80 No Experience A’ Level Data Collection Job Opportunities – Field Staff – Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS)

 

Job Title:    Field Staff (80 No Experience Data
Collection Job Opportunities)

Organization: Uganda
Bureau of Statistics (UBOS)

Duty Station: Kampala,
Uganda

Job Reference: UBOS/STAT/02/2021

Reports to: Senior Statistician 

 

About US:

The Uganda Bureau of
Statistics (UBOS) is a semi- autonomous agency of Government responsible for
maintenance of the National Statistical System to ensure the collection,
analysis and dissemination of Statistical information. The Bureau has a dual
role as the principal statistics producing agency and coordinator of the
National Statistical System (NSS).

 

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

·       
Locate
the structures and households in the sample and complete the Household
Questionnaire

·       
Interview
all eligible members in the households assigned using the Questionnaire

·       
Administer
the respective questionnaire to all selected households

·       
Ensure
that all questionnaires are filled accurately

·       
Responsible
for the safety of all survey materials allocated

·       
Make the
necessary preparation for the fieldwork

·       
Edit,
compile data and cross check errors in the collected data

·       
Write
field reports

·       
Submit
duly completed questionnaires to the relevant authority

·       
Submit a
performance report to the relevant authority.

·       
Any
other duties that may be assigned by the supervisor

 


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

·       
A
minimum of Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education with credit in Mathematics
and English at ‘O’ level.

·       
Computer
literacy skills

·       
Strong
numerical and analytical skills

·       
Good
inter-personal skills.

·       
Strong
communication skills.

·       
Leadership
and team dynamics skills; and

·       
Presentation
skills

·       
Should
be physically fit and able to walk long distances

·       
Must be
fluent, both written and oral, in at least one of these local languages
Luganda, Lugbara, Luo, Ngakarimojong, Runyankole – Rukiga, Runyoro – Rutoro,
Lusoga, Lugisu.

·       
Should
have participated in Household based survey/Census data collection exercises
for at least one year

·       
Prior
use of computers or other digital devices for data collection is an added
advantage

 

How to Apply:

If you believe you
meet the required profile, please submit your application through the online
application system available on the UBOS Website at the link below.

 

Click
Here

 

All applicants must
attach relevant soft copies of academic transcripts, certificates and relevant
appointment letters. (PDF copies maximum 10MB).

 

Only shortlisted
candidates shall be contacted. All documents tendered in shall be verified with
the relevant authorities. Any falsification of documents will lead to
prosecution and any form of lobbying and canvassing will lead to automatic
disqualification.

 

 

Deadline: 19th February 2021

 

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