Sample Collection Manager / Clinical Lead at 54gene

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Sample Collection Manager / Clinical Lead

Location: Lagos
Department: Diagnostics
Status: Full-Time, Exempt
Reports to: Head of Diagnostics

Job Description

  • The Sample Collection Manager is responsible for overseeing the team involved in collecting diagnostic specimens for testing (principally COVID-19 test).

Roles and Responsibilities 

  • Perform training on data review and collection, approved 54gene web based portal use, and sample collection process for all team members.
  • Liaise with safety officer to ensure all team members have been trained on safety and adequate use of Personal Protective Equipment.
  • Planning and creating the team’s weekly  schedules
  • Planning and creating the sample collection weekly schedules with oversight of the account managers
  • Liaise with the procurement team to ensure the sample collection team has all equipment they need to successfully carry out duties.
  • Liaise with logistics to ensure adequate transportation is available for all collections
  • Meetings with Team leads to review feedback and implement improvement strategies as needed
  • Step into role as sample collection/data collection officer when needed
  • Liaise with contacts provided by account manager to ensure collections go well, and update clients where necessary about all things regarding the sample collection process
  • Liaise with account managers to obtain information regarding all collections prior to the date
  • Liaise with the quality control (QC) team to ensure that all data collected by the sample collection team is of the highest quality

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and other data analytic software
  • Good administrative and people management skills
  • Ability to respond quickly and diligently to unexpected situations
  • Able to perform quality control measures on activities
  • Good communication and customer service skills
  • Fluent in English (+/- other local languages)

Education & Certifications:

  • Essential: Qualified Medical Doctor (MBBS/MD) with valid practicing license
  • Desirable: Master’s in a health-related field


  • At least 3 years post-graduate experience working in a clinical or research-based setting


  • Authorization to work in the Nigeria
  • Valid international travel documentation
  • Willingness to travel

Application Deadline
Not Specified.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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