Senior Procurement and Supply Chain Management Expert - Southern Africa

ResultsinHealth is currently looking for a part-time independent Senior Procurement and Supply Management (PSM) Expert who is experienced in assessing grants and systems to procure and manage health commodities based in Southern Africa.

About ResultsinHealth

ResultsinHealth has major responsibilities for PSM oversight activities in over 50 countries, through a collaborative agreement with PricewaterhouseCoopers and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria for Local Fund Agent (LFA) services. Products procured under Global Fund grants include pharmaceuticals, diagnostics, lab materials, medical equipment, PPE, long-lasting insecticide treated nets and condoms. Our mission is to ensure their rational forecast, purchase, distribution and use throughout the health system by assisting implementing partners, governments and donors with assessments and recommendations.

The team you are part of

We work amongst a team comprising local and international experts in Monitoring & Evaluation, Finance, Laboratory and other technical areas as required by the grants' specifics.


Assessments relate to the full cycle of product selection, quantification of needs, procurement, quality assurance, storage, distribution, inventory management & waste , and their appropriate use. You will assess and monitor PSM and LMIS systems, with the aim of ensuring best practices and risk minimization for Global Fund grants. Activities may involve onsite assessment visits, as well as desk reviews of PSM related planning and monitoring documentation. 

You will be asked to collaborate with the local Jr PSM Expert(s) working on the portfolio(s) and provide quality-assurance review and mentoring. 

The Profile

We are looking for technically gifted experts with exceptional PSM analytical and diplomatic skills. The ability to clearly identify, prioritize and summarize recommendations are key for success in this position. You need to be a team player who can work well independently and apply lessons and experiences from successful supply chain endeavours throughout the health system to support the fight against the three main diseases.


You can successfully qualify for the position if you have:

  • a university degree in pharmacy, in health, or in a related area;
  • 7 or more years of experience in international procurement and supply chain management of health products, including extensive knowledge of public sector pharmaceutical operations. 
  • Training in health product procurement, international tendering, supply chain management are desirable, as is experience in the management and implementation of HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria and COVID-19 control programmes in developing countries, especially in Southern Africa.
  • Prior experience working with the Global Fund, UN agencies or other international development partners is desired. Though please note the LFA apply a strict 3-year Conflict of Interest policy that forbids consideration of experts having recently worked on GF grants or related activities for the same portfolio.
  • Excellent English proficiency – preference for applicants based in Southern Africa.
Our offer

We offer an exciting opportunity in a dynamic organization with space for initiative:

  • Estimated annual LOE is 75-100 days annually; 
  • Backstopping support from our PSM Project Managers, flight booking/administration, technical support and peer-to-peer networks will be provided.

For questions please contact:

Cédric Mingat | Team Leader PSM

Place of work
Southern Africa

Type of employment
Consultancy contract 

LOE 75-100 days 

Education level
University degree in pharmacy, in health, or in a related area.

Field of expertise 
Pharmaceutical Procurement and Supply Chain Management

Closing date

10 July 2022

We look forward to your application!

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