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What is data capturing?
Data capturing is gathering information from various sources and inputting (capturing) this into a computerised system. Information is crucial for any business and therefore there is a huge demand for data captures. Data capture clerks can find jobs in all industries. A few examples of these industries include (but are not limited to):
What are the duties of a data capturer?
- Gathering and preparing documents or information for data entry.
- Liaising with team members to ensure all source information is complete and accurate.
- Capturing the data into a computerised system, software or database.
- Performing daily backups.
- Maintaining a good filing system.
- Performing clerical duties like printing, scanning, email, or faxing.
- Preparing reports.
- Creating digital format of handwritten documents.
What are the requirements of a data capturer?
- High School Diploma or equivalent diploma/degree.
- 1-2 years experience in a similar role. Some companies may offer entry-level data capture roles.
- Excellent typing skills.
- Intermediate to advanced computer skills.
- The ability to process high volumes of data accurately.
- A keen eye for detail.
- Ability to sit in front of a computer for extended periods of time.
- Good time management skills and the ability to work to deadlines.
- Good understanding of administration and clerical operations.
- A good understanding of filing systems.
- Good communication skills, both verbal and written.
- Organisational skills.
The benefits of data capture jobs
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