APHRC Qualitative Field Interviewers Job Vacancies in Kenya

African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

Position Title: Qualitative Field Interviewers

The African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC) is a leading Africa-based, African-led, international research institution headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya, with a regional office in Dakar, Senegal.

Our researchers are contributing to the body of evidence about the critical issues in population health and well-being impeding Africa’s development in order to provide strong direction and recommendations to policy and decision-makers at all levels.

Our priority research areas are Human Development, Health and Well-Being, Data Science and Evaluation, and Population Dynamics and Urbanization in Africa.

In addition to the research component, APHRC has other programmatic areas in Research and Related Capacity Strengthening, Policy Engagement and Communications, and International programs.

The APHRC invites applications for Qualitative and Quantitative Field Interviewers in a study that aims to evaluate the effectiveness of a childcare model for enhancing the economic outcomes of women living in low-income communities in Nakuru, Kenya.

Qualitative Field Interviewers

Duties and Responsibilities

1. Take notes and compile comprehensive qualitative interview debriefing reports/notes.

2. Moderate/facilitate qualitative interviews with all recruited study respondents.

3. Prepare data collection progress reports and updates.

4. Other related tasks assigned by the supervisor, project manager, and principal investigator.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Development (ECD), Gender and Development or Health related field.
  • Must be a resident of Nakuru County, preferably from Nakuru Town West Sub-County (the area of residence should be clearly indicated in the CV or cover letter).
  • Fluent in English and Swahili, both oral and written.
  • Proven experience and skills in qualitative research work.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Availability to work full-time on the project for the duration of the study.

How to Apply

Interested candidates are invited to submit the above documents to Flexi Personnel ATS or via email to cvs@flexi-personnel.com by 16th January 2023.

Please indicate on the subject line of the email “Qualitative Field Interviewer – GrOW II project” if applying for the qualitative position or “Quantitative Field Interviewer- GrOW II project” if applying for quantitative.

In the cover letter, indicate your area of residence.

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


APHRC and Flexi Personnel are equal-opportunity employers and are committed to the protection of vulnerable persons.