Field Enumerator at the Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office

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Field Enumerator at the Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office


Tetra Tech International – Our client, the Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO), is recruiting to fill the position below:



Job Title: Field Enumerator

Locations: Kano, Kaduna & Jigawa

Employment Type: Part-time

Project Background

  • Tetra Tech is delivering the FCDO – funded LINKS – Powering Economic Growth in Northern Nigeria programme, which will support the development of a vibrant and diversified economy in the three key northern Nigerian states of Kano, Kaduna and Jigawa. The programme will have a duration of 7 years.
  • The -line components of LINKS activity are:
    • Investment promotion and facilitation
    • Private sector innovations that competitiveness, productivity and transformational economic inclusivity.
    • Two further supporting components will address:
    • Business environment challenges impacting investment and innovation, and
    • Monitoring, and Learning (MEL) to supporting learning culture within the organization and across stakeholders.

  • Ultimately, the programme will focus on increasing incomes and creating jobs for the poor in Northern Nigeria. LINKS will work across high potential -poor value chains, supporting them to become productive, competitive and attractive for investment, and then encouraging actual investment into them.
  • Tetra Tech is additional funding through the UK’s Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS)-funded PACT programme, to manage the implementation of an agribusiness intervention on reduced methane emissions from rice using System of Rice Intensification (SRI) through the LINKS programme.
  • LINKS Nigeria is requesting from qualified individuals for the position of Field Enumerators to support the project with data collection from its beneficiaries in Jigawa and Kano States.
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Scope of Work / Roles and Responsibilities

  • The Enumerator will support the Monitoring, and Learning (MEL) team to carry out fieldwork and other research activities, which may be required for the program’s functioning and strategy.
  • The Enumerator’s contract is on a need basis and not a full-time role.
  • He/she will be responsible for administering questionnaires to farmers or households in , as well as providing important feedback on project activities that might be gleaned from interfacing with the beneficiaries in the data collection process.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist in collecting data in line with project requirements
  • Seek out respondents who fit the suggested profiles in assigned locations and collect data on the data collection tools (questionnaires) developed and supplied by LINKS Nigeria
  • Submit completed questionnaires and other equipment used in fieldwork to LINKS Intervention Coordinators
  • Participate in briefings, carry out data collection, data entry and/or when required.
  • Document any challenges encountered in obtaining data and provide useful feedback from field activities
  • Recognize and give account of problems in obtaining data and provide useful feedback from field research activities
  • Gather and accurately record responses using the devices provided by LINKS Nigeria
  • Ensure that all questions in the interview tool have been thoroughly checked and completed.
  • Take on any other assigned responsibility or task in line with project need
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Profile of the Enumerator

  • University or equivalent
  • Ability to communicate effectively in local languages and build strong relationships with people in many different environments.
  • Excellent organizational skills, good attention to detail and numerical accuracy
  • Excellent spoken and written English
  • High of communication and team working skills
  • Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.
  • Ability to work independently
  • Familiarity with use of ODK and other online survey data collection tools
  • Previous experience in data collection, especially in the agricultural sector


  • October 2021 onwards on an ‘as needed’ basis.
  • This position is not a permanent position, it is a rolling position that will be called upon as need requires.
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How to

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and Cover Letter (in a single document of not more than 3 pages) in PDF format to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.


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