Accounts Clerk (Occupation Code : 431101)

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Monitors creditor and debtor accounts, and undertakes related routine documentation. May work in a call centre.


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 tables pertaining to such matters as cash receipts, expenditures and accounts payable and receivable.

Alternate Occupation Names

Accounts Payable or Receivable Clerk

Audit Clerk

Account Coordinator / Controller

Billing Administrator / Representative / Officer

Creditors Clerk

Debtors Clerk

Ledger Clerk

Settlement Clerk / Officer

Accounting Clerk

Assets Clerk / Coordinator

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