Assistant Technical Officer – PSM & Logistics

Posted 1 month ago

Achieving Health Nigeria Initiative (AHNi) is an indigenous non-governmental organization that promotes socio-economic development by supporting a broad range of global health interventions, education and economic initiatives in Nigeria. AHNi is an allied organization to Family Health International (FHI 360) with co-existing and mutually supportive interest in advancing the collective goals of the people and communities served. AHNi currently has its headquarters in Abuja, Nigeria.

To strengthen our operations and interventions in the country, we are seeking qualified candidates for the following position:

ASSISTANT TECHNICAL OFFICER-PSM & LOGISTICS:will work with the Technical Officer-PSL to provide technical assistance and capacity building to IAs and Partners and to AHNI to strengthen national/state systems for procurement and supply chain management of health commodities. Ensure that all distribution documentation for health commodities in AHNi, with funding agencies, suppliers, implementing partners and regulatory bodies is complete and compliant. Assist in providing technical coordination in product selection, quality assurance, receipt of commodities and efficient storage and distribution systems. Work with the Technical Officer-PSL in developing, maintaining and improving a logistics management information system and an electronic inventory control system for tracking commodities as well as facilitate data entries into the district health information system. HIV/AIDS.

Minimum Recruitment Standard:

  • B-Pharm, BS/BA in Logistics, Pharmacy, Microbiology, Biochemistry, or any relevant field with 3 to 5 years post-national youth service experience in managing a PSM cycle (including rational health commodities selection, forecasting /quantification).
  • 1-year progressive experience in supporting Health Systems Strengthening activities (such as health financing, human resource for health and or other related areas) is required
  • Or MPH MBBS/MD or MLS in relevant fields with at least 2 years post-national youth service experience in managing a PSM cycle (including rational health commodities selection, forecasting /quantification.

Method of application: Interested and Qualified candidates should forward a suitability statement (application) and resume (CV) as a single MS Word document to:

Vacancy closes: Tuesday, April 30th, 2024

Only applications sent electronically (i.e., by e-mail) with the job title and location clearly indicated as the subject of the mail will be considered and only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

AHNi is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Disclaimer: AHNi does not charge Candidates a fee for a test or interview

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