Accounting Clerk (Female, Age 27) in Mount Pleasant, FL

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At a Glance

Current Job

Basic data on your current job

Job TitleAccounting Clerk
Salary$28,000
Other Compensation None Set
Hours/Week40
Company Size(not answered)
LocationMount Pleasant, FL
Years Experience2 years

Career Ratings

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Years in Career0
Education(not answered)
Income Rating0 / 10
Interest Rating0 / 10
Work-Life Rating0 / 10
Fulfilment Rating0 / 10

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Current job Q&A

Describe the type of organization you work for.
Homes and Land, Magazine

Describe your job role and responsibilities.
I do A/R, A/P, mainly data entry.

Please list an additional benefits (beyond compensation) that you receive.
401k, vacation, health insurance

Do you feel you are under/over or well/fairly compensated at your current position?
well

Does your job entail you working with others on a daily basis? Is this something you like/dislike about your job? Please explain.
yes, i work with others, i like interacting with other people

Do you work collaboratively with supervisors/managers?
Yes

Do you work collaboratively with your co-workers?
Yes

Describe your work location (e.g., office, home, theatre, in the field) and what you like/dislike about working in it.

Please rate each of the following aspects of your current job on a scale of 1-10 (10 being the highest/best):
Income: 1
Benefits: 3
Hours: 4
Co-Workers: 2
Supervisors: 8
Job Title: 7
Level of Responsibility: 5
The Actual Work: 6

A day in the life of…

Please describe a typical workday for you in your current job:

5am to 6am
6am to 7am
7am to 8amI got to work at about 7:30 this morning. I clocked in then I went and got my coffee and started working. The first think I do is print out the credit card reports and put them in the daily spreadsheet. Then I print out three copies and give them to the appropriate people.
8am to 9amNext I go through my email and print out the credit cards that need to be run and the invoices that need to be generated. I then do the invoices that need to be done.
9am to 10amNext I run all the credit cards that came in since yesterday. After running them I email any declines back to the customers.
10am to 11amAfter that, I post up the payments. I apply them to the oldest invoics first unless the spreadsheet has the invoice they want them applied to on it.
11am to 12pmI go to lunch between 11-12.
12pm to 1pmWhen i return from lunch I do more credit cards and posting of the payments. I may have some checks to deposit as well. I take the checks and endorse them and then scan them and upload them to the bank website.
1pm to 2pmI post up the check payments and the credit card payments.
2pm to 3pmIf anymore cards have come in by now then I will run them and email back any declined cards.
3pm to 4pmI will post up the credit card payments and generate invoices that need to be sent out.
4pm to 5pmDuring the last hour of work, i just make sure I have everything done that needs to be done before I call it a day.
5pm to 6pmI commute back home between 5 and 6pm.
6pm to 7pm
7pm to 8pm
8pm to 9pm
9pm to 10pm
10pm to 11pm
11pm to 12am

Long-term career plans

Is your current employment part of your overall career plan? Why or why not?
sure, i plan to work until i have children

What are your current career goals?
none really

Is there anything else you would like to share about your career?

Prior work history

Please list your most recent jobs prior to this current job:

TitleLengthSalaryDescription
Prior Job 1ACCOUNTING CLERK1 YEAR12/HOURenter deposits, take deposits to bank, apply deposits to invoices in computer
Prior Job 2

Educational background

Please list your educational background:

High School GPA:4

GPASchoolDegree
College (Undergraduate)
or Technical/Vocational
2.5university of floridan/a
Graduate or Professional
(Masters or Doctorate)

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