A customer order clerk performs a wide variety of duties; see the list below for a list of typical job tasks:
A customer order clerk must have at least a college degree and 1-2 years job experience. Accounting and order entry skills are mandatory. An order clerk must be extremely organized and have the ability to multi-task. A customer order clerk must be detail oriented and accurate in taking orders and filling out reports. Strong verbal and written communication skills are essential. A clerk must be comfortable with redundant work and minute day-to-day variety. Social skills are also vital for a clerk, as they will be in constant communication with others.