Job title Malaria Technical Director
Based in Luanda, Angola
Reports to the Chief of Party
Who we are
We’re Population Services International (PSI), the world’s leading non-profit social marketing organization. We work to make it easier for people in the developing world to lead healthier lives and plan the families they desire by marketing affordable products and services that range from mosquito nets to contraceptives to HIV testing.
There are over 9,000 “PSI’ers” around the world. It’s a diverse group of entrepreneurs and professionals with an unusually wide range of backgrounds - from the medical industry to the music business - all with unique skills we bring to the job.
With support from the government of Angola and international donors such as USAID and various private foundations, PSI/Angola has worked in Angola for almost 20 years. We have implemented social marketing, social franchising and behavior change communication to deliver prevention and treatment products and services across a wide range of health areas including HIV/AIDS, family planning, malaria, and water-borne diseases. PSI/Angola harnesses the strength of the private sector through working with private pharmacies and a net of sustainable clinics.
We are looking for an experienced Malaria Technical Director to lead all malaria-related components of service delivery interventions with a focus on continuous quality improvement. You would provide key capacity building technical guidance and regular support to project staff in the Luanda office, as well as key focal points across other regions in Angola, and regular collaborate with the Ministry of Health and implementing partners.
Sound like you? Read on.
What are we looking for?
The successful candidate will be required to pass a background check.
What would get us excited?
Capacity Builder: You have experience in building institution, local technical, management and leadership capacity.
Motivated people person: You enjoy working closely with others to help reach their full potential, and connecting them to resources and opportunities.
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.