NGO Career Jobs – Pharmacist at Medecins Sans Frontieres Switzerland (MSF-CH)

Job Title:   Pharmacist
Organisation: Medecins
Sans Frontieres Switzerland (MSF-CH)
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda
About US:
Medecins Sans Frontieres
Switzerland (MSF-CH) is a neutral and independent international humanitarian
organisation which assists victims of war, displaced and disable people in
situation of armed conflicts.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Ensure
    the general functioning of the MSF pharmacies within the country; and the
    supply to MSF projects pharmacies and/ or health facilities supported by
    MSF in the country
  • Provide
    timely support to medical stock managers and storekeepers
  • Ensure
    training and supervision to medical stock managers and storekeepers
  • Actively
    participate to strategic developments (task shifting, decentralization
  • Ensure
    public relation activity with institutional partners
  • Expeditiously
    follow up national medical supplies to health facilities (Central Medical
  • Technically
    support the implementation of GDPs
  • Also,
    in charge of validating imports
Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The
    applicant should hold a pharmacist degree and be a registered pharmacist
    in Uganda
  • Past
    exposure and experience in NGO pharmacy management is a strong asset.
  • Mastery
    of national regulations (NDA, GDPs, PSUs, URA)
  • Skills
    in management of items with description and codification
  • Skills
    in GDPs implementation
  • Possess
    the ability to calculate and follow up the average monthly consumption
  • Past
    working experience with Logistix 7 and Easymed or Isystock is an advantage
  • Computer
    literacy skills with very good knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel)
  • Excellent
    organisational skills
  • High
    degree of independence, flexibility and personal initiative
  • Possess
    the ability to work in a multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural
    environment, good physical condition.
  • Ability
    to summarise, and to work independently, good stress management,
    resourcefulness. Honesty, ability to prioritise.
Language: English mandatory, French and/or Luganda
strong assets
How to Apply: 
All suitably qualified and
interested candidates are invited to send their application letters and a
detailed CV merged together in a PDF or word document to the HR department of
MSF Switzerland via email to:
Deadline: 15th January, 2015

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