data acquisition specialist resume example with 8+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -
Career Overview

Dedicated data acquisition and analysis professional with experience in the day to day and strategic development of processes and procedures for increased market coverage. Focused on providing data and information in a clean and streamlined format as well as assisting in creating analytics for best-fit prospects.

  • Strong analytical skills
  • Structured query language (SQL)
  • Project management
  • Strong collaborative skills

  • Strong computer skills using MS office
  • Excellent problem solving skills
Technical Skills
Oracle SQL Devloper Intermediate 6 years Daily
Microsoft Access Beginner 6 years Weekly
Operating Systems: Windows XP,7,8, 10; Mac OS; Linux Intermediate

Strategy and Planning

  • Created processes for maintaining a clean data environment and clean forecasting for sales.
  • Established policies and procedures for renewal, loading and testing data. 


  • Collaborated with project managers, legal counsel, and other team members to gather data for data acquisition expansion and outsourcing. 

Work Experience
06/2010 to 08/2016
Data Acquisition Specialist Leidos Pearl Harbor, HI,

Provide analyses of data and apply analytical procedures to support creating property assessment reports.

  • Data acquisition, quality assessment, testing data accuracy and reasonableness, identify relationships in disparate data and resolve discrepancies.
  • Manage data including handling data in unusual formats, converting data into a usable form, aggregate and disaggregate data as needed using database and other tools. 
  • Perform analyses on large volumes of data, prepare models and calculations, as required. 
  • Prepare documentation and analytical reports that effectively summarise and present procedures, assumptions, and conclusions.
Additional responsibilities:
  • Office IT Support
  • Installing and configuring computer systems and servers.
  • Diagnosing and solving hardware and software problems.
07/2008 to 06/2010
Researcher/Mergers & Acquisitions Data Analyst LexisNexis - Corporate Affiliations City, STATE,

Identified and tracked transactional M&A deals from pending announcements to merger completion Microsoft Access Mergers & Acquisitions database. Determined complex ownership relationships amongst domestic and international companies involved in M&A activity. Liaised with PR firms, legal counsel, and other corporate personnel in order to gather non-publically available data.

  • Completed analysis and interpretation of annual reports, SEC documents, company press releases and other source materials specific to M&A activities. 
  • Researched customer issues while providing timely and accurate responses to inquiries via email and telephone. 
  • Worked with team to develop product enhancements and review analysis in addition to brainstorming strategically on projects in order to strengthen our products, value, and data content. 
  • Resolved data inconsistencies, proofread and correct products for editorial style, grammar and content.
  • Assisted in the assessment, acquisition, and deployment of new electronic document management systems.
  • Responsible for updating, maintaining and developing high quality editorial content.
Education and Training
Expected in 2006
Bachelor of Arts: Literature
Drew University - Madison, NJ
Expected in 2013
Master of Arts: Literature
Hunter College - New York, NY
Expected in 2016
: Oracle SQL
CourseHorse - New York, NY

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School Attended

  • Drew University
  • Hunter College
  • CourseHorse

Job Titles Held:

  • Data Acquisition Specialist
  • Researcher/Mergers & Acquisitions Data Analyst


  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Master of Arts

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