Accounting and bookkeeping clerks

Role Responsibilities

  • Checking figures, postings, and documents for correct entry, mathematical accuracy, and proper codes
  • Operating computers programmed with accounting software to record, store, and analyze information
  • Classifying, recording, and summarizing numerical and financial data to compile and keep financial records, using journals and ledgers or computers
  • Calculating, preparing, and issuing bills, invoices, account statements, and other financial statements according to established procedures
  • Compiling statistical, financial, accounting or auditing reports and tables pertaining to such matters as cash receipts, expenditures, accounts payable and receivable, and profits and losses

    Skill level