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. PSI works to fix market failures, shape future health markets and shift policy and funding to better support consumer empowered healthcare.
The PSI is staffed by a diverse group of entrepreneurial development professionals with a wide range of backgrounds, experience, and unique skills that they bring to the critically important work that they do.
Society for Family Health (SFH) is PSI’s local affiliate in South Africa. A non-governmental provider of health products, services and communications, SFH is one of South Africa’s leading market development organizations. Its current portfolio includes HIV testing services (including self-testing), condom programming, voluntary medical male circumcision, and schools-based sexuality and HIV prevention programs. SFH has a legacy of delivering health products, services and communications and aims to become a leader in developing South Africa's primary health care market.
Based in Johannesburg, South Africa, PSI seeks to appoint a
PSI Country Representative and Executive Director for Society for Family Health (SFH) South Africa
PSI seeks an experienced, visionary and creative leader in public health and development to act as its Country Representative (CR) in South Africa and to lead SFH as its Executive Director (ED). The CR/ED will have full programmatic and financial responsibility for SFH’s existing heath projects, as well as execute PSI’s Global Strategy in South Africa. Focused on implementing the work of today as well as building for tomorrow, the CR/ED should have extensive expertise in winning and managing large, donor-funded awards, as well as a bold and creative approach to developing new lines of funding. Experience across multiple health areas is a plus, particularly sexual and reproductive health and rights, as well as primary care. The CR/ED represents SFH and PSI to government, key stakeholders and donors, and will play a coordinating role for various other initiatives PSI is undertaking in South Africa.