Accounting Officer (Occupation Code : 242209)

The path to becoming a Accounting Officer

Description

Determines whether the annual financial statements of a company or close corporation are in agreement with the accounting records of the company or corporation; reviews the appropriateness of the accounting policies represented to the accounting officer a

Tasks

Preparing, examining, or analysing accounting records, financial statements, or other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards.

Developing, implementing, modifying, and documenting recordkeeping and accounting systems, making use of current computer technology.

Reporting to management regarding the finances of the organisation.

Analysing business operations, trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations, to project future revenues and expenses or to provide advice.

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