The absolute minimum typing speed for data entry specialists 60 wpm, but 70 wpm is preferred. Applicants are selected, at least in part, on the basis of their performance. While experience will help you perform better, it is not strictly necessary.
The general characteristics required are a good listening ability, excellent English skills including punctuation and spelling, Internet research skills and following instructions and communicating well. The ability to maintain your computer (installing hardware and software, doing routine maintenance) is required.
Software for PCs (with Windows XP or later); Mac users can download the free ExpressScribe software.
Are you an enthusiastic data entry, processing or co-ordination professional?
Check out the main duties we require for this job and if you feel like you feet for this project, please apply.
Operate data entry devices to perform a variety of data entry and verification duties
Handle complex assignments
Work with numbers (i.e., add, subtract, multiply and divide)
Interested? If so, data entry, processing and/or co-ordination experience could be a plus, but not a must. Equally important will be your attention to detail and strong written and verbal communication skills.