'CcHUB is Nigeria’s first open living lab and pre-incubation space designed to be a multi-functional, multi-purpose space where work to catalyze creative social tech ventures take place. The HUB is a place for technologists, social entrepreneurs, government, tech companies, impact investors and hackers in and around Lagos to co-create new solutions to the many social problems in Nigeria.
MXLab is seeking field research workers to support our latest edition of How I Use My Phone research project.
The How I Use My Phone research aims to gather and share data on the pattern of mobile phone usage across different user demographics in Nigeria.
As a Field Research Worker your daily responsibilities will include:
• Gathering the required data data from the field
• Completing activity reports
• Data Entry (where applicable)
• Interested in research and data collection
• Ability to relate to people from a wide range of backgrounds to engage with target groups
• Excellent listening skills and confidence in talking to people both in groups and on a one-to-one basis
• Good written and oral communication skills
• Organised, reliable and accurate
• Self motivated and ability to work under minimal supervision
• Previous research experience will be a plus but is not mandatory
In addition to the above, ideal candidate should be:
• Self-motivated and able to work independently, but also able to work well in a team
• Able to pay attention to detail
• A passionate and meticulous worker who takes pride in their work
• Available for 8-12 weeks (duration of the research), and ideally a youth corper or undergraduate
• Available to start immediately
The position is full time and is on a contract basis of 8-12 weeks. To apply kindly send your CV and a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Note that applications without a cover letter will not be considered.
Applications close on the 17th of July 2015.