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Data Entry Clerk in Boston, MA at Staffing Now

Date Posted: 1/26/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Detail Focused Data Entry Clerk Wanted!


Temp to Perm
Boston, Ma


Job Duties:

  • Transfer data from paper formats into computer files or database systems using keyboards, data recorders or optical scanners
  • Type in data provided directly from customers and clients
  • Create spreadsheets with large numbers of figures without mistakes
  • Verify data by comparing it to source documents
  • Update existing data
  • Retrieve data from the database or electronic files as requested
  • Perform regular backups to ensure data preservation
  • Sort and organize paperwork after entering data to ensure it is not lost


Job Requirements:

  • Proven experience as data entry clerk
  • Fast typing skills; Knowledge of touch typing system is strongly preferred
  • Excellent knowledge of word processing tools and spreadsheets (MS Office Word, Excel etc.)
  • Working knowledge of office equipment and computer hardware
  • Basic understanding of databases
  • Oral and written and customer service skills
  • Great attention to detail