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1220.0 - ANZSCO - Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations, 2013, Version 1.2  
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UNIT GROUP 5512 BOOKKEEPERS


    BOOKKEEPERS maintain and evaluate records of financial transactions in account books and computerised accounting systems.

    Indicative Skill Level:
    Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.

    In Australia:

      AQF Certificate II or III (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

    In New Zealand:
      NZ Register Level 2 or 3 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

    At least one year of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.

    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
    • may be required to prepare forms reporting business tax entitlements and obligations such as the amount of goods and services tax paid and collected

    Occupation:
      551211 Bookkeeper

551211 BOOKKEEPER

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

    Skill Level: 4

    Specialisation:

      Financial Administration Officer


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