International Medical Corps Consultant Pharmacist Job in Kenya

Employment Opportunity: Consultant Pharmacist

International Medical Corps is a global, humanitarian, nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development programs.

International Medical Corps is a private, voluntary, nonpolitical, nonsectarian organization. Its mission is to improve the quality of life through health interventions and related activities that build local capacity in underserved communities worldwide.

International Medical Corps is recruiting a Consultant Pharmacist for a 10-day period.

Job Summary: The Pharmacist will be responsible for reviewing and interpreting physical orders on medications.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Participate in a vendor prequalification exercise
  • Undertake physical visits on premises and warehouses of selected vendors
  • Interview vendors as per IMC questionnaire
  • Review warehousing standards, identifying weaknesses and strengths
  • Verify compliance of vendors with Kenya laws as regulated by the pharmacy board of Kenya the drug enforcement administration, and the food and drug administration by monitoring nursing unit inspections;
  • Study existing and new legislation; anticipating legislation; advising management on needed actions in reference to pharmacy.

Skills & Requirements:

  • Degree in Pharmacy
  • At least 5 years of experience working as a pharmacist or related field
  • Demonstrated experience being responsible for ensuring that there are systems and internal controls in place to effectively manage, monitor and report on drugs.
  • Member of the pharmacy board of Kenya
  • Ability to research and analyze medical literature including drug information, disease status, and clinical practice guidelines
  • Strong verbal and written English communication skills required. Kiswahili preferred.

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Updated: May 4, 2017 — 9:30 pm