Job title Program & Administration Assistant
Department PSI Somalia, East Africa Based in Nairobi, Kenya
Reports to the PSI Representative
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 seeks a Program and Administration Assistant (PAA) to support the PSI Consortium Management Unit (CMU). The program assistant will provide programmatic and administrative support to PSI’s CMU and country team to help achieve its mission to provide an Embedded Essential Package of Health Service (EPHS) and to achieve increased community awareness of, and demand for, health services and promote appropriate health, Maternal Infant and Young Child Nutrition (MIYCN) practices. The assistant will work closely with all CMU staff that include technical advisors and managers. This position is based in Nairobi, Kenya and entails occasional travel to Somalia.
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The Program and Administration Assistant (PAA) will provide both programmatic and administrative to support PSI technical advisors and managers. This will include supporting program and financial reporting and documentation, logistical support for the CMU, supporting key donor and MOH engagements and meetings, and liaison with Somali Health Authorities. The PAA will work and collaborate closely with the East Africa Regional office operations and finance team to support PSI activities and ensure full operational and audit compliance. The PAA will also help develop and implement a workflow system to manage multiple operational and administrative work streams and a complex multiple-office environment.
Duties will include but are not limited to:
Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest and current Curriculum Vitae not later than March 9, 2018 to firstname.lastname@example.org
Subject: Program and Administration Assistant
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,
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