The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) on behalf of the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) in Zambia invites applications from suitable dynamic and self-motivated Zambian nationals to be part of the pool of enumerators to conduct data collection services in household surveys.

Position: Enumerator
Location: Various rural districts across Zambia
Duration: Approximately 30 days


  • Conduct face-to-face interviews and surveys with respondents in assigned areas using tablets.
  • Ensure accurate and reliable data collection according to project protocols.
  • Maintain confidentiality and ethical standards throughout the survey process.
  • Collaborate effectively with team members and supervisors.
  • Upload collected data.


  • Previous experience in data collection, surveys, or fieldwork preferred.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team.
  • Familiarity with mobile data collection tools is an advantage.
  • Availability to work in rural parts of Zambia.
  • Able to communicate and use local languages i.e. Bemba, Nyanja, Chewa, Tumbuka, Tonga, Mambwe, Lungu etc.


  • Competitive compensation package.
  • Training and support provided.
  • Opportunity to contribute to meaningful and impactful research.

How to Apply:
Interested candidates should apply using the link here.

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