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You might hire a data entry clerk to:

  • Acquire data and enter it into databases, while verifying informational accuracy
  • Review data for errors or redundancies, and make corrections accordingly

  • Develop systems and processes for efficiently capturing information, and instruct others on these new approaches

  • Generate data reports, store results in databases, and back up outdated information

Required skills and qualifications Preferred skills and qualifications
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Proficient in multiple languages
Capable with office equipment, including computers, phones, calculators, and scanners
Able to type 80 words per minute (WPM)
Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Google Workspace, and other office productivity tools
Experience in developing internal processes and filing systems
Proclivity for maintaining confidentiality
Superb attention to detail