Plan International Ethiopia Vacancy announcement

Plan International Ethiopia would like to invite qualified and competent applicants to apply for the following vacant post.

1. Pharmacist

Location: Adiarkay, Ethiopia

The Opportunity:
The purpose of the Pharmacist role within the Mobile Health and Nutrition Team (MHNT) is to ensure the effective management and distribution of pharmaceuticals and medical supplies in field settings. The pharmacist will be pivotal in providing accurate and timely medication to patients, enhancing the capacity of local health facilities through training and mentoring, and maintaining rigorous inventory and documentation practices. This role supports the overall health and nutrition objectives by ensuring that essential medicines and supplies are available and used appropriately to meet the needs of crisis-affected communities. A pharmacist works closely with the Mobile health and nutrition team to ensure the health and safety of their patients. S/he locate, dispense, pack, and label a prescribed medication for a patient that is done by the MHN team before dispensed to the patient. S/he also take some more administrative tasks such as processing arrangement of the pharmaceuticals, medical supplies and the equipment, conducting weekly base inventories, and filing paper work. S/he is also responsible for compiling progress reports, documentation, and sharing of best practices and lessons learnt in medical supply management processes.

Skill and educational background

BSc in Pharmacy technician, Pharmacist, Pharmacology fields of study and over 3 year’s relevant experience.
At least two years practical experience in Mobile Health and Nutrition Team drug and pharmaceuticals management.
At least 2 years relevant experience in an international NGO or similar organization.
Knowledge of policy and practice in the field of Medical Supply Management practices.
Knowledge and understanding of WHO’s guideline the warehouse management for the Medical Supply Management practices.
Computer literate in word processing and excel packages.
An understanding of child rights and their protection and fulfilment in the development context.

Application way

Interested applicants who can meet the above minimum requirements can submit their application, CVs and non-returnable Documents of their credentials in through via online link of this announcement. Apply Now

Deadline: July 1, 2024

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