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Database Assistant

Database Assistant

  • Location:

    City of London, London

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  • Contract type:

    Temporary / Interim

  • Salary:

    £0.00 - £12.95 per hour

  • Contact:

    Natasha Abbott

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    3 MONTHS

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Short description of role:

Our client, a leading health charity based in the City of London, are looking for a database assistant with strong data support experience, ideally Salesforce, to support the Database Manager to gather and validate information about local care and support services across the UK.

Key Duties:

  • To select, edit, categorise and input records on local care and support services into the database.
  • To maintain and enforce data integrity, through consistent implementation of record management procedures.
  • As part of a formal quality review process, to periodically review existing records, ensuring the accuracy and completeness of data and data sets
  • To liaise with external service providers and other organisations to verify the accuracy and quality of service records
  • Respond to email or telephone queries.

Skills and Experience:

  • Fully computer and internet literate, with thorough knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, relational databases, search conventions, and the ability to learn new IT skills as needed.
  • Experience of using database software, preferably Salesforce
  • Good communication and excellent writing and editing skills
  • Experience of working in information services in either the voluntary or public sector, including responding to enquiries from service providers
  • Able to understand and interpret complex information and convey its meaning in and accessible form
  • Able to plan, prioritise and deliver to deadlines, managing own workload effectively
  • Excellent attention to detail and an accurate and consistent approach to work
  • Able to work independently and also collaboratively as part of a small team
  • Good interpersonal and time management skills

If you are interested in applying, please email your CV quoting the reference number in the subject line.