Casual Enumerators x20 – GOAL
Who we are
GOAL is an international non-denominational, non-governmental and non-political humanitarian organisation dedicated to work towards ensuring the poorest and most vulnerable in our world and those affected by humanitarian crises have access to the fundamental rights of life, including but not limited to adequate shelter, food, water and sanitation, healthcare and education. We began humanitarian and developmental work in Zimbabwe from 2002 have gradually evolving from emergency response to long-term development. Currently our focus is on Livelihoods, Nutrition and WASH.
Career Opportunities with GOAL
GOAL is an equal opportunities employer to all individuals seeking possible employment with the organisation. We are therefore seeking to recruit and create a database of up to 20 (twenty) Casual Enumerators to assist with beneficiary interviewing; data collection and capturing into the beneficiary database on a casual and short-term basis when need arises in Mutare District. Successful candidates will be engaged on a rotational basis throughout 2019 as and when need for Enumerators arises. Potential employment seekers and residents of Mutare (preferably) are therefore encouraged to apply.
General Description of the Role
Reporting to the Field or MEAL Officers, the Casual Enumerators will be primarily responsible for conducting beneficiary interviewing; data collection, entry and analysis; registration in the target wards. The registered beneficiaries must be captured into a database which will be used for the monitoring, evaluation, accountability and learning system for the projects.
Summary of Key Duties
Participate in all the technical orientation and mentorship sessions organized by GOAL or assigned partner(s); Conduct household surveys for target beneficiaries (volume of work is based on assessment design); Take part in Key informant interviews and focus group discussions as assigned by the assessment leader; Review survey documents in order to ensure accuracy of data; Ensure adherence to a laid down Code of Conduct; Complete all planned tasks in required time frame evidenced by submission of completed tasks to the supervisor; Carry out any other duties as assigned by the line manager.
Person Specifications (Attributes and Qualifications)
At least 1-year demonstrable experience in implementing surveys and other research activities within an NGO environment; Demonstrated experience in applying quantitative and qualitative /participatory research methods including skills in digital data gathering techniques; Knowledge of the local environment and community dynamics; Proficiency in using mobile technology and standard computer software, especially MS office as well as data entry/statistical packages, such as MS Access, SPSS, Minitab, Epi Info; Active listener who captures exact response from respondents; Ability and willingness to travel to rural locations and live in basic conditions; Understanding of mainstreaming principles – Gender, HIV/AIDS & Child Protection; Confident presentation and facilitation skills, proven record in provision and facilitation of trainings; Ability to build rapport and good working relationships with peers and stakeholders; Knowledge of Core Humanitarian Standards and commitment to humanitarian principles
Interested individuals who meet the above specifications should apply either via email to [email protected] clearly indicating the position being applied for on the subject line of the email or on the envelope. The application must include an application letter; and a Current CV with full contact details of at least three contactable referees. Please note that applications received outside the stated channels will be disqualified. GOAL is an equal opportunity employer promoting gender, equity and diversity. Our selection process reflects our commitment to the protection of children and safeguarding employees and communities from sexual exploitation and abuse.