Brokerage clerks order and record the sale of bonds, commodities, securities and stocks.Brokerage clerks compute and record data related to security transactions and are typically employed by companies who work with investors. Brokerage clerks assist brokers, who need help with contacting customers, processing paperwork, taking orders and informing clients of changes. Additional duties may include calculating transfer taxes or distributing dividends. A financial accounting knowledge is essential in order to pursue this career.
Interested in becoming a brokerage 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