Title: West Africa Regional Representative
Department: West and Central Africa
Based in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire
Up to 30 % international travel
Reports to the Regional Director, WCA
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 looking for a West Africa Regional Representative to help us to successfully oversee regional FP/RH programming in West African and operationalize a regional approach to operations. Other technical areas such as WASH, malaria and Primary Health Care may be added as our regional approach evolves. This position will report to the WCA Regional Director, and also to the Family Planning/Reproductive Health Director on specific areas.
We are looking for someone who has a proven track record managing country-level operations and coordinating activities, staff and stakeholders across multiple countries. Expertise in family planning, safe abortion and other health areas relevant to the region is also necessary. Knowledge of and experience in West and Central Africa is crucial.
For the right candidate, this position offers an exciting opportunity to help reshape the way in which PSI implements and manages FP/RH and other programs in the region. You will play a lead role in helping PSI further contribute to Ouagadougou Partnership and FP2020 objectives.
Sound like you? Read on.
You will be responsible for management (financial, administrative, and programmatic) of regional FP/RH programs, and responsible for identifying and operationalizing more streamlined regional approaches and operations for FP/RH programming. This includes, but is not limited to:
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