Title: Deputy Director, FP/RH
Department: Family Planning (FP) and Reproductive Health (RH)
Based in Washington, DC
Up to 25% international travel
Reports to the Director, FP/RH
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.
Are you looking to be a transformational leader family planning and reproductive health programming? PSI is looking for a Deputy Director to help the organization strengthen, scale-up and evolve contraceptive and safe abortion markets worldwide.
The Deputy Director should have significant leadership, management, and international development experience; a demonstrated track record in successfully managing donor and partner relations; an understanding of market dynamics across the value chain; a strong interest in innovative approaches to development; and experience successfully implementing and scaling up FP/RH programs centered around increasing both demand and access to FP/RH products and services.
This position requires teamwork, coordination, creativity, flexibility, and a can-do attitude! We want someone who can roll up their sleeves to make things happen, manage multiple and competing priorities, enjoy their work, and liaise diplomatically and effectively with multiple stakeholders and diverse teams. You are able to see the big picture while understanding program details.
Sound like you? Read on.
With the Director and the FP/RH senior team, guide PSI’s and its network members in the adoption and execution of innovative, evidence-based approaches to contraception and safe abortion programming as laid out in the organization’s and department’s strategic goals and priorities. You will be required to work with and through multiple stakeholders thus strong communication and collaboration skills are key.
Shape Market Systems:
Shift Policy and Funding
Strengthen Global Capacity
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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.