Data Entry Clerk

Community Action Program
DESCRIPTION

A Data Entry Clerk is responsible to update, maintain and retrieve information held on computer systems. Transfer information that is on paper to computer files. Verifying and preparing documents. He/she is responsible for reviewing data errors and resolving inconsistencies, and combining data from various sources.

RESPONSIBILITIES

A Data Entry Clerk is responsible to update, maintain and retrieve information held on coputer systems. Transfer information that is on paper to computer files. Verifying and preparing documents. He/she is responsible for reviewing data errors and resolving inconsistencies, and combining data from various sources.

Clerks may also input information into a specific form, proofread documents and files as well as maintain office machines and materials. Updating and maintaining information on computers or archives, operating data entry numeric, alphabetic or symbolic data accurately.


QUALIFICATIONS
  • Good computer skills

  • Ability to work in a busy environment

  • The understanding of data confidentiality issues

  • The ability to work quickly and accurately

  • Pay attention to detail

The Economic Opportunity Commission of Nassau County, Inc., a community action agency, through collaboration and partnership, empowers income-eligible families to gain the knowledge, skills and resources to improve the quality of their lives.

In pursuit of this mission, the EOC will:

•  Advocate on clients behalf to provide more opportunities and fewer barriers.

•  Provide educational and economic resources to increase client self-sufficiency.

•  Help reduce the causes and effects of poverty.

•  Foster citizen participation to initiate programs and improve existing services based      

    upon local community needs