Jobs in Gauteng 2022: Data Quality Officer

South Africans, NACOSA invites you to join the position as Data Quality Officer in Gauteng. Check out the information below if you are interested in being part of the NACOSA team.

NACOSA concerns on HIV, AIDS and TB by networking over 2,500 of civil society organizations. Their way to communicate and build the capacity of women, youth and children, brings NACOSA closer to the people.

They start to gain trust not only from people but also funders, national government and international agencies. Even when NACOSA is an NGO, they still can hold people’s trust through their dynamic actions in society.

Now, NACOSA wants to invite South Africans to join their team as a Data Quality Officer. If you want to join this opportunity, then you can check the following information about the Job Description and many more.

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Job Description

Job Title: Data Quality Officer

Recruiter: NACOSA

Reference Number: 202205- DQO

Salary: Market Related

Location: Centurion, Gauteng, South Africa

Type: Contract


The vacancy as Data Quality Officer has certain job details that you need to learn about. This will help you to get accustomed to what you might be responsible about later on.

The duties of a Data Quality Officer in general is to monitor and evaluate. For details, they are:

  • 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.  
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Eligibility and Requirements

During the candidates selection, the recruiter will give more preferences to the applicants who fulfill their requirements. For that, you need to know what those are.

The minimum requirements of Data Quality Officer position are as follow:

  • 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 a 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.

As they are quite particular about the requirements for the position that they offer, you should pay more attention to the requirements above. This will help you to decide whether the position is the one for you or not.


To apply for the position, you can directly apply to the link here and hi Apply. If you haven’t had an account there, then you will need to create one before you can start applying.

Other additional information about the application are listed below:

  • 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.
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If you need any information about the organization, you can head to their website here.  You might have more information about NACOSA and their commitment there.

Closing Date

This opportunity will close on 20 May 2022. Make sure that you submit the application before the closing date.

So, good luck for your application to the NACOSA Data Quality Officer position. Hope that this opportunity is yours!