NSQF-Data Entry Operator- Documentation Officer- Life Sciences.pdf

Data Entry Operator/ Documentation Officer- Life Sciences

  • Job DescriptionData Entry Operator is responsible for receiving the source document from multiple teams, entering the data into computer systems, verifying data and completing the mandated forms associated with the data processing procedure.
  • CodeLFS/ Q 0510
  • SectorLife Sciences
  • NSQF LevelLevel 4
  • Notional Hours130
  • Accrediting BodiesLife Sciences Sector Skills Council
  • Certifying BodiesLife Sciences Sector Skills Council
  • Proposed Occupation

    Data Entry Operator- Life Sciences is also known as Documentation Officer and falls under Research & Development Occupation. Job role holder is responsible for receiving the source document from multiple teams. entering the data into computer systems. verifying data and completing the mandated forms associated with the data processing procedure. The Job requires individiual to demostrates Communication skills (English language reading and writing skills) and working knowledge of computer applications. Individual uses skills analytical thinking (Attention to detail). critical thinking. plan and organize. problem solving and decision making. Individual is responsible for his/her own work and learning and is an Independent performer.

  • International Comparability

    While preparing the NOSs, a detailed secondary desk research was conducted.The European, South African and Australian NOSs were referred to. The relevant International NOSs for the job role are listed below for reference: UK NOS • COGLS203 Use information recording systems in life sciences and related industries • COGLS2 Maintain effective and efficient working relationships in life sciences related work activities Switzerland NOS • Refer page no. 222 Unit Group 4132 Australia NOS • Participate effectively in a workplace environment South Africa NOS • Act in accordance with ethical and legal codes of pharmaceutical representation and the laws of the country

  • Progression Pathway

    Upward progression: Data Validation Associate

  • Qualification File NSQF-Data Entry Operator- Documentation Officer- Life Sciences.pdf
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Mandatory/ Optional Estimated size (Hours) Level
    LFS/N0535 To enter update and maintain R&D data in the system Mandatory 70 4
    LFS/N0536Maintain associated data entry terminals Mandatory 30 4
    LFS/N0302 Coordinate with Supervisors and colleagues within and outside the department Mandatory 30 Common between 4-5 levels