Job title: Deputy Country Representative – Finance and Operations
Department: Anglophone Market Based in Lilongwe
Reports to the Country Representative
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 7,000 “PSIers” 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.
We are looking for a Deputy Country Representative – Finance and Operations to provide overall technical and management leadership, guidance and oversight of the organization’s operations, finance, grants and contract’s portfolio. She/ he will be the custodian of financial, accounting, IT, branch operations, supply chain, grants and contracts process to ensure PSI Malawi is compliant with donor and PSI global finance, budget, procurement, grants and compliance standards and that the processes enable PSI Malawi achieves its strategic priorities. In addition, to strong technical knowledge and experience, the DCR-Operations will be a key leader within the organization whose leadership style should reflect high Emotional Intelligence (EI) and their ability to lead while nurturing talent. The DCR-Operations will be working closely with the CR and DCR- Programs.
Sound like you? Read on.
Operational Management and Administration:
What are we looking for?
The candidate we hire will embody PSI’s corporate values:
Collaboration: You can work independently, but thrive within a team.
Trust: You trust that your manager and team will have your back and care deeply about gaining that same trust from your teammates
Pragmatism: You dive in and maintain momentum even when things are ambiguous and you don’t let perfect get in the way of good enough.
Honesty: You aren’t afraid to speak up and speak your mind.
Measurement: You set clear and challenging goals and hold yourself accountable to driving measurable results.
Commitment: You’re independent and a free thinker, but you’re ready to buy in to the direction of the team and commit to its success.
What will get us excited (personal and management characteristics)?
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.