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. Administrator

    Location: Paisley

    Salary: £11.00 to £11.00 p/h

    Category: Office Administrator

    Administrator - Inchinnan
    An excellent opportunity has arisen for a talented Administrator to join our client’s business in the Inchinnan area. This is a temporary on-going position that may have the scope to become a long term opportunity for the right candidate. This is an immediate start.

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  2. Administrator (part time)

    Location: Ayrshire South

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Office Administrator

    Administrator – Maybole, Glasgow  
    Stafffinders are delighted to be partnering with their established client during a busy period and are looking for an Administrator to join their care team on an initial 4-week temporary post. This could go on longer for the right person.
    This is an integral role within the ...

  3. Administrator (Paisley)

    Location: Paisley

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Office Administrator

    Administrator - Paisley
    An excellent opportunity has arisen for a talented and dedicated Administrator to join our clients forward thinking business based at their office based in Paisley. A well-established business with a great reputation in their field. This is initially an ongoing temporary assignment with the scope to lead to ...

  4. Receptionist

    Location: Ayr

    Salary: £18897

    Category: Receptionist

    Receptionist – South Ayrshire
    Stafffinders are urgently looking to recruit a receptionist, to join our third sector client based in South Ayrshire. This is a temporary position initially until end of Feb 2022. But has good scope to be longer term for the right person. You will be part of a ...

  5. Administrator

    Location: Paisley

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Office Administrator

    Administrator – Paisley
    An excellent opportunity has arisen for a talented and dedicated Administrator to join our clients forward thinking business based at their HQ in Paisley within their Customer Relations department. A well-established business with a great reputation in their field. This is initially an ongoing temporary assignment that could ...

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