You might hire an accounting clerk to:

  • Keep your financial records updated
  • Prepare reports and reconcile bank statements

  • Run accounting software and bookkeeping programs

  • Process business transactions

Required skills and qualifications Preferred skills and qualifications
Knowledge of basic principles of finance, accounting, and bookkeeping
Formal training in accounting
Attention to detail
Experience in administrative or accounting roles
Excellent time management skills
Collaborative working style
Proficiency with or passionate for math
Strong communication skills
Ability to learn new technologies
Understanding of budgeting and bookkeeping software