Definition of record keeper in English:

record keeper


  • A person or organization responsible for keeping records or accounts.

    • ‘He is the office manager and record-keeper at the government building.’
    • ‘The ancient Chinese were obsessive record-keepers, and have a written history that goes back 5,000 years.’
    • ‘Why were record keepers hesitant about naming certain individuals?’
    • ‘He headed for London, where William Penn took him under his wing and recommended him as a clerk and record keeper for the London quarterly meeting.’
    • ‘Divide the class into groups of about five students and assign a record keeper in each group.’
    • ‘As the NHS moves from paper to electronic records, medical record-keepers are more vital than ever.’
    • ‘School counselors who have served as record keepers of student data in schools are ideally positioned to use this data to advocate for traditionally underserved students.’
    • ‘Puritan settlers maintained rule partly because they were America's first record-keepers.’
    • ‘All good traders are also good record keepers.’
    • ‘You need to be highly disciplined and an excellent record-keeper.’
    • ‘He joined the civil service and became record keeper in the principal probate registry, Somerset House.’
    • ‘A spokeswoman said the late filing "was inadvertent," and may have been brought about by a change of stock record keepers.’
    • ‘The Egyptians were remarkable record keepers.’
    • ‘Blackout periods typically occur when plans change record keepers or investment options, or when plans add participants due to a corporate merger or acquisition.’
    • ‘He had worked for Lord Mountbatten as a chauffeur and record keeper before joining the church.’
    • ‘Occasionally the record keeper noted that a shoemaker, a boatman, a carpenter, and a number of priests obtained licences to sell wine.’
    • ‘According to a biography published by his son, Bingham was a meticulous record keeper.’
    • ‘The trouble with widely circulated papers is that principals make handwritten notations on all of them, which are then returned to the central record keeper.’
    • ‘Transactions are barred for a time so the new record keeper can verify account accuracy and make a reconciliation.’
    • ‘The record keeper takes comprehensive notes during a session, and then edits them into a concise summary of discussions and decisions.’