The accounts clerk performs a variety of general accounting support tasks in an accounting department including verifying the accuracy of invoices and other accounting documents or records, updating and maintaining accounting journals, ledgers and other records detailing financial business transactions (e.g., disbursements, expense vouchers, receipts, accounts payable), entering data into computer system using defined computer programs, compiling data and preparing a variety of reports, and reconciling records with internal company employees and management.
Interested in becoming an accounts clerk?
Try one of these courses
- ICB National Diploma: Technical Financial Accounting
- ICB National Certificate: Bookkeeping (Junior Bookkeeper)
- ICB National Diploma: Certified Financial Accounting
- ICB FET Certificate: Bookkeeping (Certified Senior Bookkeeper)
Last updated: October 25th 2016