Data Entry Clerk

RAICES
Full Time
Temporarily Remote in Dallas, TX 75201
$19.24 an hour
Posted EmployerActive 5 days ago
Job description

Join the RAICES Team!

RAICES has many opportunities to contribute, grow, and thrive in a fast-paced environment that values compassion, dedication and collaboration.

At RAICES we know that our people are our most valuable resource. As a RAICES team member you will enjoy competitive compensation, benefits and PTO package, and a meaningful chance to make a difference in the world.

A career at RAICES offers the opportunity to work with a team of professionals driven by our passion to improve the condition of immigrants and advocate for immigrant rights. RAICES team members are purpose driven and mission focused and every position at RAICES offers the opportunity to contribute and grow as a professional.

Our Mission:

WE defend THE RIGHTS OF IMMIGRANTS AND REFUGEES, empower INDIVIDUALS, FAMILIES, AND COMMUNITIES, AND advocate FOR LIBERTY AND JUSTICE.

What We Do:


LEGAL SERVICES

Our legal services extend from low-cost residency and citizenship services to pro-bono representation for families and children in detention, with service offerings for Residency & Citizenship Services, Asylum Seekers, Removal Defense, DACA, Legal Representation for Family and Children, and more.

SOCIAL PROGRAMS

We empower the community by offering services to remove barriers of oppression, multiply agents of change, and increase clients’ quality of life. RAICES is a designated refugee resettlement agency, welcoming and supporting refugees and their families from all over the world as they make their home in San Antonio.

We are so glad you want to take your support for RAICES to the next level and join our team!


Temporarily “Work-From-Home” Due to COVID-19. We are searching for someone who can currently perform this position working-from-home, but must live in the designated location or in the states of Texas, California or New York. This position will be temporarily working from home with plans to return to the assigned worksite- Dallas, TX when we reinstate normal operations. The specific logistics will be determined at a future date. All interviews are virtual. Salary is commensurate with experience.


The Data Entry Clerk is responsible for receiving, validating, and updating data in multiple databases and other related clerical duties.


Responsibilities:

  • Enters sensitive information into multiple databases;
  • Transfers data from paper/electronic formats into computer files or database systems;
  • Creates spreadsheets with large numbers of figures without mistake;
  • Verifies data by comparing it to source documents;
  • Updates existing data in a timely manner;
  • Retrieves data from the database or electronic files as requested;
  • Scans, files, and organizes documents, as needed;
  • Produces and collates photocopies, as needed;
  • Assists in sending mail correspondence;
  • Assumes general administrative responsibilities, including data entry, grant compliance, timekeeping, case management, and other tasks related to program compliance; and
  • Be accountable for the overall maintenance and organization of important and confidential client information.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • 1-2 years of data entry experience or related office experience;
  • High School Diploma or equivalent; and,
  • Bilingual or multilingual preferred.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or 2+ years equivalent work experience, preferred;
  • Proficient in use of technology including MS Office, Google Apps, general office equipment, and internet research.


Attributes:

  • Must demonstrate behavior that aligns with RAICES’ mission, vision and values – Empowerment, Excellence, Compassion, Inclusion and being Proactive.
  • Ability to enter data into a computer quickly and accurately;
  • Able to thrive in a high-paced work environment, while maintaining both procedural and ethical integrity;
  • Maintains focus and motivation while successfully completing repetitive work;
  • Must be a self-starter who takes initiative to see responsibilities through to completion;
  • Must be a team player who prioritizes collective success and works in solidarity with colleagues and clients;
  • Ability to adapt and be flexible in a changing work environment;
  • Ability to handle multiple projects, both independently and in a team;
  • Must demonstrate good judgment and effective communication with clients, colleagues, and government employees.

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