Data Collectors (30) at AVSI Foundation

AVSI Uganda, Gulu, Uganda
negotiable Expired 4 years ago
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AVSI is an international NGO with headquarters in Italy, which has been active in Uganda since 1984. Its current activities are focused in the areas of education, health, livelihoods, and protection, nutrition and refugee programs in Uganda.

AVSI is leading a consortium comprising of AVSI Foundation, Arua Municipal council and Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS) to implement the RMM project in Arua District. The overall goal of the project is to strengthen the structural and institutional mechanisms for reception, management and integration of involuntary migrants in
Arua Municipal Council.

Job Summary:  The Enumerators will be responsible for field data collection of all the Assessments for the specified period.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicants must at least hold Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education with credit in Math and English at ‘O’ Level as a must or its Equivalent
  • At least one year of cumulative experience in conducting field based data collection in Humanitarian and development context
  • Experience in Use of tablets and/or electronic devices for data collection;
  • MUST be a current resident of Arua Hill and River Oli or neighboring villages.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with ability to write reports
  • Cultural sensitivity, patience and flexibility
  • Required Language: English fluency with excellent oral and writing skills is required. Knowledge of Kiswahili and any of the widely spoken local languages i.e. Arabic, Kakwa, Lugbara, is a desirable.
  • Ability to conduct interviews and record data accurately
  • Knowledge of overall data management is an added advantage
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely both orally and in writing
  • Attention to detail
  • Sound Judgment to identify and report issues to supervisors
  • High Quality interpersonal skills

Applying Instructions

All candidates should send their application letters, accompanied with updated Curriculum Vitae indicating 3 work-related referees, plus copies of relevant certificates, should be addressed to:

The AVSI Country Representative,

AVSI Foundation,

P.O. Box 6785,

Kampala, Uganda and sent to

or hand deliver to,

The Human Resource Office,


P.O. Box 1383, Plot 16A, and Circular Road, Arua

Please kindly indicate the e-mail subject as ‘Application for Enumerator.

NB: Ensure that your application is received and duly registered in the AVSI application registration book by a fully identified AVSI staff. Female applicants are encouraged to apply.

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Uganda, Kampala


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