Regional Marketing Manager, EAST AFRICA
Up to 50% regional/international travel
Reports to: Deputy Director, Global Marketing & Deputy Regional Director
Who we are
With over 45 years of experience, working in over 40 countries Population Services International (PSI) is the world’s leading non-profit social marketing organization. PSI is reimagining healthcare, by putting the consumer at the center, and wherever possible – bringing care to the front door. We are working to fix market failures, shape future health markets and shift policy and funding to better support consumer empowered healthcare.
There are over 8,000 “PSI’ers” around the world. We are a diverse group of entrepreneurial development professionals with a wide range of backgrounds and experience. All with unique skills that we bring to the critically important work that we do.
PSI wants to reimagine healthcare, to put the consumer at the center, and wherever possible — bring care to the front door. To reimagine healthcare, we’ll help fix market failures, shape future health markets and shift policy and funding to better support consumer empowered healthcare.
To achieve this vision, we will leverage our best marketing acumen – building strong market understanding and deep consumer insights to inform the design of effective marketing solutions that will shape health markets and drive healthy behaviors.
We are looking for a skilled and dynamic marketing specialist to take our region’s marketing to the next level. We are seeking someone with strong core marketing skills across portfolio management, communications and marketing planning & execution. The candidate will have experience in developing marketing programs that have demonstrated success in driving behavior change and market growth. Above all, this individual will have a passionate energy for building empathy with the people we serve and leveraging this insight to design innovative solutions that are tailored to their needs.
Sound like you? Read on.
What are we looking for?
What would get us excited?
The “Street Cred”. You have significant, successful experience working in areas like marketing, consumer insight, business. You have had great results and you have been able to create results via your vision and direction on execution. Experience in products/services that required consumer behavior change preferred.
Experienced marketing manager adept at using evidence to make decisions. You are familiar with human centered design and have experience with consumer segmentation. You understand marketing strategies and processes and have a demonstrated ability to design, analyze, disseminate, and manage marketing strategies with proven results.
Fire in the belly. You bring energy and passion in what you do.
Team player. You ‘play well’ with others and enjoy seeing the impact of our work as a team.
Leader. You have proven ability to obtain buy-in from multiple stakeholders and create change.
Curious and Flexible. You’re an information sponge and understand what worked yesterday won’t necessarily work today (or tomorrow), that each context is different. You have an ability to adapt quickly to these changing environments.
Desire to Make the World a Better Place. You have a passion to create change in the world and believe in providing better health solutions to the poor. You might not have been able to do this in your career “to date” but this is a goal in your life.
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