Split content in a cell based on key word


I have content as mentioned below in a cell in EXCEL sheet. I wanted to split the content based on keywords "NAME", "EMPLOYER" and "DESIGNATION" into three different columns.


Please let me know if this can be done using VB script or macro and help me with logic.

Akhila 1991Asked:
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Ryan ChongSoftware Team LeadCommented:
I think you mean DESIGNATION and not DESGINATION ?

try look into this article:

How to extract text between two words in Excel?

hence, try like:

to get name:

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to get employer:

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to get designation:

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NorieAnalyst Assistant Commented:
Are the key words always followed by a semi-colon?
Bill PrewIT / Software Engineering ConsultantCommented:
And if you want a VBA macro that can process a whole column and split the values to the columns to the right (make sure they are blank), then take a look at this approach.


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