Job title: Chief of Party, West Africa WASH
Department: West & Central Africa
Reports to the Regional Director, West and Central 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.
PSI is building a roster of Chiefs of Party (COPs) in the area of Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene. Selected applicants will be contacted and included into a pool of highly-qualified experts for short and long-term assignments with PSI and its affiliates.
The COP would oversee and manage work in developing countries to strengthen the capacity of municipal governments and WASH service providers to expand equitable access to sustainable, high quality water and sanitation services by capacity development in financial and organizational planning, developing financing strategies, increasing transparency, and professionalizing services.
The COP should have significant leadership, management and international development experience, especially on large USAID projects; experience strengthening the capacity of government entities and utilities to deliver services and engage the private sector, particularly at the municipal level; strong understanding of market system development approaches; and a demonstrated track record of delivering programmatic results.
Responsibilities and qualifications for the COP role are outlined in the description below:
You will be responsible for overall vision, management, technical direction, and administration to ensure programmatic success. This includes:
What are we looking for?
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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.