Under general supervision, the Accounting Clerk computes, calculates, and posts statistical, numerical, and financial data to customer accounts. Accounting clerk positions are usually entry-level. Typical duties include matching invoices to purchase orders or vouchers, performing data entry, and assisting with the processing of accounts payable and accounts receivable. Accounting Clerks research customer accounts to ensure that monies are posted accurately and that all short pays are researched and addressed within a reasonable time. The Accounting Clerk must work closely with the Sales Department in regards to credits and short pays.
Candidates should have solid interpersonal skills, as well as proficiency with Microsoft Office applications. A high school diploma or equivalent is required.