Job Description

Data processing officers operate computers and other communications equipment and may perform data entry work as part of a larger data processing system. Being a Data processing officers is a very detail-oriented job involving many repetitive duties.

In addition to inputting, organizing, and cataloging data, a Data processing officer may also be responsible for performing quality control checks, identifying job problems, and ensuring that job orders are completed according to schedule.

Job Duties/Responsibilities

  • Organizes documents; prepares and codes data for entry into computer system.
  • Enters data into system via on-line terminals and other data entry devices; verifies for accuracy and completeness.
  • Investigates and reconciles any discrepancies in files.
  • Answers phone; screens calls; responds to any inquiries or transfers call to appropriate office or individual; composes correspondence in response to inquiries.
  • Maintains library of any reference material needed to ensure accurate coding.
  • Files material into proper location.
  • Assists with other work processing or other tasks as needed



1 Trans-Amadi Road, Port Harcourt.