Pharmacy Supervisor

Job Information

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    Category Other Healthcare Jobs
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    Posted On Jul 17 ,2020
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    Qualifications Bachelor's Degree
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    Employer Name Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)
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    Contact Email msff-blantyre-recruitment@paris.msf.org

Job Description

  • Coordinating the delivery, reception and recording of international and local orders, in close coordination with the logistics department, updating stock files and informing line managers on their status (shortfalls, over-stocking, expiry dates), in order to permanently ensure security stock levels and ensure efficient management of stock.
  • Supervising orders of medical and drug material in order to ensure an efficient and appropriate consumption pattern.
  • To work with Unifield, record the data and encode internal requests from the departments.
  • Supervising the supply of drugs to patients, according to medical prescriptions, informing them on consumption patterns and keeping conditions in order. Ensure safe-keeping and record-keeping of opioids and other dangerous drugs
  • Ensuring efficient supply to other pharmacies managed/supported by MSF according to orders and stocks, and using cold chain when needed. Monitoring and analysing orders of depending pharmacies in order to avoid ruptures of stock or having expired drugs.
  • Supervising, with the HR department, the associated processes (sizing, staff shifts, recruitment, training, performance evaluation, development and internal/external communication) of the pharmaceutical team and the nursing staff, in order to ensure both the sizing and the amount of knowledge required and to improve their dispensing capabilities.
  • Recording all items received and issued in computer and reporting on drug consumptions and medical equipment dispensed according to protocols, informing on unusual patterns as well as forecasting future needs, in order to rationalise the budget and to ensure availability
  • Assisting in training of staff regarding dispensing of drugs and their side effects