To have overall responsibility for medicines management and ensure the maintenance of pharmaceutical standards through monitoring, teaching, research, policy development and implementation within the hospital.
Provide pharmaceutical advice to the Chief Executive Officer of the hospital.
Be responsible for the provision of good quality pharmaceutical services in the hospital.
Submit periodic and timely reports on pharmaceutical activities within the hospital to the Chief Executive Officer.
Ensure the establishment and effective functioning of Medicines and Therapeutic Committees in the hospitals.
Undertake any other responsibility assigned by the CEO.
Duration of Contract
The position is on 4 years contract basis subject to renewal upon satisfactory work and conduct. Therefore applicants should not be more than fifty (56) years by August 01, 2020.
NB : Interested persons who wish to apply for the positions must be on the payroll of any of the agencies under the Ministry of Health.
Required Skills or Experience
The Person must be a Deputy Director of Pharmaceutical Services or a Senior Specialist grade and have the following :
Be a registered member of Pharmacists' Council in good standing.
Degree in Pharmacy plus a relevant postgraduate qualification.
Membership or Fellowship) from the College of Pharmacists.
Have a minimum of fifteen (15) years' working experience, five (5) of which should be at the level of Senior Management.
Evidence of leadership and continuing professional development and training in management.
A broad knowledge base of the Standards of Pharmaceutical Care and SOPs and Guidelines.