Pharmacy Supervisor – Daily Worker Pool at Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) – France (Abuja, Jigawa and Borno)

Full Time
Posted 4 weeks ago

Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) (Doctors Without Boarders) is a non governmental organization , they are self governed the are set up not for the purpose of making profit , they provide medical assistance to the masses in other to make them healthy. Their actions are guided by medical ethics and the principles of impartiality, independence and neutrality.

Pharmacy Supervisor - Daily Worker Pool at Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) - France (Abuja, Jigawa and Borno) 1

JOB TITLE: Pharmacy Supervisor – Daily Worker Pool

JOB LOCATIONS: Abuja, Maiduguri – Borno, Jahun – Jigawa
Contract: 48 working hours per week with weekly payment depending on the number of hours worked

JOB DETAILS:

  • Ensuring general functioning of the pharmacy and supervising pharmacy supply chain processes in accordance with MSF standards, protocols and procedures, to ensure its efficiency and operating availability.

Job Description

  • Ensuring storage, stock management and supply processes, as well as hygiene and security procedures, tools, and protocols (controlling pests and rodents), implementing appropriate quality controls and records, to ensure good storage conditions (temperatures, humidity and light exposure) and availability of drugs and medical material, according to MSF protocols, national regulations and in cooperation with the logistics department.
  • Coordinating the delivery, reception and recording of international and local orders, in close coordination with the logistics department, updating stock files and informing line managers on their status (shortfalls, over-stocking, expiry dates), to permanently ensure security stock levels and ensure efficient management of stock.
  • Supervising orders of medical and drug material to ensure an efficient and appropriate consumption pattern under budget constraints.
  • Supervising the supply of drugs to patients, according to medical prescriptions, informing them on consumption patterns and keeping conditions to ensure their therapeutic progression
  • Ensuring efficient supply to other pharmacies managed/supported by MSF according to orders and stocks, and using cold chain when needed. Monitoring and analysing orders of depending pharmacies to avoid ruptures of stock or having expired drugs.
  • Supervising, with the HR department, the associated processes (sizing, staff shifts, recruitment, training, performance evaluation, development and internal/external communication) of the pharmaceutical team and the nursing staff, to ensure both the sizing and the amount of knowledge required and to improve their dispensing capabilities.
  • Recording all items received and issued in computer (Isystock) and reporting on drug consumptions and medical equipment dispensed according to protocols, informing on unusual patterns as well as forecasting future needs, to rationalise the budget and to ensure availability.
  • Assisting in training of nursing staff regarding dispensing of drugs and their side effects.

Requirements
Education:

  • Licensed Pharmacy Degree
  • A pharmacy license is required for the registration of MSF Pharmacy.

Experience:

  • Essential: 2 years previous experience in Pharmacy management.
  • Desirable: Previous experience with MSF or other INGO’s.

Language:

  • Essential: Fluency in English
  • Desirable: Knowledge of Hausa is an asset

Knowledge:

  • Essential computer literacy (Word, Excel, Internet).

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Note

  • Only successful applicants will be called for the next steps and are obligated to disclose any information about family member(s) currently in the employ of MSF-France in any location.
  • No monetary transactions, neither demands of favors in kind, nor other types of favoritism will be tolerated in the MSF recruitment process.
  • MSF reserves the right to refuse hiring a candidate having benefitted from any such acts. All illicit demands may be pursued through the judicial system.
  • MSF is an equal opportunity employer and encourages any Nigerian citizen to apply irrespective of race, gender, religion, creed, political affiliation.

Deadline: October 10, 2021

Job Features

Job CategoryMedical/ Healthcare / Pharmaceutical

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