Wednesday, 15 January 2014

Field Researchers Jobs at Digital Divide Data

Job Title: Field Researchers

Employer: Digital Divide Data

Duty Station:  Dar Es Salaam

Application Deadline: 30th January 2014

Set appointments with and conduct all interviews with designated portion of participating households, recording all data on tablet computers;
Record additional findings, comments, and qualitative observations about households on an ongoing basis;
Review and cross check data for accuracy and submit data to a central database on a daily basis;
Report back on progress and findings to field supervisor and research manager;
Participate in daily progress-tracking and analysis phone calls with the research team;
Provide feedback to the research manager and project manager on data analysis by providing their input and impressions based on fieldwork; and
Maintain the interest, trust, and participation of participating communities and households.


•         Bachelors degree in sociology, economics, demography, or other social science;
•         Experience working with low-income communities, preferably in a research role;
•         Demonstrated commitment to quality research;
•         Ability to communicate fluently in English, Swahili, and other local languages;
•         Good computer skills, particularly in Microsoft Word, with email, and the internet;
•         Strong work ethic and proactive attitude in pointing out challenges and asking questions; and
•         Ability to collaborate with a team and also work independently.

Duration:  Full time from February 2014 through September 2014

How to Apply:
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Questions, CVs and cover letters should be directed to Arapha Chilipachi Email: