University of Maryland Jobs : Site Pharmaceutical Technologist


Organization: University of Maryland
Country: Kenya
Closing date: 04 Nov 2016

Job Description: Site Pharmaceutical Technologist

Technical Support

· Ensure good store keeping for pharmacy drugs, prepare and manage pharmacy inventory.

· Be part of the clinical eligibility committee to set and periodically evaluate annual department goals

· Develop, review and regularly update the standard operating procedures manual for administration and distribution of ARVs

· Member of the health facility drugs and therapeutics committee (TDC). Secretary of the Medicine and Therapeutic Committee (MTC) and keeper of the MTC minutes)

· Together with other TDC members, review and regularly update the health facility on medicines.

· Promote pharmacovigilance activities at the facility, analyse reports as well as forward the reports to PPB/UMB

· Ensure ADT tool is in use and well maintained ( in-charge of the pharmacy computer)

· Give the ART clinical team updates on the availability of drugs

· Dispense ARVs and OI drugs to patients in the ART program

· Perform any reasonable work related duties as may be assigned from time to time.

· Member of the pharmacy and CCC team (active members of CQI team)

Training and mentorship

· Orientate new pharmacy staff members

· Following appropriate education participate in counseling of patients taking ARVs in order to promote adherence with prescribed regimen


· Reports to the facility in charge and UMB Pharmaceutical Specialist.

· Works in collaboration and guidance of the UMB Pharmacy team.

· Prepare site monthly pharmacy reports. ;


How to Apply

Kindly send your application, cover letter and current CV with the names of three professional referees to [email protected] on or before 4th November, 2016 with subject: Site Pharmaceutical Technologist Maryland Global Initiatives Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.