Locum Research Assistants/ Enumerators (X15)

Applications close on 9 September 2022.

Locum Research Assistants/ Enumerators (X15)

The LRAs will be responsible for identifying and engaging potential respondents explaining study procedures ensuring that they understand the research process, collecting and recording research data using qualitative and quantitative methods.

The role involves maintaining confidentiality when collecting data maintaining professional conduct, interpersonal skills and corresponding respondents/clients in line with MSI guidelines. As part of the duties, the incumbent will also be conducting research interviews with respondents to collect information about their experiences with family planning (FP) and sexual and reproductive health (SRH) services and products, recording data electronically .

Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for the following among other duties:

  • Checks on timely submission of data
  • Checking completion of consent forms by respondents
  • Data quality checks

About You

To succeed in this role, you must have:

  • Must have first Degree in Social Science, Arts, Operational Research, Statistics/Data Analysis, Accounting or Equivalent
  • MRCZ Certificate in Basic Advanced Research Ethics is an added advantage
  • Proven computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Internet)

Apply Now

Population Services Zimbabwe (PSZ)  is one of the largest specialized Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) organizations in Zimbabwe. PSZ complements the Ministry of Health and Child Care in the provision of quality, and affordable general health and SRH services in all provinces of Zimbabwe. In line with its expansion strategy, PSZ seeks to expand its talent pool to include Locum Research Assistants/ Enumerators.

  • Applications should clearly quote job applied for in the email subject field and should include a cover letter and a curriculum vitae with three (3) referees. Emails should be directed to:  


This application is open only to Zimbabwean nationals or permanent residents with work permits.

PSZ is an equal opportunity employer promoting gender, equity and diversity. Our selection process reflects our commitment to the protection of vulnerable persons and safeguarding employees and communities from sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse. PSZ does not solicit for payments in any form at any stage of the recruitment process.

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