LMCU, Supply Chain Specialist at the Management Sciences for Health 

LMCU, Supply Chain Specialist at the Management Sciences for Health

LMCU, Supply Chain Specialist at the Management Sciences for Health. Management Sciences for Health (MSH), a global health nonprofit organization, uses proven approaches developed over 40 years to help leaders, health managers, and communities in developing nations build stronger health systems for greater health impact.

Also, We work to save lives by closing the gap between knowledge and action in public health. Since its founding in 1971, MSH has worked in over 150 countries with policy makers, health professionals, and health care consumers to improve the quality, availability and affordability of health services.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: LMCU, Supply Chain Specialist

Job ID: 13-10107
Location: Abuja
Reports To: Senior Technical Manager, PSM

Overview

  • The objective of the LMCU, Supply Chain Specialist position is to provide technical leadership that will ensure the reliable availability of diagnostics ( RDT), Anti-malarial, Long lasting Insecticides treated nets (LLIN), and other public health commodities, care and support as well as other consumables at designated health facilities in each focus state supported by the Global  fund project, in close coordination with the supply chain management systems Senior Technical Manager Procurement and Supply Chain Management System.

Qualifications and Experience

  • First of all, Bachelor of Pharmacy Degree or Doctor of Pharmacy Degree. Post-graduate degree in public health/health science is an advantage.

  • Minimum of years’ field level experience with Malarial programs and public health commodities supported by bilateral agencies such as GF, USAID/CDC, and other funders particularly those related to supply chain management.

  • Has demonstrated the ability to effectively and efficiently the coordination management Supply Chain Management activities in at least 10 States Malaria program implementation.

  • Has shown the capacity to support and strengthen different State governments supply sustainability structures such TWG/LMCUs.

  • Also, Ability to leverage on state government human resources to bridge gaps to meet address emergency situations.

  • Also, Strong numeric skills and attention to detail and quality.

  • Ability to work in a team-oriented environment while maintaining an individual workload.

  • Logical and flexible approach to solving problems, especially when working under pressure.

  • Monitoring/assessing performance to make improvements or take corrective action.

  • Highly skilled pharmacist.

  • Ability to demonstrate skills in Pharmaceutical Care and the analytics.

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and fluency in English

  • Excellent organizational skills.

  • Must be registered with the relevant professional body-Pharmacy Council of Nigeria (PCN).

  • Have an excellent grasp of SCMS issues and current literature on SCMS in a developing country context.

  • Have an excellent understanding of comprehensive malarial programming, including program design, implementation and evaluation.

  • Strong working competency in computer applications to carry out management and data analysis as maybe required.

  • Data triangulation and validation activities.

  • Finally, Must possess the ability to work independently with strong problem-solving skills and ability to foresee problems and initiate appropriate action.

Application Closing Date 
21st December, 2018.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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