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Career Details :: Credit Authorizers
Authorize credit charges against customers' accounts.
No previous work-related skill, knowledge, or experience is needed for these occupations. For example, a person can become a general office clerk even if he/she has never worked in an office before.
These occupations may require a high school diploma or GED certificate. Some may require a formal training course to obtain a license.
Employees in these occupations need anywhere from a few days to a few months of training. Usually, an experienced worker could show you how to do the job.
- Files sales slips in customer's ledger for billing purposes.
- Verifies credit standing of customer from information in files, and approves or disapproves credit, based on predetermined standards.
- Receives charge slip or credit application by mail, or receives information from salespeople or merchants by phone.
- Keeps record of customer's charges and payments and mails charge statement to customer.
- Prepares credit cards or charge account plates.
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General Work Activities
- Getting Information Needed to Do the Job
- Evaluating Information Against Standards
- Documenting/Recording Information
- Identifying Objects, Actions, and Events
- Processing Information
Frequent Work Context
- Provide a Service to Others
- Deal With External Customers
- Job-Required Social Interaction