Maintains and evaluates records of financial transactions in account books and computerised accounting systems.
Training time - No data available -
Average pay $47,954
Employment prospects Strong
Employment size 33,800

What does a Bookkeeper do?

  • 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


  • Financial Administration Officer

Related courses

Government-subsidised training is marked with this symbol
Certificate III in Accounts Administration
Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping
Diploma of Payroll Services