Position: Data Collectors
Position Reports to: State Coordinator
Location: Niger, Kebbi and Taraba
Duration: 15 working days (Between August-October 2021)
The Data Collectors are expected to participate in a 4-day pre-data collection training workshop, and will be responsible for completing the following tasks under the guidance and supervision of the State Coordinator, entire Jhpiego implementation and NFWP teams.
- Participate in Training and debrief meetings.
- Provide updates to Jhpiego implementation team throughout the period of performance through an online platform.
Data collection preparation
- Ensure required tools, consent forms are complete
- Identify communities within the LGAs and plan visits.
- Management of Tablets that will be utilized to record interviews and assessments.
- Travel to LGA of assignment and visit all communities within the LGA.
- Pay advocacy visits to Community gate keepers to solicit their support and necessary information
- Scope and identify institutions across key sectors (governmental, non-governmental, faith-based, community-based organizations, civil society organizations etc.) in the area that provide services relevant for survivors of GBV
- Use the survey questionnaire tool to assess current GBV prevention and response activities within the LGA of assignment through Key Informant Interviews (KII) and Focus Group Discussions (FGDs),
- Map existing GBV services in and around communities. Part of the services to be mapped include
- · Health Services Social support services
- · Emergency Shelter
- · Legal counsel/support
- · Long-term psychosocial support (individual counseling, support group, etc.)
- · Law enforcement services: e.g. Police Services
- · Child protection services
- · Economic empowerment/ Livelihood services Etc
- Determine the geographic area to be included in the referral network, based on accessibility to where most of the women live
- Upload all responses from survey tools to the Jhpiego server as appropriate.
- Store all audio recordings securely on an external hard drive
- Deliver audio recordings to Jhpiego Study Team in a secure manner
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Quality Assurance of Data Cleaning
- Coordinate with implementation team to ensure consistency and quality of interview transcripts in English.
- Respond to any follow-up requests from Jhpiego study Team related to data collection or data cleaning.
- Completed Qualitative interviews (KIIs) and FGDs.
- Completed documented mapping of GBV services across sectors.
- Completed Quantitative interviews received on Jhpiego server
- Completed Transcripts of all interviews**
- Minimum of BSc in Social Sciences/development studies/gender studies or its equivalent.
- Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in qualitative/quantitative data collection, specifically conducting in-depth interviews and experience in probing for clearer answers.
- Experience using electronic data collection software
- Strong interpersonal skills and communication skills, initiative, patience and problem-solving abilities, diplomacy and good judgment.
- Good time management skills and ability to work under pressure with little or no supervision.
- Excellent report writing skills in English.
- Familiarity with gender and gender-based violence programming is desirable and will be an added advantage
- Must be resident and have good working knowledge of the State and LGAs of interest.
How to apply
Method of Application:
Interested and qualified consultants should send their updated CV to email@example.com using the title and location of the position applied for e.g. “Data Collector, Kebbi” as the subject of the email.
Application Closing date:
Close of Business Sunday 4th June 2021
- CV and Cover Letter as ONE SINGLE WORD document
- The title/subject of your email and application should be the position and location you are applying for.
- Candidates that do not comply with the application instruction will be disqualified.
- Qualified female applicants are encouraged to apply.
- We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if a suitable candidate is found.
- Only shortlisted candidates will receive an invitation for an interview
- JHU is an Equal Opportunity Employer
- For further information about Jhpiego, please visit our website at www.jhpiego.org