Assistant Quality Assurance Officer Job in Kenya

As a result of organizational growth, our client would like to fill the following position:
Assistant Quality Assurance Officer
Ref. HR/AQAO/2016

Purpose Statement: Reporting to the Quality Assurance Manager, the Assistant Quality Assurance Officer will ensure that Non-Pharmaceutical commodities meet the specified quality requirements during receipt and that quality and form are maintained during storage and distribution in line with medical supplies good practice.


Principal Accountabilities:
  • Assist in developing and verifying technical specifications for Non-Pharmaceutical Products.
  • Conduct physical inspection of Non-Pharmaceutical products prior to their receipt into KEMSA’s stores.
  • Receive, Investigate and respond to customers’ complaints relating to poor quality Non-Pharmaceutical products.
  • Carry out regular random sampling and quality checks on Non-Pharmaceutical products supplied to KEMSA and distributed by KEMSA, analyze results from the quality checks and identify ways to ensure maintenance of high quality.
  • Implementation of Standard Operating Procedures and systems, record forms and other documentation related to all areas of procurement, inventory control, storage, security, product information monitoring and evaluation.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • The ideal candidate shall have a Minimum Diploma in Nursing from a recognized institution.
  • Must have had 2 years experience in a similar position or a nursing environment, knowledge of Non-Pharmaceuticals with good analytical and communication skills.
  • Should be customer focused and quality conscious, have strong analytical skills and have working knowledge of MS office.
How to Apply

interested and who meet the above requirements are invited to apply by
quoting the reference number for the position on both the application
letter and the envelope. 

Applications accompanied with a
detailed curriculum vitae, copies of certificates and testimonials
addressed as below should be received not later than 19th February 2016.

DN/A 1891
P. O. Box 49010, 00100

or dropped physically at The Nation Media Group Ad Centre office on the ground floor of Nation Centre, Kimathi Sreet.

Our client is an equal opportunity employer

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