International NGO Pharmaceutical Technologist Job in Nairobi Kenya

Pharmaceutical Technologist
Location: Nairobi
Industry: Healthcare
Our Client, an International NGO whose core business is reproductive health and family planning to millions of the world’s poorest and vulnerable women is seeking to recruit a Pharmaceutical Technologist.

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Ensures good inventory management practices, of the medicines and medical supplies, at organization Nursing Home.
  • Oversees the acquisition (prepares drug orders) and disbursement of drugs and medical supplies to the nursing home inpatient department.
  • Ensures rational use of drugs at the nursing home with focus on improved therapeutic outcomes based on appropriate drug use.
  • Ensure maintenance of cold chain.
  • Liaise with the program pharmacist regarding drugs and medical supplies orders and buffer stocks
  • Monitor drug consumption at the nursing home pharmacy store and submit timely regular stock level and drug consumption reports to the Program Pharmacist.
  • Keep records of serious incidents e.g. drug errors, poor quality, expired drugs as requested by Program Pharmacist
  • Keep up to date stock records and information on stock of medicine and medical supplies with a view of improving inventory management practices.
  • Prepares medicine needs projections and submits orders to the Program Pharmacist and Center Manager.
  • Any other duties that maybe assigned by the line manager
Qualification and Experience
  • Diploma in Pharmacy from accredited institutions by the Pharmacy and Poisons Board.
  • Enrolled Pharmaceutical Technologist with Pharmacy and Poisons Board
  • Minimum of two (2) years post training experience in the same position.
  • Knowledge of drugs and their indications, contraindications, dosing, side effects and proper administration.
  • Knowledge of clinical operations and procedures.
  • Ability to train other assigned staff as necessary.
  • Ability to maintain quality, safety, and/or infection control standards
To apply, send your CV and cover letter only to or before close of business 15th May, 2016. 
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