Part Time Enumerator (Kitale) Jobs vacancy kenya 2019
Career Employment Kenya: Part Time Enumerator (Kitale) Jobs vacancy kenya 2019
Job Description: Today Work Kenya

Industry: Nonprofit/International Development/Social Entrepreneurship

Function: Support field-level data collection

Job Title: Part time Enumerator

Reports to: Senior Enumerator

Job Location: Kitale, Kenya

Organization Description

Village Enterprise is an innovative microenterprise development organization working in East Africa to reduce poverty with the mission – “To end extreme poverty in rural Africa through entrepreneurship and innovation.”

Job Description

Core roles

  1. Correct Community based Identification and Mapping of sampled respondents for interviews/survey.
  2. Conducting interviews and surveys among identified households/respondents and taking records in electronic devices.
  3. Accurate Recording of GPS and all observations relating to the survey in question
  4. Introducing the survey and survey team where applicable to the other participants.
  5. Administering the informed consent to the respondents.
  6. Translating the survey content from English into the local Language.
  7. Double-checking and synchronizing all collected data on a daily basis.

Other tasks and responsibilities

  1. Promoting teamwork relating to roles and responsibilities in the organization.
  2. Maintaining privacy and confidentiality.
  3. Provide progress verbal and written activity reports on process and challenges.
  4. Responding to any clarifications relating to surveys.
  5. Ensure safety of all data collection equipment and machinery.

Skills and competencies

  • Flexibility to various schedules.
  • Adaptability to changing work demands.
  • Ability to accurately operate mobile data collection technology.
  • Demonstrate ability to communicate key concepts to people with less than Level 5 education.
  • Excessive movements within rural settings.
  • Ability to speak local language.


  • Minimum of Diploma in any discipline with prior experience/exposure in research disciplines and data collection.
  • Good understanding of the elements of data quality.
  • Prior experience in data collection using electronic mobile devices would be an added advantage

To Apply

Interested and qualified candidates who meet the set criteria are invited to send their Cover Letter and CV (Maximum 3 pages) including 3 referees, salary history and expectation addressed to: The Director of Talent Management.

Subject Line: ‘Part Time Enumerator-Kitale’

Applications should be received not later than Tuesday, 19th March 2019.