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WHERE WE WORK


There are over 5,000 PSIers in over 40 countries! We are embracing the reality of a distributed workforce in the U.S. and around the world through our "Work From (Almost) Anywhere" philosophy, where most positions have the option to work from a pre-approved list of US states. Our staff based at headquarters also have the option to work on-site at our PSI office facility in Washington, DC or interchangeably, where they can flex between their office and home workspaces. Those hired outside the US can be employed through the local PSI office.

Why work here?

PSI’s work is about enabling families to live happy and healthy lives—we think this should apply to our employees, too.

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Diversity & Inclusion


We are committed in sustaining a respectful, diverse and inclusive community. We’re proud to have been named a Global Health 50/50 Top Performer in gender equality, ranked among the top 5% of orgs surveyed. We have a council made up of PSIers, that sustain and deepen our DEI practices in a one-year term of service.

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HEALTH


We offer employees a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental and vision care, access to tele-medicine, and a $500 smoking cessation reimbursement.

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FINANCIAL SECURITY


We have 401(a) and 403(b) contribution & savings plans, a partnership with United Nations Federal Credit Union, life insurance, spending accounts (FSA & HSA), and disability coverage.

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Time Away


We want you to take time away when you need it. PSI offers a competitive vacation leave and holiday package. On top of our leave, you are able to work a compressed work week throughout the year, giving you additional time off.

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FAMILY CARE


We offer a generous paid parental leave, dependent care, and flexibility for work-life fit.

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Learning & Development


We offer hundreds of courses through PSI University, our learning management system. We host org-wide trainings and offer Great Manager/Leader trainings, as well as a mentorship program for all staff levels.

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PERKS


We provide $500 a year for wellness reimbursement, a computer purchase program for your home and personal use, and as a PSIer, you can get up to 50% off in travel and entertainment.

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OFFICE LIFE


We have a newly renovated office in Washington, DC with a free on-site gym and café area available to our staff. Commuters can take advantage of our pre-tax and post-tax transit and parking options.

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FUN: PSI STYLE


We have a fun and social atmosphere at PSI. We organize fun events throughout the year to promote physical, mental and community health. A word to the wise: Bring your a-game on Halloween.

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How PSI is driving global behavior change for COVID-19 prevention and vaccine uptake using Facebook.

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PSI is Bringing Sexy Back

PSI is bringing sexy back to sexual health by incorporating pleasure-forward content into its programming and taking it one step further by conducting quantitative and qualitative research to contribute to the growing body of evidence on the impact of sex-positive content.

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Pakistan’s Hackathon for Reproductive Health

On Aug. 6, 2021, PSI Pakistan launched the SRH hackathon, shortlisting 45 teams of the 300 submissions received. The resulting winner – young leader Laraib Abid – pitched Bridge the Gap, a free, user-friendly mobile application that consists of information on contraceptive methods for both men and women, geo-fencing of free clinics and corresponding tele-health phone numbers and a “life skills” toolkit.

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It’s never too early to build strong mixed health systems

How and when can we support countries to advance toward Universal Health Coverage (UHC)? Our work in Somalia and Somaliland presents applicable learnings that can inform how we — across countries and contexts — can build the foundation needed to progress toward UHC.

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Q&A: Making Health a Community Affair

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Your Vote Could Mean Additional Funding for PSI

Peter Singer, with the support of The Life You Can Save, the effective giving organization he founded, will be donating a portion of prize funding to The Life You Can Save’s charities.
Want to help determine which organizations receive funding? Vote for Population Services International here.

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FAQs

We’re a diverse group with a wide range of backgrounds from the medical industry to the music industry, all with unique skills we bring to the job. We value self-motivated people with a track record for getting things done in tough situations. We take our work seriously, but not ourselves. PSIers also embody the corporate values.

Thanks for your interest in joining PSI’s team! Here’s what you can expect out of our recruitment process:

  1. Your application is received and reviewed. 
  2. If you could be a good match, you’re invited to a phone interview. 
  3. If you’re a top candidate, you’ll have a series of interviews with your potential new team. 
  4. If you’re the finalist, we’ll extend an offer!

It’s not always easy to make sure we’re finding the best match, so we try to take the time to do it right. The whole process, from application to offer, takes up to 3 months on average. 

Yes, please submit a resume and cover letter for each position.  For questions about your candidate profile and managing notifications, check out our application system’s FAQ page.

If you need additional information or reasonable accommodation for any part of the recruitment process, please email [email protected] or call (202)785-0072.

HERE's What we're UP TO

How can we better understand how pleasure-forward content can potentially influence sexual & reproductive health-seeking behaviors among youth? With support from @FCDOGovUK, PSI developed NENA, a chatbot in Kenya designed to deliver sex-positive content. https://bit.ly/3rCymfq

Dive into the Insights that Ignite report by @WRAGlobal & @SelfCare4UHC! The report highlights #selfcare practices, learning questions, living case studies, resources & more. It’s a key tool to inform & ignite action to advance self-care in any context. https://bit.ly/35aKSLB

How can we leverage the power of #digitaltechnology to deliver trusted health information to consumers? We partnered with @Facebook alongside 26 PSI country offices to design & deliver a social behavior change campaigns to curb the spread of #COVID19. https://www.psi.org/2022/01/digital-platforms-can-increase-covax-uptake-we-explain/

Join us—@A360Nigeria, @HcdXchange & @YLabsGlobal—TODAY for the launch of the first-ever Quality & Standards Framework for the application of #HCD to ASRH programming!

Hear from A360 Youth Innovation Officer Ibrahim Kamaldeen & partners. Register here: https://bit.ly/3rwkraA

Since its creation, #maverickcollective by PSI has mobilized over $100M & helped over 6.7M people live healthier lives. This powerful group of women is changing the way philanthropy is done & making a big impact for women & girls in the process. Check out their impact video!

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