Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks

Military Training

Job training consists of classroom instruction, including practice in handling and storing stock. Further training occurs on the job and through advanced courses. Course content typically includes:

  • Stock control and accounting procedures
  • Procedures for shipping, receiving, storing, and issuing stock
  • Procedures for handling medical and food supplies
  • Movement, storage, and maintenance of ammunition

General Qualifications

Computer skills. Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks need basic computer skills. They should be comfortable using spreadsheets and bookkeeping software. Detail oriented. These clerks are...

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Most Common Education

Most Common Education


  • Clerical
  • Mathematics
  • English Language
  • Economics and Accounting
  • Customer and Personal Service
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