Employment Opportunities




Coastal Enterprises, Inc. (CEI) is a private nonprofit community development corporation/community development financial institution providing financing, technical assistance and policy development to support small businesses, natural resources, community facilities and affordable housing. CEI seeks enthusiastic team player to assume high level responsibility of Senior Staff Accountant.

Qualifications:  To perform the Senior Staff Accountant job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the following duties: support budget development, as well as monitor results to ensure budgetary variance analysis and compliance with applicable regulations and policies; oversee appropriate charging against program and intercompany budgets; work with the Director of Accounting to coordinate and integrate timely, reconciled and accurate financial statements, reporting and analysis; provide guidance, training and advice to all Fund Accountants; assist the Director of Accounting with month end, quarter end and year end closing processes and reconciliations of all balance sheet and general ledger accounts; manage accounting and reporting for loan activity; manage and maintain master file of all grants and awards; with the CFO to develop appropriate Asset Liability Matching, Cash-flow Analysis and reporting tools; perform internal and external reporting and analysis.

Strong nonprofit, governmental or banking accounting background is required as well as holding a CPA or MBA.  Experience with budget preparation and control, compliance, management and financial reporting is necessary in addition to a proficiency with Excel and computerized accounting systems. Strong analytical capabilities along with effective verbal and written communications, problem solving and interpersonal skills as well as a knowledge of A-133, A-110 and other relevant governmental fund accounting requirements is beneficial.

Please send cover letter, resume and sample of past work via e-mail, fax or mail to:

HR Department
Coastal Enterprises, Inc
30 Federal Street
Brunswick, Maine 04011

Tel: 207-504-5900; Fax: 207-882-7308

email: employment@ceimaine.org (please put HR Department in the subject line)


The board and staff of Coastal Enterprises, Inc. (CEI) value diversity in all aspects
of program participation and employment.  CEI is an equal opportunity provider.