Data Input - German Speaker

Data Input - German Speaker

Job Title: Data Input - German Speaker
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: Up to £8 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: DATAIN_1551113790
Contact Name: Beth Francis
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 25, 2019 16:56

Job Description

Job Title: Data Input

Reporting to: Data Services Team Lead

About us…

Oliver James Associates is an award-winning Recruitment Agency who has won multiple awards including a place on the Sunday Times Top 100 Best Companies to Work For and Global Recruiter 2016.

Established in 2002, Oliver James Associates is a global specialist recruitment partner to the Financial Services, Professional Services, Commerce & Industry sectors. We have grown organically and consistently over the past 15 years to become a renowned search & selection organisation, with a current headcount of over 290 employees operating out of 10 offices in London, Manchester, Dublin, Amsterdam, Milan, Frankfurt, Zurich, New York, Hong Kong and Singapore. 2017 was an exciting year, with 103 promotions and 118 new hires and our turnover increased to £85 Million.

We are currently seeking a Data Inputter to work from our Manchester head office on an initial 3-month contract, with the view to go permanent.

About the Role…

This role will involve liaising with and gathering information from the consultants that are working in the relevant markets to ensure that the quality and organisation of the data is as accurate and efficient as possible. The team of Data Inputters regularly rotate search sectors to provide support on Ad Hoc projects and support the different areas of the Operations teams in improving business efficiency. Ongoing training will be provided where necessary including in SQL, data transformation, Excel & writing VBA. A fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic data team working in the professional Financial Services and IT recruitment sector.

About You…

We are looking for someone with an eye for detail and accuracy as the team deals with large samples of data.

We are currently looking for someone to help expand our German language markets, so language skills are necessary.

Core Responsibilities of the Role…

  • Sourcing all new business data via a variety of public databases and networking forums.
  • Inputting this data onto our bespoke system.
  • Analysis of market sectors.

Necessary Skills:

  • Basic Excel - Creating tables, formulae and presentation.
  • Attention to detail.
  • German Language Skills - Reading at a high level / Conversational.
  • An eye for detail and ability to spot errors.

Desirable Skills:

  • Boolean Knowledge.
  • High WPM.


  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Excellent Social Calendar - Group Summer and Xmas Parties; Friday drinks every week; Frequent team nights out and events.
  • Health & Wellbeing Initiatives - Extended lunch breaks for gym-goers; Fresh Fruit delivered daily.

What we offer…

At Oliver James Associates, our people are our strength. They provide our competitive edge - and are key to securing and maintaining all our partnerships. We provide an inclusive work environment, where our current leaders and leaders of tomorrow understand that a team is made of individuals with unique strengths, committed to achieving one collective vision. This journey is supported by our investment in a range of innovative tools, and the creation of an agile working environment. Both ensure a fun, forward-thinking space where we can all deliver with excellence.

We ensure our values are demonstrated in all our activities, and we reward our employees with progression where these values are evident and applied. We are also passionate about supporting our clients and candidates, challenging ourselves to continuously improve for the good of every connection we make.

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