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Bookkeeper

Maintains and evaluates records of financial transactions in account books and computerised accounting systems.


Tasks Include:


  • keeping financial records, and maintaining and balancing accounts using manual and computerised systems
  • monitoring cash flow and lines of credit
  • preparing and producing financial statements, budget and expenditure reports and analyses using account books, ledgers and accounting software packages
  • preparing invoices, purchase orders and bank deposits
  • reconciling accounts against monthly bank statements
  • verifying recorded transactions and reporting irregularities to management
Specialisations
  • Financial Administration Officer
Job prospects for Bookkeepers in Victoria

Occupation in the Bookkeepers group include Bookkeeper

Employment prospects
There are currently 31,400 Bookkeepers in Victoria. Over the next five years, the size of this relatively large occupation is expected to remain similar. Employment prospects for the next five years are good.

Average weekly wage
$1,072.60

Hourly earnings
$30.70

For more information about this occupation at a national level visit the Job Outlook website. External link

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