Program Coordinator (French Speaking)
Population Services International
About the organization
Population Services International (PSI) is the world’s leading non-profit social marketing organization. We are a diverse group of over 5,000 entrepreneurial development professionals located in over 40 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.
Program Coordinator, French Required
Based in Washington, D.C.
Less than 10% international travel
Work From Almost Anywhere Status = Eligible within a commuting distance from DC, MD, or VA.
Reports to Acting Program Manager, Global Ops, Africa
The position will form part of the program management team based in DC and will interact regularly with the field offices in West and Central Africa, as well as other departments in Washington including Grants & Contracts, Finance, and Procurement. The ideal candidate is someone who will pro-actively meet administrative needs, can juggle multiple, competing priorities, and will enthusiastically ensure smooth and timely flow of work.
PSI seeks a Program Coordinator that will Support PSI's operational excellence and execution of quality and standards by providing wide-ranging administrative and operational support. Liaise across PSI, which may include network members and country project teams, global technical and service departments, and strategic partners to ensure program/project objectives are met and PSI compliance requirements are met. May manage a small project/initiative, and/or the programmatic and financial health of a low-complexity network member/country project team, or components of a network member/country project portfolio.
-Associate's degree (or international equivalent) in a related field
-Bachelor's Degree (or international equivalent) in a related field preferred
-At least 3 year of related experience
-Strong written and verbal communication.
-Strong computer skills in MS Office applications.
-Excellent organizational and administrative skills with special attention to detail and timeliness.
-Strong quantitative skills, with emphasis on working with budgets and spreadsheets.
-French language skills (Spoken and Written) preferred
ACCESSIBILITY NOTICE: If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process due to a physical or mental disability, please send an email to: [email protected] or call (202)785-0072.
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