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Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Manager Medical Logistics/Supply Chain System Job at Baylor College of Medicine Children's Foundation -Uganda (Baylor-Uganda) - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Manager Medical Logistics/Supply Chain System 

Jobs at:
Baylor College of Medicine Children's Foundation -Uganda (Baylor-Uganda) 

Deadline of this Job:
7th December 2018 

Duty Station:
Fort Portal, Uganda 

Date Posted: 7th December 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time

Baylor College of Medicine Children's Foundation -Uganda (Baylor-Uganda) lS an indigenous not-for-profit child health and development organization affiliated to the Baylor College of Medicine International Paediatric AIDS Initiative (BlPAl). a Network of paediatric HIV/AIDS care and treatment Children's Clinical Centers of Excellence and international program offices in 11 countries across Africa, Eastern Europe and North America.
Baylor Uganda is seeking experienced professionals to fill the following position:
Role Position: Manager Medical Logistics/Supply Chain System
(01 position, Fort Portal Regional Office)
Reporting to the Director Health Systems Strengthening, the successful candidate will be responsible for developing and monitoring the implementation of systems and guidelines for providing Pharmaceutical services/Medical logistics
Overall responsibilities:
Develop and monitor the implementation systems, policies and standard operating procedures guidelines for the provision of pharmaceutical services across Baylor-Uganda supported regions, Provide differentiated Service Delivery (DSD) models that are adapted to provide HIV treatment and care to either address specific barriers/bottlenecks or ease access to HIV treatment and care for a subgroup of persons living with HIV, Develop and monitor the implementation of periodic consolidated Baylor-Uganda Pharmaceutical work plan, procurement plan and manage the budget, Review and analyses the prescriptions data reports from supported Health Units to detect, verify root causes of errors and make pharmaceutical recommendations on drug treatment , Organize the quarterly and monthly audits of pharmacy operations at supported Health Units and monitor implementation of the recommendations, Develop and monitor the implementation of the capacity building plan, Develop pharmacy procurement plans and provide technical support in procurement evaluation of pharmacy oriented bids then monitor the supply system for pharmaceutical products, Develop the pharmacy departmental ‘operation strategy‘ and monitor its implementation then write periodic consolidated reports in regard to the performance of the department. Review and monitor the implementation of strategies for identification, implementation and closing of quality improvement projects, identify and follow up the utilization of resource mobilization opportunities for Baylor, Identify research opportunities and monitor the conducting of research findings
Required Qualification, Experience and Competencies:
  • A Managerial Masters Degree with a Degree in Pharmacy.
  • A pharmacy related masters is an added advantage
  • The candidate must have at least five years of working experience in medical logistics health system strengthening at managerial level.
  • Ability to influence pharmacy decisions at a strategic level and with capacity to represent the organization in terms of pharmacy issues
Behavioral competencies:
  • Team and communication skills,
  • networking and partnership skills.
  • Must be dynamic, Persuasive &convincing,
Job application procedure
lf you believe that you are the right candidate for the above positions. please email your application to: Applications should include a cover letter, CV, telephone contact, academic documents and three traceable professional references; and should be emailed or hand delivered by 7th December 2018. You must have at least a credit B in MATHEMATICS and ENGLISH at Ordinary Level (UCE). Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted tor interview. An approved Medical Check-up report from a recommended health center for successful candidates is a requirement at entry. Applications should be addressed to: The Head of Human Resources BAYLOR COLLEGE OF MEDICINE CHILDREN'S FOUNDATION-UGANDA, BLOCK 5 MULAGO HOSIPITAL, P.D. BOX 72052 CLOCK TOWER, KAMPALA