23 Jun, 2022

Data Quality Controller - Casual Contract

£10.00 hourly
  • The Local Data Company
  • Remote
Part time & Casual Administration

Job Description/Duties

REPORTING LINE: Office Research Team Manager 

LOCATION: Leeds or London 

DEPARTMENT: Operations 

The Local Data Company is recruiting multiple Data Quality Controllers to assist in growing and maintaining its database of over 680,000 retail and leisure businesses. This role is critical to the upkeep of our data.  

This position is a great opportunity for students keen to take a part time role whilst building a broad skill set including team work, technology, data processing as well as developing their knowledge of the retail and leisure market.  


This is an information processing role which will involve updating data on major retailer’s portfolio through online searches, contacting stores to check the accuracy of the data and quality checking the work of our field team. The role involves working with large volumes of complex data, problem solving when issues arise and working quickly with an incredibly high attention to detail.  


  • Update major retailers’ portfolios via online searches 

  • Contact stores to quality check the data we hold in our database 

  • Process data received from the LDC field research team 

  • Feedback on ways to improve the quality of the data  


Your Skills 

  • Excellent attention to detail 

  • Ability to work with a large amount of complex data 

  • Problem solving 

  • Ability to work with technology 

  • Track record of achieving targets 

  • Proven written and verbal communication skills 

  • High level of personal planning, organisation and initiative 

  • Previous knowledge of Excel, Access or similar database software is desirable (although training on our bespoke software will be provided) 


Your Attitude 

  • Self-starter that can run with tasks until they are completed 

  • Reliable, positive and professional can-do attitude 

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and target-driven environment 

  • Ability to work under pressure, taking full responsibility to meet deadlines 

  • Willing to take accountability for ensuring accuracy and quality of work 


  • Flexibility of hours with a minimum of 15 hours per week 

  • Flexibility of weekly working pattern – we agree together the best working pattern for your student-work life balance 

  • Salary: £10.00 per hour 

  • Benefits 

  • Access to a Retailer Discount platform 

  • Weekly breathing session 

  • Book club 

  • We will work with you on your development 

  • A staged approach, allowing you to develop new skills 

  • Opportunity to progress within the company 

  • Opportunity to discover various roles in Sales, Insights, Marketing, Technology 


CVs aren’t everything. We are focussed on who you are. If you feel your profile is the right one for this role, please contact us with your CV and a letter explaining why you are the right candidate  


We will do everything we can to support you during your application.  

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