Job title: SBCC Technical Advisor: Prevention of Mosquito-Borne Diseases through Vector Control
Department: Malaria, Child Survival & Sanitation Department Based in Washington DC
Up to 30% international travel
Reports to the Vector Control Operations Director, Prevention of Mosquito-Borne Diseases through Vector Control Project
Who we are
With over 45 years of experience, working in over 60 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 and its local affiliates manage malaria control programs in 32 countries and are world leaders in malaria control implementation delivering 42 million treated mosquito nets and almost 19 million treatments for confirmed malaria cases in 2016. More specifically, PSI supports national Ministries of Health to deliver LLINs to achieve universal coverage through campaigns and continuous distribution channels including schools and health facilities for free to the end user as well as via the retail sector (including social marketing).
We are looking for an SBCC Technical Advisor to enhance USAID’s ability to plan, implement, provide technical assistance for and monitor and evaluate vector control messaging and behavior change campaigns as part of an integrated vector control package as part of a large donor funded multi-country, multi-year program. This integrated vector control program will support program delivery across public, private and community channels, and potentially shape the future of vector control globally.
The objectives of the project are as follows:
As a subject matter expert, you will support the project and participating countries by:
What are we looking for?
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