Looking for Uganda #RoadSafety Data Collectors/ Enumerators & Field Supervisors. Apply by 18th May 2016


Detailed Job Description

Job Title:                    Field Supervisor

Reporting to:             Project Manager

 About us:

AKEM Consulting Ltd (ACL) is a research and program evaluation consulting firm based in Kampala, Uganda that specializes in applied research and evaluation of social development initiatives. ACL is partnering with the Georgetown University Initiative on Innovation, Development and Evaluation (gui2de), with support from the Ministry of Works and Transport to implement a road safety research project in Uganda. ACL would like to recruit field supervisors to support activities of this project, through supervising enumerators in the assigned districts.

Purpose of this Position:

The purpose of the field supervisor is to provide leadership to field data collection teams and oversight that will ensure the quality and integrity of the assessment and data. Preference will be given to those who can speak the language of the area to which they are sent.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  1. Liaise with the District Police Officers, police stations, and relevant facilities to prepare for field worker visits
  2. Maintain regular communication with the Project Officer on the welfare of the fieldworkers.
  3. Confirm that the fieldworker logistical arrangements are sufficient to ensure completion of their tasks and safeguard the integrity of the data and equipment.
  4. Maintain regular contact with the fieldworkers to ensure quality outputs
  5. Monitor data collection process to ensure field manual protocols and procedures are being followed, and provide guidance to enumerators whenever it is needed.
  6. Conduct quality checks on all collected data to ensure clarity and accuracy
  7. Collect data alongside the field enumerators
  8. Complete a daily summary record on fieldworker progress and challenges faced.
  9. Provide daily updates to the Project Manager on field worker progress

Skills and Qualifications:

  • A minimum of a university degree and three years experience conducting field research with at least three research assignments in a supervisory role.
  • Experience collecting research in at least two regions of Uganda
  • Experience in managing teams and excellent communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail and time management skills
  • Commitment to results and self motivated
  • Fluent in at least one local Ugandan language and proficient in English

 How to apply:

Please send your cover letter, describing your strengths as the candidate for this job and CV to recruitment@akemconsulting.com by close of business Wednesday, 18th May, 2016. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

 

Detailed Job Description

 

Job Title:                                             Data Collector / Enumerator

Reporting relationships:              Project Manager

About us:

AKEM Consulting Ltd (ACL) is a research and program evaluation consulting firm based in Kampala, Uganda that specializes in applied research and evaluation of social development initiatives. ACL is partnering with the Georgetown University Initiative on Innovation, Development and Evaluation (gui2de), with support from the Ministry of Works and Transport to implement a road safety research project in Uganda. ACL would like to recruit enumerators to support activities of this project, through data collection in the assigned districts.

Purpose of this Position:

The purpose of the Enumerators is to collect primary and secondary data on road accidents in Uganda the will be used by the project for research purposes. We will be hiring multiple people for this position, who will be sent to various regions of Uganda to collect the data. Preference will be given to those who can speak the language of the area to which they are sent.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  1. Collect data from all districts of Uganda
  2. Ensure collected data is accurately recorded
  3. Capture data using digital data entry technology provided
  4. Identify and report any challenges faced that could affect the quality of the data
  5. Take responsibility for project equipment that you may be entrusted with

Skills and Qualifications:

  • A minimum of a Diploma with prior experience in data collection or field work
  • Willingness to travel upcountry is required
  • Strong attention to detail and time management skills
  • Commitment to results and self motivated
  • Fluent in at least one local Ugandan language and proficient in English

How to apply:

Please send your cover letter, describing your strengths as the candidate for this job; and CV to recruitment@akemconsulting.com by close of business Wednesday, 18th May, 2016. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

 

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