ResultsinHealth is currently looking for an independent Senior PSM expert who is experienced in assessing grants and systems to procure and manage health commodities to cover francophone countries in Africa.

This is not a fulltime assignment. ResultsinHealth is looking for part-time consultants and anticipates annual Level of Effort to be btw 1/3 and 1/2 FTE.


Responsibilities
Assessments relate to the full cycle of product selection, quantification of needs, procurement, quality assurance, storage, distribution, inventory management, and their appropriate use. Experts will assess and monitor PSM and LMIS systems, with the aim of ensuring best practice and risk minimization for the Global Fund grants. Activities may involve onsite assessment visits, as well as desk reviews of PSM related planning and monitoring documentation.
The Senior Expert will work in support and coordination with locally-based Junior PSM Experts. 

Education, experience and skills
- Successful candidates have at minimum a university degree in pharmacy, in health, or in a related area, and no less than seven (7) years of experience in international procurement and supply chain management of health products, including extensive knowledge of public sector operations. Training in health product procurement, international tendering, supply chain management are desirable, as is experience in the management and implementation of HIV/AIDS, Malaria and Tuberculosis control programmes in developing countries.
- Prior experience working with the Global Fund, UN agencies or other international development partners is desired.
- Excellent French & English proficiency is a key requirement.

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

Application procedure
To apply, please fill out the registration form on our website www.resultsinhealth.org and upload a:
- Short letter of presentation – (1 page), describing your abilities to meet the essential requirements and indicate the requested daily fee in USD;
- Curriculum Vitae (max. three pages);
- Names and contact details of a minimum of 2 references..

The closing date for sending your application is 24 February 2020.

To learn more about this opportunity, please contact Cédric Mingat by e-mail (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or phone +31 (0)71 760 12 11. Additional information on ResultsinHealth can be found on the website www.resultsinhealth.org.

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