Ethiopian Public Health Institute Researcher/PHEM Officer - logistics supply chain management officer Jobs

Ethiopian Public Health Institute Researcher/PHEM Officer - logistics supply chain management officer Jobs

Job Id: 199914

Category: Pharmaceutical, Logistics, Transport and Supply Chain
Career Level: Mid Level ( 2+ - 5 years experience)
Salary: Government salary scale

Job Description


Ethiopian Public Health Institute (EPHI) is an exciting and dynamic autonomous federal government institute having its own legal personality as the main government body in charge of three main tasks as expressed in the regulation number 301/2013.

The institute is mandated to conduct researches and technology transfer in public health issue; provide referral service for diagnostic and analytical tests; support the capacity building of health and food science laboratories at the national level for quality laboratory services; leads the public health emergency management of the country; and conduct researches in traditional medicine.

The Public Health Emergency Management (PHEM) division focuses on disease outbreaks, nutritional emergencies, and health consequences of natural and manmade disasters.

PHEM mainly emphasizes on early and timely detection, risk communication and control of epidemics and other public health threats, reduction in morbidity, mortality as well as case fatality rate of epidemic diseases to cope with existing, emerging and re-emerging epidemics, natural disasters of national and international concerns.

EPHI offers sound employment conditions with opportunities for personal growth and development. Therefore, EPHI is looking for competent professionals for the following posts on a permanent basis.

Roles and Responsibility

  • Ensure the availability of drugs and other medical supplies public health emergency response and preparedness
    vMobilize and secure resources required for the trainings, emergency response, supervisions
  • Develop supply chain management strategies that increase
    efficiency and speed
  • Review or update supply chain practices in accordance with new or changing environmental policies, standards, regulations or laws
  • Diagram supply chain models to help facilitate discussions with customers.
  • Develop material costs forecasts or standard cost lists
  • Assess appropriate material handling equipment needs and staffing levels to load, unload, move or store materials
  • Monitor supplier performance to assess ability to meet quality and delivery requirements
  • Monitor forecasts and quotas to identify changes or to determine their effect on supply chain activities
  • Implement new or improved supply chain processes

    Job Requirements

  • Qualification: MSc in pharmacy, logistics and supply chain management

  • Minimum Experience: Four (4) years

  • Required number: one(1)

  • Minimum base Salary: Government salary scale

    Desirable Qualities, Skills and Competences:

  • Proven knowledge on the medical counter measure system in Ethiopia
  • Proven knowledge in Pharmaceutical funding and supply chain management system
  • Knowledge in emergency medical supplies
  • Ability to work with and process confidential information with discretion and sensitivity
  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills and the ability to prioritize under pressure
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to maintain ICT materials, documentation for external reports and other

    How to Apply

    Interested applicants can register in person or send non- returnable copy of credentials at the address given below within 10 working days from the first appearance of the announcement.

    Ethiopian Public Health Institute Around St. Paulos Hospital

    Human Resource Management Directorate

    Human Resource Management Case team

    Room No. 112

    P.O.Box 1242 or 5654

    Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

    N.B in person applicants should have original documents

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