Data Entry Assistant (part-time) Job at Informa Connect, Chicago, IL

  • Informa Connect
  • Chicago, IL

Job Description

We’re part of Informa, a global business with a network of trusted brands in specialist markets across more than 30 countries, and a member of the FTSE 100.
Our purpose is to connect our customers to information and people that help them know more, do more and be more. No other company in the world helps more people share professional knowledge or make business connections.
We run around 800 events each year, create digital platforms based on engaging news and information content, and operate professional development programmes for individuals and businesses.

Technomic has provided foodservice clients around the globe with the research, insights and strategic consulting support they need to enhance their business strategies, decisions and results. Our services range from major research studies and management consulting solutions to online databases and simple fact-finding assignments. Our clients include food manufacturers and distributors, restaurants and retailers, other foodservice organizations, and various institutions aligned with the food industry.

Job Description

We are searching for a Data Entry Assistant (Part-Time) to join our Data Management team. This is a work from home position, with the ability to work a flexible schedule, including early mornings, nights and weekends.

Under the supervision of the Team Lead, the Research Assistant is responsible for phone/online research, and data collection. This position may based in Illinois and Arizona.

Our part-time employees play an important role in our business function, thus we are seeking only those candidates with an interest in working hard, while gaining valuable business experience and knowledge. Qualified candidates will have a strong interest in data entry and research with an organization dedicated to service excellence.


  • Provide your own desktop computer or laptop and internet connectivity in a private, secure environment (Tablets are not acceptable)
  • Ability to work a minimum of 20 hours a week. Up to 29 hours available.
  • Expertise using the internet as a research tool and computer savvy
  • Previous experience in data entry or adjacent role
  • Professional, ambitious, adaptable and hard-working: attention to detail a must
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Deadline-oriented
  • Excellent telephone and customer-service skills (comfortable cold-calling)
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office tools: Word, Publisher & Excel
  • Strong understanding of food, beverage & restaurant industry: especially classifications and types
  • General understand of menu structure
  • Foodservice experience a plus

The pay range for this position is between $15-17 hourly, based on experience and location.

This post will expire on July 9, 2024.

Additional Information

We work hard to make sure Life at Informa is rewarding, supportive and enjoyable for everyone. Here’s some of what you can expect when you join us. But don’t just take our word for it – see what our colleagues have to say at

We’re not solely focused on a checklist of skills. We champion energy and ambition and look for colleagues who will roll their sleeves up, join in and help make things happen. If it sounds like a match and you have most – although not all – of the skills and experience listed, we welcome your application.

At Informa, you'll find inclusive experiences and environments where all perspectives and backgrounds are welcomed. As part of this approach and our diversity and inclusion commitments, we are also formally an Equal Opportunities Employer. This means we base decisions on relevant


and merit and do not discriminate on the basis of key characteristics and statuses, including all of those protected by law. Ask us or see our website for full information.

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Job Tags

Hourly pay, Part time, Work from home, Flexible hours, Night shift, Early shift,

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