Manager, Global Security
Based in Africa (preference), but Asia, London, or USA are possible (must be a country where PSI has an office).
26-50% international travel
Work From Almost Anywhere Status = Eligible
Reports to the Director, Global Security and Safeguarding
Who we are
Population Services International (PSI) is the world’s leading non-profit social marketing organization. We are a diverse group of over 4,500 entrepreneurial development professionals located in over 35 countries committed to making it easier for all people to lead healthier lives and plan the families they desire. PSI is using its global presence and 50+ years of experience to help reimagine healthcare. We are working to shape market systems, shift policy and funding, and strengthen global capacity to better support consumer empowered healthcare.
The PSI Global Security Department is a small, highly-collaborative team that actively contributes to the organization’s global agenda. We partner closely with country and regional leadership to facilitate program delivery while upholding strong duty of care principles. We are motivated by new ideas and emerging best practices while being strongly pragmatic to reduce barriers. The Global Security department are seen as problem-solvers with deep knowledge who seek creative solutions to problems.
PSI seeks a Manager, Global Security that will manage the safety and security for a portfolio of countries, to include incident management, capacity-building, risk assessments, and compliance with PSI security policies and furthering PSI's duty of care to staff.
-Serve as primary point person for all matters of safety and security to a portfolio of countries with varying degrees of complexity 40% of the Time
What are we looking for?
-Bachelor's Degree (or international equivalent) in a related field (e.g.,International Relations; Risk Management; Area studies; Politics; Military Science; MBA).
The candidate we hire will embody PSI’s corporate values:
Measurement: You use hard evidence to make decisions and guide your work. You set clear goalposts in advance and explain clearly if you need to move them.
References will be required. The successful candidate will be required to pass a background check. For domestic positions: Must be authorized to work in the United States. N.B. PSI will not consider work visa sponsorship for this position.
PSI has implemented a COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate to provide a hazard free employment and work environment in our commitment to our employees. Candidates offered a position will be required to provide proof of vaccination prior to their start date and their employment will be contingent on this. Candidates needing a medical or religious accommodation should let their recruiter know.