Here are some of the things you have to know about a bank accountant position. The job of a bank accountant is to keep, inspect and audit the financial records of the bank. You have to keep a record of all the financial transactions of the bank. Records of people who deposit and withdraw money, daily expenses of the bank, rewarding interest to customers, charging customers for various services and many other such services have to be checked by the bank accountant on a daily basis. The job of a bank accountant is quite risky as a lot depends on him. You need to perfect your basic accounting principles and get your theory right. You can directly approach a bank for the job or seek one from an employment agency.