BDS Center for Development Research Data Collectors/Supervisors Jobs in Ethiopia

BDS Center for Development Research Data Collectors/Supervisors Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Id: 197880
Category: Research and Development
Location: Different Regions
Career Level: Mid Level ( 2+ - 5 years experience)
Employment Type: Contract

Job Description

BDS Center for Development Research (BDS CDR), is one of the leading consulting firms in the country in areas of development research and multi-disciplinary consultancy services.

BDS-CDR is currently striving to keep the public informed with its research findings believing that these works will help expedite the development efforts of our nation.

BDS-CDR believes that our current strong state is the outcome of long years of professionalism and commitment of our staffs, past and present. We have a pool of competent professionals and also work in partnership with scholars across the country and abroad.

And BDS-Center for development research would like to invite data collectors from all regions of Ethiopia to its talent pipeline pool.

Major duties and responsibilities:

  • Collect data /Qualitative and Quantitative/and Assist the team in data collection all the time

  • Review all the data for each project for their completeness together with other data collectors, make critical observations for any deviations.

  • Receive feedback from the central office (from the data manager, the central project/data coordinator etc.) and make a correction or justification accordingly

  • Resend the data immediately after making corrections

  • Conducting interviews with stakeholders (interview questions will be provided)

  • Setting up and facilitating focus group discussions with relevant stakeholders (discussion points will be provided)

  • Carrying out research activities as requested

  • Independently manage schedule to keep all current data up to date in different regions, cities and towns

  • Inputting data from research conducted in a clear, concise and accurate way

  • Worked hand-in-hand with the research coordinator and others to review survey logs and ensure the most efficient procedures were being used

  • Used several analytical tools for assuring quality/quantity and completeness of data

  • Share information on challenges faced

  • Obligated to attend the training provided by the

  • Perform any relevant duties and responsibilities assigned by the immediate supervisor /s etc.

    Job Requirements

    Required Qualifications:

  • BSc in Environmental health (100)

  • BSc in Health Officer/ Clinical Nurse (100)

  • BSc in Pharmacy (20)

  • BSc in Laboratory(50)

  • BA in Psychology and Sociology (50)

  • BA in Education(100)

  • BA in Agriculture (50)

  • BA in Statistics (100)

  • BA in Geography(100)

    Year of experience: Above 2 years of experience in data collection, survey ,enumerator etc. especially in consultancy companies or firms.

  • Duration of the contract-TBC

    Technical and Other Skills

  • A good data collector for research /study needs to have a number of specific qualities that can be used as our selection criteria when we recruit. Data collector(s) need(s) to have:-

  • Experience or affinity with data collection procedure (interviews, tests etc.)

  • Experience or affinity with study type

  • Knowledge of, or experience with the research/study topic

  • Experience with specific computer programs and other technological devices set for the research/study i.e. tablets etc.

  • Good knowledge of English language

  • Able to work accurately

  • Able to work independently

  • Have good communication skills

  • Presentable

  • Flexible

  • Available for the whole study period

  • Able and willing to relocate

  • Knowledge and exposure of different regions of Ethiopia is an advantage

  • Speaking different local languages is an advantage

    How to Apply

    Candidates who are interested and fulfill the requirements shall submit their ONLY application/motivation letter along with their updated CV via email at by clearly marking the position title on the subject line.

    Closing date of application:Open vacancy /No deadline

    Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

  • Please write the Area /Region you are now locating or living in the application letter

  • Only candidates who are invited for exam and interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.

    When you are called /Invited to the office bring Birr 2,000.00 Guarantee letter(For data Collectors ) and Birr 2,500.00(For Supervisors )

    Qualified Female applicants and applicants with disability are highly encouraged to apply

    BDS Center for Development Research Data Collectors/Supervisors Jobs in Ethiopia

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