Job title: Grant Agreement Senior Program Manager, Temporary
Department: Malaria Department
Location: Washington, D.C. *Eligible for Remote Work.
Reports to: Director, Malaria Department
*Remote, US based.
Up to 10% international travel
Who we are
With over 50 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 “PSI’ers” around the world. It’s a diverse group of entrepreneurs and professionals with an unusually wide range of backgrounds - from doctors, epidemiologists and professionals from the medical industry to marketers from the fast-moving consumer goods industry - all with unique skills we bring to the job.
PSI is seeking an experienced, Full timeTemporaryITPi Grant Agreement Senior Program Manager to support the Malaria Department with grant negotiations for a multi-country intervention aimed at improving uptake of intermittent preventative treatment in infants (ITPi) for an anticipated Unitaid award. The role is temporary from late September 2020 through January 2021.
PSI’s new global strategy focuses on improving consumer powered healthcare through shaping market systems, shifting policy and funding and strengthening global capacity. For the Malaria Department this means moving quality malaria case management closer to consumers; bringing next generations LLINs to market; scaling response driven surveillance to accelerate malaria elimination progress and maximizing the control value of drug-based prevention interventions.
Job title: Contracts Compliance Manager
Department: Grants and Contracts Department, supporting PMI Impact Malaria Project
Based in Washington DC
Up to 10% international travel. Reports to the Deputy Director, Grants & Contracts with a dotted line to the Deputy Director, PMI Impact Malaria.
Who we are
We’re Population Services International (PSI), a leading global health organization. We work to make it easier for people in the developing world to be healthy by providing access to products and services that range from mosquito nets to HIV testing.
There are over 8,000 “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 and its local affiliates manage malaria control programs in 32 countries and are world leaders in malaria control implementation delivering 42 million treated mosquito nets and almost 19 million quality-assured ACTs for confirmed malaria cases in 2016. PSI also supports national Ministries of Health to scale up malaria diagnosis especially in the private sector and to improve tracking of malaria patients through surveillance and health information systems, especially DHIS2.
Impact Malaria Program
The US Presidents Malaria Initiative (PMI) Impact Malaria project is PMI’s flagship global malaria service delivery project, helping to improve the quality and increase the delivery of malaria diagnosis and treatment services in up to 27 countries around the world. PMI Impact Malaria is a USAID contract hosted and led by PSI as the prime contractor.
PMI Impact Malaria works with national malaria control programs to help tackle these challenges by:
- Closing the gaps in malaria service delivery to get the right medicine, with the correct diagnosis, to patients in need, in the timeliest manner.
- Unlocking the potential of key drug-based approaches, by helping countries to introduce, implement, and scale-up proven innovations to move countries forward in their elimination efforts, according to each country’s unique malaria situation.
- Strengthening malaria health systems and the use of data for decision-making to link operational research and country-led dialogue with global technical leadership for the means of accelerating service delivery improvements and advancing key learnings.
The PMI Impact Malaria (IM) team is a results-focused, multi-disciplined and multi-cultured team, based out of Washington DC, working through PSI country offices as well as through our partners Jhpiego, MCDI and UCSF.
PSI is seeking an experienced and dynamic Contracts Compliance Manager to provide cradle to grave compliance oversight of the PMI Impact Malaria project. He/she will provide contractual guidance and support to PSI headquarters project staff, project subcontractors and country-based project teams; advise staff on contractual requirements and issues, client compliance, and implementation of PSI polices, with a high level of contractual/legal, project management and systems building skills, organization and capacity building.
The Manager will be a champion for promoting contract compliance and he/she will work with both operations and technical staff to ensure the execution of all project activities meet contract requirements. This position requires exceptional problem-solving and a customer service solution-oriented attitude, communications and organizational skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced, multi-cultural environment with a high attention to detail.
The full-time position is based in Washington DC with 10% travel and reports to the Deputy Director, Grants and Contracts with a dotted line to the Deputy Director, PMI Impact Malaria
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