Monday, 18 July 2016

Job Opportunity At Digital Divide Data, Application Deadline: 22 Jul 2016

Position: Enumerator - Mbeya
Deadline for application: 22 July 2016
Required: Current CV
Project Context:

The Funguka! Road Safety initiative is a research campaign that aims to reduce road
accidents by encouraging passengers in buses to speak out directly to their drivers against
reckless driving. The initiative is supported by Sumatra, Taboa, Traffic Police and USAID. It
is administered through Georgetown University and Digital Divide Data Tanzania. We will be
conducting a randomized control trial studing upcounty buses for a period of one year.

Job description
The enumerator will be responsible for distributing and inspecting safety stickers to up
country busses at the bus terminals in their respective region and collecting information on
each vehicle that has received the stickers.
Enumerator will be required to travel to neighboring regions for data collection and sticker
distribution. They will maintain strong relationships with Traffic Police in those regions.
The candidate must be a current resident of Mbeya city.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Travel to regions within Tanzania for data collection
  • Send data collected to supervisors
  • Assist in the distribution of stickers for the Funguka! project
  • Respond to questions about the project from drivers, owners or any relevant person
  • Assist the drivers in placing the stickers in the right places
  • Collect the relevant information as instructed by the Funguka! management team
  • Provide feedback to the Funguka! team on the progress
  • Act as a link between Funguka! office team and the drivers, owners and relevant parties involved
  • Ensure successful and accurate collection of data
  • Report back on progress and new ideas to the project assistant and manager
  • Maintain the interest and trust of the involved parties
  • Support the Funguka! team in spreading the message
  • Inspecting the vehicles after the lottery has been conducted
  • Awarding prizes to the winners with a representative from Taboa in each region
  • And any other necessary tasks in the project 


  • Advanced certificate for secondary school education
  • Ability to collaborate with a team and also work independently
  • Located in Mbeya city
  • Must be available for the full duration of the program
  • Ability to communicate fluently in oral or written English, Swahili, and other local languages applicable to the region hired
  • Long time experience in doing research
  • Strong work ethic and proactive attitude in pointing out challenges and asking questions
  • Initiative and leadership skills to brainstorm and implement new ideas
  • Self-motivated with the ability to prioritize and manage changing responsibilities
  • Proven ability to be flexible and work hard

Qualified candidates should submit their CVs to and
cc and
Incomplete applications will not be considered. Applications should be received no later
than 22 July 2016

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