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. Helpdesk Advisor

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: £8.50 p/h

    Category: Telephonist

    Our client based in Glasgow are looking for three Helpdesk Advisors with Contact Centre experience to communicate with customers via telephone (incoming and outgoing calls) directing to relevant departments etc… and logging calls as you speak to them, so proficient use of MS Office packages , word and excel etc.. would ...

  2. Receptionist

    Location: Inverclyde

    Salary: £8.50 p/h

    Category: Receptionist

    Stafffinders are currently recruiting for a Receptionist in the Inverclyde area. 
    Salary: £8.00 - £8.50 per hour
    Tuesday - Friday (18.5hrs per week)
    Part-time, temporary ongoing.
    Holiday cover may be required, successful candidate must be available to work full-time 8.15 - 5.15
    Duties include:

    Answering telephone calls
    Meet ...

  3. Data Entry

    Location: Glasgow City Centre

    Salary: £8.89 p/h

    Category: Data Entry Clerk

    An exciting opportunity has come up for a Data Entry Clerk to work with our client in the Glasgow city centre area.
    This is initially a 12-week position with an immediate start. This role is full-time Monday to Friday 9-5pm.
    Hourly rate = £9.50 p/h
    This is a key ...

  4. Relief Operator

    Location: Paisley

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Switchboard Operator

    An exciting opportunity has emerged for a Relief Operator to join our well established client in the Paisley area.
    This is a permanent, full time position.
    Due to the nature of the business, there is a minimum of 48 hours per week (Some weekend work required) This role will operate ...

  5. Clerical Officer

    Location: Motherwell

    Salary: £10.65 p/h

    Category: Admin / Secretarial / PA

    aAn opportunity has arisen for an Administration Assistant to work with our client based in the North Lanarkshire area.
    This role will be for atleast 6 months. It is full-time, Mon-Fri, 9-5pm. To be considered for this role, you must have good Administration experience and preferably be from a housing ...

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