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Data Officer – Newry & Downpatrick

Posted 1 week ago

Would you like to work for the local council? First Choice are recruiting 2 data collection officers, one role will be Newry based and the other in Downpatrick. The hours of work are 9am – 5pm Monday – Friday, and the rate of pay is £10.41 per hour. This is a temporary role, initially for 3 months, with the possibility of an extension.

Job Purpose

This post is office based and the staff member will work with the Performance and Quality Officer to provide statistics and reports regarding the councils Waste Management programme.


  • Collation and input of information relating to Waste collected and processed by the Council
  • To reconcile Waste Transfer Documentation with invoices
  • To provide accurate and timely information for inclusion in Statutory reports
  • Assist External Auditors to validate the accuracy of locally held and reported data
  • In accordance with the Council’s Procurement Policy, raising, checking, recording, and processing invoices
  • To provide monthly/annual bin stock information for the management accounts administrator

What We Need from You:

  • 4 GCSE’s including English and Maths
  • Computer literate
  • At least six months experience in an Office environment

 What We Will Offer You:

  • Excellent working conditions in the public sector
  • Inclusion into the company pensions scheme
  • Weekly pay

 The Next Steps:

  • Contact Stephen Maguire or Karen Rainey on 02830447362
  • Email your CV to

Data Officer – Newry & Downpatrick

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