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SCI Shared Resources, LLC Records Information Specialist in Burnaby, British Columbia

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Performs detailed review of property records; reading, analyzing and interpreting contracts, legal documents and other records to establish ownership/rights of property. Compares various data to ensure all critical information is recorded. Applies proven problem-solving skills to reconcile discrepancies between multiple record sources. Performs high-quality, heavily detailed work with accuracy and efficiency on a daily basis. Maintains professionalism when interacting with team, location staff and other organizational groups.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Review multiple data fields including name, address, date and other critical information for completeness and accuracy

  • Responsible for data entry of reconciled and reviewed critical information listed above and other vital statistics

  • Reconcile discrepancies between multiple record sources

  • Utilize superior attention to detail to identify variances in location records including ownership, dates and transfers

  • Physically retrieve records from various locations (vaults, shelves, file cabinets, attics, basements, etc.) to perform daily tasks

  • Assists with quality assurance and some analysis of Excel spreadsheets

  • Assist with property verification walks with location maintenance representative

  • Perform quality reviews of completed reconciliation work

  • Manages workload and provides summary reports to management when necessary

  • Works with group leadership to complete high priority projects and interacts with other corporate departments to manage data flow and deadlines

  • Identifies opportunities to streamline tasks associated with daily work functions

  • Adapt to changing work requirements and environment as needed

MINIMUM Requirements

Education:

  • High school diploma or equivalent; Bachelor’s degree in Business, Accounting or Finance or relevant field of study preferred

Experience:

  • A minimum of 2 years applicable work experience in area requiring strong attention to detail (e.g., experience auditing contracts and financial records)

  • Lean experience a plus

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Strong problem solving abilities

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook

  • Highly detail-oriented with a careful eye for quality control and presentation of work

  • Occasional travel (up to 30%) as required

  • Self-motivated and driven to produce results within tight deadlines and with maximum quality within allowed time constraints

  • Strong verbal communication skills; ability to articulate project status as needed

Preferred:

  • Knowledge of Funeral and/or Cemetery field operations

  • Intermediate Excel skills (complex formulas, pivot-tables, v-lookups and other intermediate functions)

WORK CONDITIONS

Work Environment

When considering the work environment associated with this job, the following factors will apply:

  • Shared workspaces in close proximity to coworkers

  • Out-of-state or state-wide travel may be required for a weeks at a time

  • Professional dress is required

Work Postures

When considering the work postures associated with this job, the following factors may apply:

  • Frequent, continuous periods of time standing, up to 6 hours per day

  • Sitting continuously for many hours per day, up to 6 hours per day

  • Climbing stairs to access buildings frequently

Physical Demands

When considering the physical demands associated with this job, the following factors may apply:

  • Physical effort requiring manual dexterity is required, includes paperwork, calculators, computers and phone usage

  • Ability to ascend/descend step-ladders to retrieve files from ground floor and top shelves of vaults, often in tight spaces

  • Ability to move bankers boxes of files (50lbs)

  • Keen vision (with or without corrective lenses) required to read historical documents/images (paper & electronic) and obtain key pieces of information, transcribing them accurately into electronic spreadsheet

Work Hours

When considering the work hours associated with this job, the following factors may apply:

  • Working beyond “standard” hours as the need arises

Postal Code: V5G 3M1

Category (Portal Searching): Administration and Clerical

Job Location: CA-BC - Burnaby

Req ID: Req.88407

Position Type: Full time

Who we are. What we do.

We are North America’s largest provider of funeral, cremation and cemetery services. We are more than 20,000 dedicated individuals, who proudly serve our community, provide caring assistance to families in need, and honor veterans and public servants.

We operate under the umbrella of the Dignity Memorial network of 1,800 funeral homes and cemeteries. Dignity Memorial providers care for more than 300,000 families each year and understand the importance of thoughtful, personalized arrangements. For us, there is no greater responsibility than honoring and preserving the story of one’s life.

"SCI” refers to Service Corporation International and its affiliates.

Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V