Job Information Medical Data Processing Officer (Talafar) NGO Information
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Contract Duration
Governorate Nineveh
Job Shift
Nationality Not Applicable
Working Hours Full Time
Posted 2023-01-25
Minimum Education Bachelor Degree
Degree Title IT or Mathematics preferred
Minimum Experience 2 Year
Required Travel
Job Status
No Of Jobs 1
Published Date 2023-01-25
Deadline Date 2023-02-07
[Nineveh,Iraq ]

Main purpose of the job

  • Carrying out medical data collection and entry activities into the mission database recording all relevant clinical and demographic data on patients and ensuring data quality/reliability, according to MSF protocols and maintaining confidentiality while producing the appropriate, updated documents for the medical team in order to support decision making processes


  • Performing data entry of all epidemiological information into select databases program and creating appropriate reports, providing data for project development purposes.
  • Ensuring that all data entered has been authorized and that appropriate documentation has been received (patient records, treatment monitoring, etc.). Ensuring that all data entry processes occur in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Ensuring all data collected and entered to databases is consistently accurate and complete. Being responsible for ensuring that quality control queries of the database are followed up, ensuring identification of data entry errors and corrections. Immediately reporting to the supervisor, any anomalies in the database
  • Filing documents according to MSF standards
  • Communicating regularly with the HCW’s, assisting in the (re)training when necessary, on proper registration of patients, proper filling of the various forms, clarifying queries, obtaining missing information and correcting errors, ensuring they have ongoing sufficient supplies of necessary hardcopy data collection forms
  • Assisting in the compilation and preparation of regular reports and providing detailed information to medical and laboratory teams (weekly, monthly, according to patient treatment requirements).

Specific requirements for the role

  • Collecting data from register book and/or patient file in the departements of hospital in collaboration with supervisor of departement (daily, weekly, monthly).
  • Collecting data from hospital data management office.
Qualifications & Preferred Skills


Essential degree in Information Technology or mathematics desirable.


Minimum 2 years work experience in data entry/analysis.


Local language essential (Arabic) Mission language essential (English). Turkmani skills desirable


Essential strong computer literacy (MS Office, excel, internet).

How To Apply

How to Apply:

Interested candidates are invited to submit their complete application file (CV + motivation letter + references + ID card), only applications with complete documentation will be considered.


By email to

Or in the CV box at the entrance of Tal Afar General Hospital


Please indicate “Data Entry Operator” in the e-mail title or on the envelope.

We recommend all applicants to write a cover letter containing an introduction of yourself, explaining why you are applying for the position, and explaining why you think you are suitable for the position.


Incomplete applications will not be considered

Only PDF and Word Format Applications will be considered

Please do not hand in any CVs produced in shops. They will not be considered.

Handwritten CVs and cover letters are acceptable



English CVs only

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Your application will not be returned to you at any stage of the recruitment process.

Candidates are encouraged to apply early, as applications may be screened prior to the vacancy deadline.

Current DoH staff will not be considered.


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