Job title Writing Skill Development Consultant
Department: Asia and Eastern Europe
Based in: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Reports to the AEE Director of Technical Services
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 works with Social Marketing Company (SMC) in Bangladesh to implement the Marketing Innovations for Sustainable Health Development (MISHD) project. SMC today is a large and successful social enterprise and a major contributor to the Bangladesh national family planning program, providing contraceptives to more than one third of all users. It markets a full range of family planning products, ORS, and has diversified into nutrition, reproductive health, and female hygiene. As part of PSI’s role, PSI provides technical assistance in marketing and communications to develop strategic and design marketing plans, including providing support for the skill development of program staff.
PSI seeks qualified candidates with significant expertise in writing skill development of teams. Experience in designing workshops, including needs assessment, agenda, activities, evaluation and follow up is key. The consultancy will include remote prep work with required travel to Dhaka, Bangladesh, and follow-up coaching for a total of 14 working days.
Sound like you? Read on.
YOU WILL provide the following assistance to SMC:
OBJECTIVE 1: Design and Deliver a 5-Day Writing Skills Building Workshop that will cover the following topics:
In preparation for this workshop, the consultant will successfully complete the following steps:
DELIVERABLE 1: A successful training as judged by participant feedback and objective measures of skills improvement.
DELIVERABLE 2: Follow-up assistance for participants
Supporting documents include:
What are we looking for?
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.