The fundamental reason that this position exists is to perform skilled clerical accounting tasks involving the application of bookkeeping principles to the maintenance of financial accounts and records. Based on specific job assignment, work functions may include reviewing, preparing and entering information from source and support documents, managing accounts, performing accounts payable tasks, performing general clerical duties, preparing bank deposits, compiling data for a variety of reports, and performing accounts receivable tasks. Account Clerks are supervised by a variety of different classifications depending on their assignment.
High school or GED, successful completion of two bookkeeping or accounting courses, and two years of accounting clerical experience. Six months of additional accounting clerical experience can substitute for the two courses.
NOTE: Qualifying education, training and experience that provide the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job will be considered.