JOB OPENING
 
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Save the Children invites applications for the following positions under an urgent response program to recent Rohingya Crisis in Bangladesh. We are working in different locations in Cox’s Bazar, providing vital services to displaced Rohingya peoples, including distributing the food, shelter, water & sanitation, education, health, nutrition, and child protection needs of the Rohingya refugees, particularly of the children.

Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply. Minimum requirements will be flexible for the potential female candidates. We are hiring staff on urgent basis, please apply if you can start your work within short notice of time.

Medical Storekeeper
Number of position: 2
Job Nature: Contractual
Contract Duration: 6 months, possibility of extension depending on availability of funding and performance
Job Location: Cox’s Bazar

Responsibilities:
Medical Storekeeper will ensure an adequate running and implementation of medical supply chain to the PHCC and health posts, advising the field sites on stock management as well as responsible for managing all medical stocks. S/He will

  • Ensure policies and procedures for the management of the medical supply chain, store and pharmacy management,
  • Ensure that procedures of drug supply chain meet Save the Children  and donor regulations
  • Organize the system of medication management within Save the Children health programmes with support of visiting med logs and health teams.
  • Regular review of the medical stocks
  • Ensure good stock management and Good Distribution Practices
  • Ensure reliable cold chain capacity to support EPI activities
  • Responsible for stock control (ensure monthly stock reports) and supporting medical stores, ensuring security and maintenance and that medical stocks are kept in proper storage conditions
  • Establish and maintain an efficient logs filing system.
  • Provide medical logistics, storekeeper training and capacity building as required

Requirements:

  • Have enough experience in similar role with of iNGO emergency programme, and with experience of working within a complex and matrix organization structure.
  • S/He should have excellent understanding of medical supply chain management.
  • Experience in health logistics, specifically pharmaceutical logistics, including procurement, transportation, and warehouse stock management.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English, Bengali and or Rohingya spoken languages.
  • Minimum Graduation degree in pharmacy/pharmaceutical Supply Chain or equivalent professional experience

If you are interested, please send your CV with 2 professional referee details at

career.bangladesh@savethechildren.org

(You must mention the position title at subject line of your email)

Application deadline: May 21, 2018

Only short listed candidates will be invited for interview
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