The Home Based Data Entry Typist will be responsible for inputting data into a computer system. This will include transcribing handwritten documents, as well as entering data from other sources such as scanned images. The role will also involve checking the accuracy of the data that has been entered.

Home Based Data Entry Typist Job Responsibilities

  • Entering data into a computer system
  • Proofreading and editing data before entering it
  • Checking for accuracy of data entered
  • Maintaining confidentiality of data being entered
  • Making backups of data entered


  • To work from home and type data entry for a company or organization.
  • To be able to type quickly and accurately with few errors.
  • To have good organizational skills to keep track of work assignments.
  • To be able to meet deadlines set by the employer.
  • To be available to work flexible hours, as needed by the employer.

Home Based Data Entry Typist Job Skills & Qualifications Needed

  • There are no specific skills or qualifications needed for the role of home based data entry typist. However, strong typing and data entry skills are essential, as well as a good attention to detail and accuracy. Experience in using office software such as Microsoft Office or Google Docs would also be beneficial.