PSI South Sudan Country Representative (CR)
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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.
With support from the government of South Sudan and international donors such as DFID, Global Fund, and USAID, PSI has worked in South Sudan for almost 15 years. Since 2001, we have implemented social marketing and behavior change communication to deliver prevention and treatment products and services across a wide range of health areas including HIV/AIDS, malaria, pneumonia and water-borne diseases. PSI is the national primary recipient for Global Fund Malaria and DFID on the malaria and Integrated Community Case Management grant.
We are looking for to lead implementation of PSI’s awards in collaboration with the Ministry of Health (MOH) and National Malaria Control Program (NMCP). The CR oversees government relations and program implementation s managing a diverse group of staff. We’re looking for a leader for our $100 million PSI South Sudan operation. We are looking for someone with strong humanitarian experience with a track record of delivering results in fast paced environments under challenging conditions.
be responsible for the overall development, management (security, financial, administrative, and programmatic), and representation of PSI’s activities in South Sudan. You will:
What are we looking for?
You have been a Country Director or Resident Advisor of a large development or relief organization in a failed state before. You have worked with and managed Global Fund projects. You can manage a very diverse international and national team to get results.
You have experience in building institution, local technical, management and leadership capacity.
You have experience identifying business opportunities for health or securing funds from donors like DFID, USAID, or Global Fund.
You can inspire a shared vision for the PSI South Sudan staff. You have successfully helped your staff learn, grow, and thrive in their work.
. You are creative, innovative and a strategic thinker. You have a strong interest in health-sector approaches to development and a proven ability to produce results.
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