MSH Supply Chain Management Systems Specialist Jobs 2022 – Nigeria NGO Jobs

MSH Supply Chain Management Systems Specialist Jobs 2022 – Nigeria NGO Jobs. MSH Nigeria looking for “Supply Chain Management Systems Specialist”. Applicants with a Bachelor of Pharmacy Degree may apply on or before 24 September 2022.

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MSH Supply Chain Management Systems Specialist Jobs 2022

The MSH has published a job vacancy announcement on 12 September 2022 for qualified Nigeria’s to fill in the vacant post of Supply Chain Management Systems Specialist to be based in Abuja, Nigeria.

Recruiter Management Sciences for Health (MSH)
Position Supply Chain Management Systems Specialist
Location Abuja, Nigeria
Country Nigeria
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Bachelor of Pharmacy Degree
Experience Required Minimum of 3 years
Application Deadline 24 September 2022

MSH Job Vacancy 2022

Overview: The objective of the SCMS specialist position is to provide technical leadership that will ensure the reliable availability of diagnostics ( RDT), Anti-malarial, Long lasting Insecticides treated nets (LLIN), and other public health commodities, care and support as well as other consumables at designated health facilities in each focus state supported by the Global fund project, in close coordination with the supply chain management systems Senior Technical Manager Supply Chain Management. Build and strengthen the capacities of both LGAs and State Logistics Management Coordinating Unit (LMCUs), and support same to facilitate and improve data collection, validation and timely reporting.


  • Spearheading the strategic design and implementation of all SCMS activities implemented under the GF project in the designated focus state
  • Member of the state project management team that is responsible for overall project implementation and performance at the field level.
  • Provide technical assistance (TA) to a multi-disciplinary team of service providers (doctors/nurses/pharmacists/laboratory scientists) to streamline the process for requesting malaria commodities/medical supplies by the partner health facilities and order the same from state medical stores.
  • Work closely with Chemonics to ensure tracking of commodities distribution from the central medical warehouse to facilities and provide feedback to the central office.
  • Provide TA to a multi-disciplinary team of service providers (doctors/nurses/pharmacists/laboratory scientists) to ensure the institutionalization of an efficient and effective inventory management system at designated partner health facilities and the State central medical warehouse
  • Provide guidance to a multi-disciplinary team of service providers (doctors/nurses/pharmacists/laboratory scientists) on Adverse Drug Reactions (ADRs) through real-time monitoring, documentation, and reporting (monthly and quarterly)
  • Support LMCUs (LGAs and State) to present at TWG meetings ADRs reported and State Stock status report from facilities.
  • Work closely with LCMUs (state and LGAs) to ensure that malaria commodities in the medical warehouse have appropriate accountability through real-time documentation of all transactions.
  • Report monthly/bi-monthly state medical warehouse and facility level stock position
  • Working closely with the Senior Technical Manager, PSM to coach and mentor service providers and state government partners to strengthen the SCMS capacity at the state level and in each partner health facilities.
  • Utilizing adapted tools, build the capacity of relevant health facility staff (doctors/nurses/pharmacists/laboratory scientists) on forecasting, inventory management, and reporting.
  • Working closely with the Senior Technical Manager SCM, provide TA to the state logistics technical working group (TWG)/ LMCUs to ensure the implementation of a harmonized logistic management system and framework

Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor of Pharmacy Degree or Doctor of Pharmacy Degree. Post-graduate degree in public health or an MBA is an advantage
  • Minimum of 3 years field level experience with Malarial programs and public health commodities supported by bilateral agencies such as GF, USAID/CDC, and other funders particularly those related to supply chain management both at facilities and state level.
  • A thorough understanding of state-level supply chain operations particularly the LMCU functions
  • Have an excellent grasp of SCMS issues and current literature on SCMS in a developing country context Strong numeric skills and attention to detail and quality
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented environment while maintaining an individual workload
  • Logical and flexible approach to solving problems, especially when working under pressure Monitoring/assessing performance to make improvements or take corrective action
  • Working knowledge of health commodities SCM at health facilities and state level. Ability to demonstrate skills in components of Pharmaceutical Care
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and fluency in English Excellent organizational skills
  • Must be registered with the relevant professional body-Pharmacy Council of Nigeria (PCN)
  • Have an excellent grasp of SCMS issues and current literature on SCMS in a developing country context Have an excellent understanding of comprehensive malarial programming, including program design, implementation, and evaluation
  • Strong working competency in computer applications to carry out management and data analysis as may be required
  • Must possess the ability to work independently with strong problem-solving skills and the ability to foresee problems and initiate appropriate action

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply MSH Supply Chain Management Systems Specialist Jobs 2022

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The Closing Date: 24 September 2022

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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