440 Census Field Supervisors, The CSO is recruiting!
I thought these role are a welcome difference, as they are homebased!
They are looking for 440 Census Field Supervisors, as the Census of Population will be held on 10 April 2011. The Central Statistics Office requires persons to work full-time on a temporary fixed purpose contract basis from January 2011 until June 2011.
Successful applicants will manage the census field force at a district level.
The work will be challenging and varied.
Here are some details out of the …
1. ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS – to be eligible for consideration candidates must
have proven experience of staff management preferably in an off-site capacity and the organisation of work for groups of up to ten people in the recent past, i.e. within the past five years
have proven experience of working to tight deadlines and achieving well defined outputs
have proven experience of organising and delivering training programmes
be computer literate and be familiar with basic Microsoft packages
be available full-time for the contract term
have good command of English, both written and verbal
hold a current full driving licence and have the full-time use of a car for the contract term
must provide secure and confidential storage in their home for all census material and equipment for their field district (see Paragraph 15)
have the requisite knowledge and ability to undertake the duties of the post
be a citizen of the European Economic Area (EEA)
2. DESIRABLE that Candidates should have
a good general education
have /had some involvement in the recruitment of staff
some experience in supervising/conducting household surveys, market research interviewing or practical social work.
Closing date: The competition will close at 5pm on Friday 24th September.