Job title Program Manager – Temporary Coverage
Department Southern Africa
Based in Washington, D.C.
Reports to the Deputy Director for Southern Africa
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.
The Southern Africa (SA) team is known for our social enterprises and innovations in HIV- related work, including self-testing and VMMC. Programming also includes family planning, malaria, WASH and non-communicable disease screening and treatment. Currently, we have programs operating in Lesotho, Madagascar, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, and Zimbabwe, Angola and Mozambique and a continuing partnership with our network member in Namibia.
PSI seeks seeks qualified, dynamic candidates for a temporary full-time Program Manager for the Southern Africa regional support team. The timeframe for this temporary posting begins around February and lasts for 3-4 months thereafter. The position requires significant expertise in project management including; planning, budget design & tracking, deliverables monitoring and compliance. A working knowledge of various funders including CDC, DoD, USAID, DFID, Dutch and Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is strongly preferred. The position also entails supervision of two Associate Program Managers.
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Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:
What are we looking for?
What will get us excited?
The successful candidate will be a creative, innovative and strategic thinker, and will have: excellent communication, analytical, organizational, interpersonal and cross-cultural skills; a passion for private sector approaches to development; and proven ability to produce results
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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.