A financial secretary's job description includes supporting the accounting department of a corporation. The financial secretary also coordinates everyday financial business, including incoming money and taxes.
To be successful in a financial secretary position, a background in corporate accounting and finance is recommended. A financial secretary needs to be well organized and able to keep accurate and detailed records. Some responsibilities of a financial secretary include managing financial reports, receiving incoming payments and maintaining accurate accounts payable records. Administrative tasks are also part of a financial secretary's position, which include preparing invoices, answering and returning phone calls, and email correspondence.