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.
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.
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.
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:
We offer an exciting opportunity in a dynamic organization with space for initiative:
Place of work
Type of employment
LOE 75-100 days
University degree in pharmacy, in health, or in a related area.
Field of expertise
Pharmaceutical Procurement and Supply Chain Management
We look forward to your application!
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