Article Title: Financial Analyst

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Knowledge of Financial Contract Management

Penquis, a social services agency serving Penobscot, Piscataquis, and Knox counties for 50 years is currently seeking a full-time (40 hours/week; benefits eligible) Financial Analyst to fill a vacancy within our Finance team.  The Financial Analyst participates in the budgeting and fiscal compliance processes within the agency.   

Location: Bangor, Maine

The Financial Analyst will assist the Chief Financial Officer in all functional areas and have primary responsibility for financial contract management and reporting within your department. You assist in monthly preparation of financial statements, monthly budget report analysis, IRS Form 990 preparation and annual audit assistance.  You work closely with the fiscal staff and senior program staff to ensure that all contract budgets are accurate.  You report to the departmental staff, the Finance Director and the Chief Financial Officer on the progress of contract budgets vs. actual expenditures.

Requirements include a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related field, at least 5 years’ experience in a busy accounting office, and excellent computer skills, including experience in computer-based accounting applications, as well as spreadsheet and word processing programs.  The successful candidate will have the ability to work independently, show initiative, provide leadership, prioritize multiple projects, meet deadlines, and thrive in a fast-paced diversified workplace. 

The salary range for this position is $54,653 to $81,980, commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Upon hire and periodically thereafter, must comply with Penquis background check requirements with satisfactory results as outlined in current contract provisions. 

Penquis offers an excellent benefits package and competitive wages, and opportunities for educational advancement, certification, and coursework. For more information email:  or call 207-973-3500 (TDD: 207-973-3520). Please apply by clicking the APPLY TODAY button below.

In addition to an application, please provide a cover letter and current resume. 

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Penquis complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations concerning employees, including those pertaining to mandatory COVID-19 vaccination.  This includes rules associated with the State of Maine healthcare mandate, as well as U.S. DHHS rules requiring vaccinations within our Head Start programs.  It is the expectation that all Penquis employees will adhere to our COVID-19 Vaccination Policy. 

In accordance with federal regulations, Penquis does not discriminate.  Reasonable accommodations will be made for otherwise qualified persons with disabilities.  Penquis is a tobacco and smoke free workplace. #HP

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