Job Title : Field Interviewer (74)
Job Ref : UBOS/UBI/FI/03/18
Terms of Employment : Temporary for a period of two months
Salary Scale : UBOS Scale
Reporting : Field Supervisor
UBOS Jobs 2018: UBOS is the principal data collecting, processing, analysing and disseminating agency responsible for coordinating and supervising the National Statistical System.
KEY RESULT AREAS:
1. Administer the respective questionnaire to all selected business establishments
2. Ensure that all questionnaires are filled accurately
3. Edit and cross check errors in the collected data
4. Write field reports and check errors in the data collected
5. Responsible for all survey materials allocated
6. Submit duly completed questionnaires to the field supervisors
7. Any other duties assigned from time to time by the field supervisor.
MINIMUM ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS
A minimum of Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education with credit in Maths and English at O’level as a must or its equivalent.
1 Year demonstrated experience working as a Field interviewer with evidence.
Must be fluent, both written and oral, in at least one of these local languages: Ateso, Luganda, Lugbara, Luo, Ngakarimojong, Runyankole – Rukiga, Runyoro – Rutoro, Lusoga, Lumasaaba, Rukonjo
Should have participated in data collection exercises for at least one year.
Age limit; 22years and above but not exceeding 45 years.
At least one year’s cumulative experience as a field worker in a national survey, with evidence.
Prior use of computers or other digital devices for data collection is an added advantage;
Ability to conduct interviews and record data accurately
Knowledge of overall data management is an added advantage
Ability to work independently with minimum direction
Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing
Attention to detail
Sound judgment to identify and report problems to supervisors
High quality inter-personal skills
MODE OF APPLICATION:
If you believe you fit the required profile, please submit your application through the online application system available on the UBOS Website: www.ubos.org using this
Not Later than close of business on Wednesday, 15 TH August, and 2018 at 5pm. No hardcopies shall be submitted.
All applicants must attach relevant copies of academic transcripts, certificates and relevant appointment letters. (PDF copies maximum 10MB).
Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted. All tendered in document will 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.
Note: Supervisors shall be identified after all successful candidate have undergone training.