resource for remote and traveling team members


You Have:

  • Associates degree or Bachelor’s degree
  • Working knowledge of the general ledger, basic financial statements and adjusting entries
  • Attention to detail and quality
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and presentation skills
  • Ability to stay ahead of projects and manage multiple priorities
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team-based, collaborative environment
  • Proficiency with the Microsoft Suite of software (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

BerryDunn collects our employee’s COVID-19 vaccination status, so that we can comply with client and public health requirements and recommendations as necessary.

Our Benefits:

We value our employees and offer a variety of attractive benefits, in addition to being part of a high-powered, effective team! Here are just a few of our attractive benefits:

  • Health, Dental, Rx and Vision Insurance
  • Health Savings Account (HSA); Employer contribution
  • Responsible Paid-Time-Off policy, including Paid Family Leave
  • 401(K) profit sharing plan with employer match after one year
  • Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Long-term Disability Insurance
  • Long-term Care Insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement, Continuing Professional Education, and CPA Exam
  • Wellness Programs
  • Mentor Programs

About BerryDunn:

BerryDunn is a CPA and Management Consulting firm with over 800 employees throughout the country that provide a full range of services including Management and IT Consulting, Health Analytics/Actuarial Consulting, Audit, Accounting, and Tax. We are headquartered in Portland, Maine, with offices in Arizona, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and West Virginia. BerryDunn has maintained steady growth over its 40+ year history, and the firm is regularly named to national “Top 100” lists, including recent recognition for being a “fastest-growing” firm. We partner with clients across the United States and Canada, and we attribute our growth to attracting, developing, and retaining outstanding employees who help our clients create, grow, and protect value. 


We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.


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