Entry Level Pharmacist NGO Career Jobs – Marie Stopes International

Job Title:      Pharmacist
Organization: Marie
Stopes International
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: Director
Quality Assurance Training
About Us:
Marie Stopes International
exists to bring quality family planning and reproductive healthcare to the
world’s poorest and most vulnerable people. We’ve been delivering family
planning, safe abortion, and maternal health services for over 35 years.
Millions of women worldwide turn to us for help each year, whether in limiting
the size of their families, or avoiding dangerous complications in pregnancy or
unsafe abortion.
Job Summary:  The Pharmacist
is mainly responsible for ensuring and providing total adherence to
organizational and regulatory requirements by ensuring all pharmaceutical
operations of the organization are run in a professional manner under the
standards and guidelines of the pharmaceutical society of Uganda (PSU) and
National Drug Authority (NDA), as well as the quality control and assurance
guidelines of Marie Stopes International.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Ensure quality and compliance status of
    the warehouse/pharmacy.
  • Ensure compliance with QTA assessment
  • Prepare and file licensing and
    certification documents for the warehouse on annual basis to ND and PSU.
  • Conduct facility self-inspection audits
    using PSU and NDA inspection checklist to assess for compliance to good
    pharmacy practices.
  • Prepare Correction Action and Preventive
    Action plans (CAPA) in response to PSU and NDA audits to NDA.
  • Coordinate GMP inspections of supplier
  • Coordinate all supply chain activities
    with respect to storage and ware housing practices are followed and
    develop a storage chart for the various classes of goods e.g cold chain
    products, products stored away from light e.t.c
  • Make various activity and periodic
  • Put in place and monitor systems to
    ensure proper inventory controls at the ware house i.e track expiries,
    stock card balances, minimum balances and bulk stock.
  • Conduct visual inspection of medicines
    and medical supplies at the warehouse to assess products for any suspected
    counterfeit or substandard goods.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The
    applicant must hold a bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy, registered with
    Pharmacy Board and a member of the Pharmaceutical Society of Uganda.
  • At least
    two years of experience in similar industry in a busy environment
  • Excellent analytical
    skills, be a team player, flexible and works under minimal supervision.
  • Keen attention to detail.
  • Working
    knowledge of office equipment
  • Excellent communication
  • Excellent
    Interpersonal skills
  • Excellent
    organization and time management skills
  • Ability to
    demonstrate MSIU values.
  • Ability to
    demonstrate a can-do attitude.
How to Apply:
All candidates who wish to join
Marie Stopes are strongly encouraged to send an updated CV, cover letter,
certified copies of academic documents to the Senior Manager Human Resource via
email to: vacancies@msiu.or.ug quoting the position title.
NB: Please
do not attach transcripts
Deadline: Friday 2nd February 2018, 5:00 pm

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