Laboratory Supply Chain Management Specialist Job at Edes

Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: Laboratory
Supply Chain Management Advisor
About Us:
Our client, a leading Health Supply Chain Management Organisation that
specialises in Logistics and Supply Chain Management Services for
pharmaceutical products and health commodities is seeking to recruit for the
following positions to support their projects.
Job Summary: The job holder
will support the planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of
laboratory commodity supply chain and logistics management activities and
mentoring key stake holders regarding quality assurance and quality control
within a laboratory.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Offer support the laboratory advisor in planning
    and implementation of laboratory work plans.
  • Implement laboratory logistics policies,
    systems, goals, objectives, procedures and work plans.
  • Support the field team in supervising
    laboratory commodity management at health facility level.
  • Plan and conduct laboratory supply chain
    and logistics management training for health facility laboratory
  • Ensure compliance to laboratory standard
    operating procedures at central and health facility level.
  • Support laboratory logistics monitoring
    and evaluation activities.
  • Provide technical assistance to IPs with
    focus on laboratory maintenance and support.
Qualifications, Skills and
  • The applicant should hold a Bachelors
    and/or Master’s degree in Laboratory Technology.
  • Four to seven years of related experience
    with reputable international organization.
    Experience in clinical laboratory services in an accredited laboratory.
  • Experience laboratory supply chain
  • Experience with laboratory tests and
    techniques, including equipment, reagents and consumables required for the
    diagnosis and monitoring of the following (but not limited to):
    hematology, clinical chemistry and flow cytometry HIV/AIDS, TB, Malaria,
    STIs, Hepatitis B, etc.
  • Experience with procedures for internal
    and external quality control.
  • Proven ability to work as part of a team
    and to be self-managing.
  • Experience in mentoring and training of
    laboratory personnel.
  • Knowledge of the stepwise accreditation of
    medical laboratories is essential
  • Computer knowledge is essential
    particularly packages like Excel, Power Point and Ms Word.
How to Apply:
All those interested in the above vacancy should send their application
letters and detailed Curriculum Vitae to The Human Capital and Business
Manager, Edes & Associates Consultants Limited, Plot 22 Entebbe Road,
Conrad Plaza, 6th Floor, P.O Box 21984 Kampala-Uganda or email them to:
NB: Only successful
candidates will be contacted.
Deadline:  24th August, 2013.
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