Technical Officer-Procurement, Supply-Chain Management & Logistics

Posted 12 months 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 programs, education, research, and livelihood initiatives in Nigeria. AHNi is an allied organization to Family Health International (FHI360) 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 positions:

TECHNICAL OFFICER-PROCUREMENT, SUPPLY-CHAIN MANAGEMENT & LOGISTICS: under the supervision of the STO-HSS/CD, the TO-PSML will assist in the development of AHNi in-house capacity development among the various departments, implementing agencies (IAs) and in all aspects of logistics and supply chain management of health commodities. S/he will provide technical support and leadership to Nigeria’s efforts to strengthen the procurement and supply chain management system of health commodities using evidence-based data from the Logistics Management Information System, to reduce stock-outs, lower costs and eliminate wastage. Provide technical support to facility focal persons in logistics to ensure completeness, accuracy and timeliness of LMIS reports. Support facilities to maintain excellent inventory of commodities, ensuring proper documentation of expired commodities, separated from useable ones. Periodically support the health facilities to carry out stock audit exercise to ensure accountability and transparency.

Minimum Recruitment Standards:

  • B.Sc. Laboratory Sciences, biological science, pharmacy or related degree 4-6 years post-national youth service experience with a minimum of 2 years’ experience in provision of logistics support for HIV/AIDS
  • Sound understanding of HIV/AIDS technical areas
  • Familiarity with Nigerian public sector health system and NGOs and CBOs highly desirable.

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: Friday 14th October 2022

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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