Financial and Accounting Technicians

Financial and accounting technicians work alongside accountants and other financial professionals in managing the financial affairs of organisations.

Entry Reqirements

Level 3 NVQ; A Levels

Typical Tasks

  • Monitors accounting systems to determine accounts are being maintained effectively and provides information on accounting practices to auditors.
  • Ensures invoices and payments are correct and sent out on time.
  • Liaises with clients to ensure that payments are made on time and credit limits are not exceeded.
  • Produces, collates and reports financial information for managers.
  • Maintains profit and loss accounts, budgets, cash flow forecasts and other accounting records.

Desired Skills

Critical Thinking, Active Learning, Active Listening, Mathematics, Reading Comprehension, Writing, Learning Strategies, Monitoring, Speaking, Science

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