Posted on :
6 May, 2022
6 May, 2022
Networking HIV and AIDS Community of Southern Africa NPC (NACOSA), a dynamic NGO in the HIV/AIDS field, is inviting suitably qualified candidates within South Africa for the following position to be taken up at our Centurion Office in Gauteng.
Job Title: Data Quality Officer
Location: Centurion, Gauteng, South Africa
Reference #: 202205- DQO
Contract Type: Contract
Salary: Market Related
NACOSA is looking for a suitably qualified individual for the position of Data Quality Officer. The successful incumbent will support the efficient and effective functioning of NACOSA’s USAID funded Gender Based Violence programme by providing a high-quality of data validation and support the monitoring & evaluation function.
•Conduct thorough and extensive data verification of all data, including detailed checking of reported data against source documents, to ensure all data captured is
accurate and valid
•Write reports and provide feedback on data quality issues detected
•Clean the raw data where needed in accordance with good data management practices
•Work closely with the programmatic team, by implementing systems to improve data quality
•Review data on CBIMS and Google Consolidation Tool to identify and address any missing data, inconsistencies, discrepancies, or errors
•Assist sub awardee M&E teams to assess and improve data quality
•Perform basic data analysis with the view to provide recommendations on improvement of data quality measures and controls
•Attend regular M&E workshops, relevant staff enrichment training sessions, meetings and training courses as required
•Visit sites to verify data on a, bi-weekly, monthly, quarterly, semi-annual and annual basis.
•A Matric certificate
•Tertiary qualification in a related field will be highly advantageous
•Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar position
•Advanced computer skills: MS Word, Excel, Outlook.
•Experience in data management software will be an advantage
•Ability to work effectively and efficiently in a fast-paced, high stress environment
•Exceptional attention to detail
•Process driven with the ability to perform duties in structured environment
•Ability to act with integrity and honesty in the performance of all functions
•Results-oriented, professional, accountable and proactive
•Demonstrated ability to drive high quality data management processes
•Valid South African driver’s license
Application Deadline: 20/05/2022
•Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. If you have not been contacted within 2 weeks consider your application as unsuccessful. NACOSA reserves the right not to make any appointment in this position.
•NACOSA respects the privacy of its stakeholders and will treat all personal information provided in line with our recruitment policy and in accordance with the Protection of Personal Information Act.