Job title Senior Program Manager
Department Africa Operations
Based in Washington, D.C. or Remote in the US
Reports to the Deputy Director
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 7,000 “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.
PSI seeks an experience program management professional with an interest in global health for the position of Senior Program Manager within the Francophone and Lusophone Market team. The Sr. Program Manager will lead headquarters support for a portfolio of projects including Cameroon and Benin among other countries/projects. S/he will be responsible for delivering financial, compliance, programmatic, and organizational support for country programs, connecting platforms with functional and technical departments in PSI/Washington; managing a small program support team; providing strategic planning support, and fostering relationships with donors as necessary.
PSI seeks candidates with significant expertise in project management including: budget design & tracking, deliverables monitoring and compliance, and project closeout. This position requires knowledge of a broad range of international donors. The position also entails supervision of two direct reports (Associate Program Managers) and reports to the Vice President for Francophone and Lusophone Africa.
Sound like you? Read on.
Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:
What are we looking for?
The candidate we hire will embody PSI’s corporate values:
What will get us excited?
The successful candidate will be a creative, innovative and strategic thinker, and will have: excellent communication, analytical, organizational, interpersonal and cross-cultural skills; a passion for private sector approaches to development; and proven ability to produce results
Icing on the cake
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.
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