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Data Control Specialist

Ashburn, Virginia, United States

Position type:
Full-Time
Department:
Project Research Division
Reports to:
Database Team Lead
Date posted:
June 10, 2022
Closing date:
Open until filled

JOB SUMMARY

Independent Project Analysis, Inc. (IPA) has an opening for a Data Control Specialist at its headquarters in Ashburn, Virginia. Data Control Specialists are responsible for data quality control through the review of incoming project data, as well as transferring data between documents and databases. This is an entry-level, non-exempt position.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Data Control Specialists are responsible performing quality reviews, data entry, and providing data to staff. The Data Control Specialist must work with staff to reconcile data issues and may also support the administration of online forms.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Microsoft Windows knowledge and experience, especially MS Word and Excel
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Numerical aptitude

CHARACTERISTICS

  • Ability to learn quickly
  • Superior attention to detail
  • Customer service attitude (for interacting with internal staff)
  • Good organizational skills and the ability to multitask
  • Ability to clearly summarize detailed information

CREDENTIALS AND EXPERIENCE

A high school diploma is required. A college degree is preferred.

WHY IPA?

IPA is the preeminent global benchmarking and consultancy for capital projects. IPA guides capital-intensive organizations to establish the right combination of people, work process, and governance to maximize cost, schedule, safety, and operability performance. We have a dataset of nearly 21,000 capital projects as the basis of our work. Our clients are leading companies in the energy, minerals, chemicals, and technology sectors. IPA is committed to social and ethical responsibility and all global offices initiate or participate in local charity initiatives to support those in need.

We offer competitive salaries, excellent benefits, stable employment, and a long-term career path for professional growth and development. IPA is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

HOW TO APPLY

Applicants should complete the form below, including a cover letter, resume, and salary requirement.

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