The purpose of the Job Profile is to define the type of import at the highest level. Think of Job profiles as the overall container for the import job - it defines the type of input data and the action(s) to be taken by Data Import based on (optional) matching behavior.
Description: Describes the job profile to help you and others identify the profile and what the profile does
Accepted data type (Required): Select the format of the incoming record (MARC, EDIFACT)
Add Match and/or Action: Select the match between incoming and existing record or an action to do on import. In order to add a match and/or action, that match profile and/or action profile must already exist.
Tags: can be assigned to job profiles and then used as filters
Jobs using this profile: displays the most recent import jobs that used this particular job profile