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Healthcare
Posted on 18 Jul, 2021
Closing on 28 Jul, 2021

Job Description

PHARMACY STOREKEEPER

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international, independent, medical humanitarian organisation that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, natural disasters and exclusion from healthcare. MSF offers assistance to people based on need, irrespective of race, religion, gender or political affiliation.

MSF is advertising for the following position: PHARMACY STOREKEEPER

Requirements for the position

Education:

  • Essential certificate/diploma recognized in pharmacology 
  • Desirable bachelor degree in pharmacy

Experience:    

  • Essential previous experience of at least 2 years in similar or relevant positions.
  • Desirable previous experience in MSF or other NGOs 

Languages:    

  • Essential Arabic and English 

Other:     

  • Essential computer literacy (Word, Excel and Internet)

Description

  • Place of work:  Abs District, Hajja Governorate, Republic of Yemen
  • Level: 4
  • Duration: Until the end of 2021, with possibility of extension 
  • Others: Salary: Based on the organization scale

Main objectives:    

Execute the pharmacy/medical warehouse storing activities in order to keep pharmacy stock above security level and following recommended conditions (temperature, humidity, etc.) under the supervision of the Pharmacy Supervisor, and in collaboration with the logistics team.

Main responsibilities and tasks:    

  • Supervising material orders and dispatching in order to ensure rational use. 
  • Receiving orders and deliveries, identifying potential disparities against cargo manifest or others and reporting them, and stores materials in accordance with the system in force, in order to ensure continuous availability. It includes: 
  • Ensuring good storage conditions of all medical items in the pharmacy in accordance with pharmaceutical standards in order to ensure continuous availability. 
  • Ensuring correct fill in entries on the stock cards and software.
  • Carrying out or participating in regular inventories including EPREP stock.
  • Following up stock levels with regards to alarms thresholds, stock out, expiry dates and drugs to expire in the following 6 months.
  • Preparing orders of the different consumption units (departments, wards, others), ensuring proper packaging and dispatching and reporting any anomalies or changes in consumption patterns to the Pharmacy Supervisor. Informing Pharmacy Supervisor as soon as stock reaches alert limit. 
  • Controlling warehouse facilities in order to ensure materials are kept in good keeping conditions, it includes:
  • Monitoring temperature in the warehouse and;
  • Ensuring that products requiring cold chain are suitably stored and transports  received, stored, and prepared and transported appropriately according to MSF Supply and Cold Chain protocols. 
  • Ensuring cleanliness of premises (stock pharmacy) and in close collaboration with the logistics department, maintaining refrigerating equipment.
  • Controlling warehouse limited access to authorized personnel and ensuring doors and other exits are secured. Immediately informing the line manager of any problems arising in the course of the work, particularly with regards to damage, loss, attempted break-ins or theft in the warehouse.
  • Following up stock levels with regards to alarms thresholds, stock out, expiry dates and drugs to expire in the following 6 months. Preparing reports and passing it to the supervisor.

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