Technical Representative Non-profit Careers – Joint Medical Store (JMS)

Organisation: Joint
Medical Store (JMS)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to:
Manager Customer Services
About US:
Joint Medical Store
(JMS) is a Church founded private not-for-profit organization whose mission is
to supply medicines, medical equipment and related healthcare services, and
training of assured quality to the people of Uganda at affordable prices. It
was established in 1979 as a joint venture between the Uganda Catholic Medical
Bureau (UCMB) and the Uganda Protestant Medical Bureau (UPMB).
Job Summary:   The Technical Representative will conduct
support supervision in building sustainable capacity for the management of HIV,
malaria and RH commodities across PNFP Health Facilities receiving program
commodities from JMS.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Provide on-job mentorship and regular support supervision of health
  • Train health workers in inventory management.
  • Report on the field activities
  • Provide manuals and tools needed to standardize practices.
  • Carry out support supervision and technical assistance to all
    assigned sites using the SPARS model
  • Support ART sites to order through DHIS2/WAOS
  • Support facilities to regularly report
  • Develop and maintain an accountability system for all products
    delivered by JMS
  • Review and develop operational systems for logistics and related
    services at the selected health facilities
  • Identify and document utilization patterns for commodities at health
  • Act as a liaison person between JMS and the different stakeholders
    in the assigned region and resolve or report any pertinent issues.
  • Provide relevant technical support to customers and stakeholders.
  • Carry out market surveys to inform decision making on market

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the Joint Medical Store (JMS) Technical
    Representative job must hold a Diploma in Pharmacy, Clinical Medicine,
    Nursing, or Medical Laboratory Technology
  • Good training and experience in marketing of pharmaceutical products
    is desirable.
  • Computer literacy including experience in use of MS Word, Excel and
  • Proven experience in customer and market research.
  • Strong clinical knowledge
  • Valid class B driving license/Motor Cycle license.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Well-developed oral and written communication skills.
  • Negotiation skills.
  • Demonstrated high level of integrity in line with JMS values.
  • Handling the pressure of achieving targets.
  • Creativity.
  • Resilience
  • Time management skills
  • Planning, organizational and prioritization skills
How to Apply:
All qualified
candidates are invited to submit applications, resume, copies of academic
certificates, testimonials and three referees (who are not relatives) with
their day time telephone contacts. Only short listed candidates will be
contacted. Applications may be hand delivered to JMS Head office Reception Desk
or Email to Please
address your applications to:
The Manager Human
Resource & Administration,
Joint Medical Store,
P.O. Box 4501
Deadline: 25th March 2019
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