Data Entry Clerk Jobs

Data entry clerk jobs primarily involve maintaining paper based or computer files, such as lists of business contacts and customers for organisations, in both the private and public sectors. This information helps people to collate data for reference, strategic and communication purposes. Data entry clerk jobs will be required to input a high volume of numeric or alphanumeric information on to their companies in-house database systems or spreadsheets.  Data entry clerk jobs must also input information in an accurate manner and within the time constraints set out.

Data entry clerk jobs may also be required to source missing information via internet searches or contacting clients or customers to enable them to input the information correctly.  Data entry clerk jobs must have excellent knowledge of Microsoft packages, in particular Access and Microsoft Excel, and a general working knowledge of PC's is essential for any data entry clerk job.  A data entry clerk may also be required to assist in various other administrative or reception duties.

A data entry clerk may work for various organisations such as Call Centers, Banks & Financial Services organisations to Charity groups.  Data entry clerk jobs may be responsible for assisting with the design and implementing of a database as well as inputting information.

Data entry clerk jobs can work a variety of hours depending on the needs of the individual company.  A data entry clerk job may find that they can work various shift patterns and part time work is often available.

A data entry clerk may need to undergo testing at job interviews to check on the accuracy and speed at which they can type.  Data entry clerk jobs will have a starting salary of around £10,000 to £16,000 depending on experience.

Data entry clerk jobs can progress on to become a database administrator.  Levels of responsibilities vary widely, ranging from typing and inputting information to complete management of data.  Database administrators may also design, test and implement new systems.

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  1. Receptionist

    Location: Inverclyde

    Salary: £8.72 p/h

    Category: Receptionist

    Stafffinders are currently recruiting for a Receptionist in the Inverclyde area. 
    Salary: £8.75 per hour
    Tuesday - Friday (18.5hrs per week)
    Part-time, temporary ongoing.
    Holiday cover may be required - the successful candidate must be available to work 8.15am - 5.15pm.
    The role

    Answering telephone calls
    Meet and greet ...

  2. Helpdesk Advisor

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: £8.72 p/h

    Category: Switchboard Operator

    An opportunity has arisen for x2 Helpdesk Advisors to work within our clients business on a temporary basis for an initial 2-3 month period.
    This is a key role within the business ensuring all queries and problems are resolved and excellent customer service is delivered. Representing the brand in a ...

  3. Administrator

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £18000 to £22000 p/a

    Category: Office Administrator

    We are seeking an experienced Administrator to join our client in Edinburgh as a Support Consultant. This is a forward-thinking and supportive organisation who pride themselves in what they do for the staff and clients.

    The role

    Providing support to consultants and liaising with external recruitment/ HR managers.
    Liaising between ...

  4. Receptionist

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Receptionist

    Staffinders are seeking a receptionist based in Edinburgh. Due to the nature of the role, telephone experience is essential as the main point of contact. Excellent levels of customer service are essential for this role as you will be directly dealing with customers on a face to face basis. 
    The ...

  5. Residential Administrator

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Admin / Secretarial / PA

    Are you an experienced Administrator with an interest in Property?
    Are you highly organised and self-motivated?
    Do you want to work for a company who truly cares about their employee’s health and wellbeing?

    We are currently recruiting for a Residential Administrator to work for our client based in Glasgow ...

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