Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) Recruitment for Surveillance Data Clerks – 11 Openings


Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) is a center for Disease Control in Nigeria, which was establish in the year 2011. Their aim is to to Prevent, detect, and control diseases, Emergency preparedness and response and protect the health of Nigerians.

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) Recruitment for Surveillance Data Clerks

JOB TITLE: NCDC Surveillance Data Clerk

LOCATIONS: FCT – Abuja, Osun, Lagos, Oyo, Sokoto, Kaduna, Kano, Ebonyi, Borno, Plateau and Rivers
Start Date: April 20, 2020
End Date: October 19, 2020
Employment type: Full time

The Responsibilities of the NCDC Surveillance Data Clerk Include:

  • Transfer all COVID 19, Lassa fever and other priority diseases data (clinical and laboratory data) into the SORMAS platform
  • Daily follow up with result of all COVID 19, Lassa fever and other priority diseases case data sent for testing
  • Liaise with the lab managers to ensure prompt release of result and update on SORMAS
  • Real time update of SORMAS with result of COVID 19, Lassa Fever and other priority diseases samples after testing
  • Send daily notification on status of sample testing
  • Follow up with treatment Centre clinicians to ensure completion of COVID 19 and LF case management form
  • Compile and upload Case management forms into SORMAS
  • Verify all the treatment centre COVID 19 and Lassa fever data on the SORMAS platform by comparing it to source documents (i.e. Lassa fever case management form, COVID 19 case management form and IDSR 001B)

Job Requirements
Minimum Qualification:

  • First Degree in any discipline

Minimum Experience:

  • At least 2 years  experience with the use of excel or ODK for data collection.

Other requirements:

  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft office suite
  • Good understanding of patient data confidentiality principles
  • Ability to pay attention and have a keen eye for detail
  • Good data collection and report writing skills required
  • Good verbal communication skills especially in the local language of the community and working knowledge of English
  • A team player with good interpersonal skills

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Resume and a Cover Letter addressing the job requirements as per the advertisement by email to: [email protected] using the Job Title and the preferred state as the subject of the mail e.g. “Surveillance Data Clerk – Oyo State”.

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Note: Only successful candidates will be contacted and may be assigned to any state of the federation.

Job Features

Job CategoryFreelance / Data Entry
DeadlineCOB 17th April, 2020.
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