IT_Data Base Specialist

Title: Database Specialist

Term of Employment: Short-Term Contract

Location: Kitchener/Waterloo area


Position Summary
As part of the Direct Marketing team you will be helping with projects related to the input, storage and output of data into our Central Marketing Database.  This will be a short-term contract position with the potential to have a flexible schedule.
Key Responsibilities Include
  • Creation of ETL routines to load data into our database
  • Co-ordination of database improvement projects
  • Database updates and maintenance
  • Documentation of data sources
  • Reporting on data collected
  • Ensure a high level of service by setting clear standards and communicating status regularly with respective business partners and project team members
  • Understanding of and adherence to privacy policy and external/regional privacy and legislative regulations.
The ideal candidate will have 1 to 3 years experience of working in a similar Database Marketing role.
Essential Skills and Qualifications
  • Education should include minimum college or university degree, preferably in mathematics, computer science or engineering
  • Experience with databases
  • Strong problem solving and business analysis skills with 1 – 3 years experience
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively within time parameters
  • Strong attention to detail and focus on quality.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills with a proven ability to manage internal customer relationships.
  • Must be a team player that is comfortable working with and gaining commitment from personnel across different disciplines and at different management levels.
  • Creativity, flexibility, and an ability to manage and reset priorities in a rapidly changing environment.

Additional Assets

  • Experience with Crystal Reports, Business Objects or other BI tools
  • Familiarity with SAP or other Enterprise Systems
  • Marketing experience would be an asset
How to apply? Send your resume along with covering letter to
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