Field Enumerator (Somali Speaking) at Aga Khan University (AKU)

Field Enumerator (Somali Speaking) at Aga Khan University (AKU),

Field Enumerator (Somali Speaking) at Aga Khan University (AKU)

Jobs in Education / Teaching, Jobs at Aga Khan University (AKU)

The Aga Khan University is a private, autonomous university that promotes human welfare through research, teaching and community service initiatives. Based on the principles of quality, access, impact and relevance, the University has campuses and programmes in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, the United Kingdom, Afghanistan and Pakistan

Field Enumerator (Somali Speaking)

Responsibilities

  • Attend a training workshop to plan for research activities and familiarize with data collection, consenting tools and protocols
  • Assist in logistical preparation for consenting and data collection
  • Introduce the study to the participants and consent them into the program in the household
  • Administer data collection tools
  • Collect and submit data collected daily through a mobile application
  • Take care of assigned data collection tools and report any issues for action
  • Assist in any other field activities

Requirements

  • Proficiency in English and Somali languages is a must
  • Degree in Health or Management Science, Sociology, Community Development or any other related field with 2 years of working experience
  • Prior experience with data collection
  • Proficiency in use of smart phone/tablet to collect data is desirable
  • Familiarity with research ethics and experience taking informed consent

How to apply

​Application letter together with detailed Curriculum Vitae, names of three referees, should be sent to the Manager, Talent Acquisition, Aga Khan University, via the email: hr.universityke@aku.edu Please quote the position title on the email subject.  Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Applications should be submitted latest by September 23, 2022

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