SURVEY ENUMERATORS Jobs at Economic and Social Research Foundation (ESRF) February, 2019



The Economic and Social Research Foundation (ESRF) is an independent policy research institution based in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. ESRF was established in 1994 to respond to the growing need for a research think tank with a mandate to conduct research for policy analysis and capacity building. The Foundation’s primary objectives are therefore to undertake policy-enhancing research, to strengthen capabilities in policy analysis and decision making, as well as articulate and improve the understanding of policy options in government, the public sector, the donor community, and the growing private sector, and civil society.

The key themes or core research areas at ESRF are compliant to theTanzania Development Vision 2025, the Five Year Development Plan and East African Community Development Strategies. The themes covered by ESRF are: Inclusive Growth, Employment and Industrialization; Governance and Account­ability; Globalisation and Regional Integration; Social Service Delivery and Social Protection; Natural Resources and Environmental Management; and Knowledge Management and Innovation.

The Foundation promotes public understanding of economic and social conditions as well as public policy issues. It carries out policy research, capacity development and promotes dialogue on policy issues by engaging both public and private sector stakeholders through online and offline discussions.

Given the increased demand to research and articulate various policy and strategic issues, ESRF seeks to recruit experienced, competent, self-motivated and dynamic Tanzanians for the following positions:

Required Qualifications and Experience:

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and monitor communications between ESRF and the general public including social media.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with the local media, including newspaper and electronic outlets.
  • Assist in organizing, planning and publicizing the Foundation events or activities.
  • Provide creative support for internal and external communication efforts including print publications, websites, social media, electronic communication, community engagement, media and video productions.
  • Assist in the production and distribution of regular and special publications (i.e. newsletters, policy briefs, calendars, informational brochures, handbooks, good news notices, etc.)
  • Prepare information packets as necessary for our stakeholders.
  • Perform other related duties, as assigned, for the purpose of ensuring an efficient and effective communication program.


Given the increased demand for Enumerators to our various research survey works, ESRF plans to improve its database of enumerators who will be used on ESRF surveys works on Consultancy basis. Enumerators should be experienced, competent and self-motivated.

  • Holders of Bachelor degree in any discipline.
  • Experience of data collection in various surveys
  • Experience in data collection by using CAPI will be an added advantage.

Remuneration: Attractive remuneration package as per ESRF Scheme.

How to apply:

ESRF is an equal opportunity employer.

For the position of Survey Enumerator, use the below link for application submission:


For more details on ESRF, please visit


Applications should reach the Foundation on or before 28th February, 2019.

If you liked this article, then please subscribe to our FREE Job Alerts. You can also find us on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.
Only candidates can apply for this job.

Search Job Here

Jobs in Tanzania: JOB SCAM ALERT!! Never Pay To Get A Job. Legitimate companies don’t ask for money and any employment or job openings with requests for payment or fees should be treated with extreme caution, viewed as potentially fraudulent and reported TO TAKUKURU (PCCB) immediately. is not responsible for monies paid to Scammers.