Job title Executive Director, ADEMAS
Based in Dakar, Senegal
Reports to the Board of Directors
Who we are
L’Agence pour le Développement du Marketing Social (ADEMAS) is a Senegalese non-profit social marketing organization. ADEMAS’s mission is to increase healthy behaviors among the Senegalese population, specifically in the areas of reproductive health, maternal health, family planning, HIV, malaria, nutrition, diarrhea and sanitation. ADEMAS is a member of the Population Services International (PSI) Global Network and leverages PSI’s experience in 65 countries as the world’s largest social marketing organization.
With support from the government of Senegal and international donors such as USAID and others, ADEMAS has worked in Senegal for over 17 years. We have implemented social marketing and behavior change communication to deliver prevention and treatment products and services to underserved and vulnerable populations.
Sound like you? Read on.
As the Executive Director you will:
Oversee all staff at the ADEMAS office, with attention to professional development and talent building.
Work with ADEMAS Board of Directors to ensure that the organization is running like a well-oiled machine.
Oversee our key implementing activities to coordinate successful projects.
You will be responsible for the overall development, management (financial, administrative, and programmatic), and representation of ADEMAS. You will:
Financial and administrative oversight
Build relationships among partners
What are we looking for?
You are fluent in English and French;
References will be required.
What would get us excited?
Capacity Builder. You have experience in building institution, local technical, management and leadership capacity.
You are able to inspire a shared vision for the program staff. You have successfully helped your staff learn, grow, and thrive in their work.
You have experience working with Ministries of Health, health care stakeholders, or global health donors. You are able to identify new donors and partners for programs.
This position requires a work authorization for Senegal and will be sponsored for the visa process.
PSI is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from qualified individuals regardless of actual or perceived race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, personal appearance, matriculation, political affiliation, family status or responsibilities, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, childbirth, related medical conditions or breastfeeding, genetic information, amnesty, veteran, special disabled veteran or uniform service member status or employment status.