No, the system tells you what change to give.
Answered - Counter clerk (Former Employee) - Southend-on-Sea, Essex
You are given paper and pencil
Computers do calculations, but good knowledge required so mistakes are obvious.
Answered - Sub Postmistress (Former Employee) - High Grove, Gatley
It's a good thing to do. It keeps you on the ball. You can work out change on the horizon system if you want to but if the system goes down and things are manual then your arithmetic abilities have to come into play.
Answered - Customer Service Advisor/Counter Clerk (Former Employee) - Harol Hill Rockford
The system will do it for you, but it's just quicker to do it mentally.
Answered - Project Coordinator (Former Employee) - Field Based