Job title: Deputy Chief of Party, Improving Market Partnerships and Access to Commodities Together (IMPACT)
Department: Southern Africa
Based in Antananarivo, Madagascar
Reports to the Chief of Party, Improving Market Partnerships and Access to Commodities Together (IMPACT) in Madagascar
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 seeks an experienced Deputy Chief of Party (DCOP) to support the management, coordination and reporting of all activities under an anticipated $32M 5-year USAID-funded project in Madagascar. The project will improve health product availability and accessibility in Madagascar through robust supply chain management and total market approaches, with the goal to ensure that quality pharmaceuticals and health commodities are available and accessible to all Malagasy people on a sustainable basis through coordinated efforts of the public, private, and commercial sectors.
Sound like you? Read on.
You will assist the Chief of Party with all aspects of the project operations including the technical oversight, human resources, recruiting and training staff. The DCOP will lead the engagement and partnerships with the private sector to contribute to quality and successful TMI implementation. The DCOP will support the Senior Technical Advisor to establish and oversee IMPACT partnership with private sector, and development of enabling environment for effective engagement of the private sector. The DCOP will lead the strategy development process with the private sector, and in close collaboration with national stakeholders. The DCOP will oversee the implementation new strategies and pilot of innovation with the private sector. You will also collaborate with partners on the development and implementation of the IMPACT project.
What are we looking for?
References will be required.
What would get us excited?
* Contingent upon funding.
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