PSI South Sudan Country Representative (CR)
Based in Reports to the Who we areWith 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.
Join us!With support from the government of South Sudan and international donors such as DFID, Global Fund, and USAID, PSI has worked in South Sudan for almost 15 years. Since 2001, we have implemented social marketing and behavior change communication to deliver prevention and treatment products and services across a wide range of health areas including HIV/AIDS, malaria, pneumonia and water-borne diseases. PSI is the national primary recipient for Global Fund Malaria grant.
We are looking for to oversee the implementation of the $45m Global Fund malaria grant in close collaboration with the Ministry of Health (MOH), National Malaria Control Program (NMCP). The CR will be responsible for government relations, close coordination with the CCM, LFA and implementing partners, and overall accountability on program implementation. The CR will be in charge of all PSI operations in alignment with PSI standards, while managing a diverse group of staff. We are looking for someone with strong humanitarian experience with a track record of delivering results in fast-paced environments under challenging conditions.
Your contribution be responsible for the overall development, management (security, financial, administrative, and programmatic), and representation of PSI’s activities in South Sudan. You will:
Maintain Strong Financial and Internal Controls
Manage and Mitigate Risk
What are we looking for?
The successful candidate will be required to pass a background check.
You have been a Country Director or Resident Advisor of a large development or relief organization complex and high-risk countries with proven longevity and outcomes in that position. You have worked with and managed Global Fund projects. You can manage a diverse international and national team to get results, demonstrating an ability to work effectively across cultural divides.
You have experience in building institutions, local technical, management and leadership capacity.
You can inspire a shared vision for the PSI South Sudan staff. You have successfully helped your staff learn, grow, and thrive in their work.
. You are creative, innovative and a strategic thinker. You have a strong interest in health-sector approaches to development and a proven ability to produce results.
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