Material Bank- Database Manager

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Material Bank is a new business unit within SANDOW that is setting out to change the way A&D specifiers get their work done. Using the platform, architects and designers can perform complex searches across hundreds of manufacturers in seconds. Samples can then be requested and delivered the next morning!
If being a part of building a game changing, new business within an established parent company excites you, take a look at what Material Bank has to offer.
General Description/Mission of the Role
The Database Manager will work to ensure files collected through various methods are normalized and structured for import. Additionally, this individual will focus on maintaining data integrity throughout all Material Bank system databases, which includes managing the process of appending records with update data and addressing data conflicts that arise as we grow this platform.

Essential Responsibilities:
• prepare, compile and sort various data sets for data entry
• check source data for accuracy
• verify data and correct data where necessary
• obtain further information for incomplete data
• update data and delete unnecessary segments
• combine and rearrange data from multiple format sources where required
• enter data from source data into prescribed computer database forms
• transcribe information into required proper electronic format (JSON)
• check completed work for accuracy
• store completed documents in designated locations
• maintain logbooks or records of activities and tasks
• respond to requests for information and access relevant files
• print information when required
• comply with data integrity, validation and security policies

• planning and organizing
• information collection and management
• problem solving
• attention to minutia and detail
• decision making skills
• communication skills
• confidentiality
• ability to work under pressure


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