Deadline: 1 August 2018
World Health Organization (WHO) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Supply Chain Management Officer in Brazzaville, Congo. The duration of this post is 1 year.
The primary role of WHO is to direct and coordinate international health within the United Nations system.
Key Jobs Responsibilities
The Supply Chain Management Officer will perform the following functions:
- Developing and rolling out standard operating procedures (SOPs).
- Aiding in the management and reporting of inventory at subnational and national levels.
- Developing guidance for post MDA management of donated medicines.
- Improving/creating the reverse supply chain mechanisms.
- Conducting missions to identify specific country level supply chain issues.
- Ensuring coordination between WHO essential medicines focal points and NTD programs.
- Continuing to maintain a strong link and partnership with pharma to co-develop and roll out effective supply chain solutions in Africa.
- Collaborating with pharma partners via the NTDeliver tool to prioritize orders scheduled for the AFRO region.
Applicants must have:
- First University degree in supply chain management, public health, epidemiology, health policy or a related field.
- At least 5 years of relevant experience in public health, including project management and report writing.
- Experience in the development and implementation of Preventive chemotherapy strategies to control Neglected Tropical Diseases control.
- A degree in either materials management, logistics management, supply chain management, business management, or pharmacy.
- Minimum 3 years proven experience in drug and materials management.
- A high degree of demonstrated planning, organizational, analytical, and financial skills.
- Intermediate Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel skills.
How to Apply
Applicants must submit their applications through online process.
For more information, please visit WHO.