Jobs at Axios Foundation Nigeria (AFN)

Axios is dedicated to increasing access to healthcare through health system improvements and a broad range of access strategies, and is a leader in the development 

and implementation of supply chain solutions in low and middle.-income countries. Axios is recruiting for Supply Chain Experts for a five-year USAID funded Global Health 
Supply Chain Project, GHSC- TA. This project aims to strengthen country management of health commodities, improve environments for health commodities, and facilitate country, 
regional and global coordination, to ensure the long-term availability of health commodities in public and private services worldwide. Highly motivated candidates with knowledge 
and experience in supply chain management,logistics and procurement for health commodities in low and middle-income countries are strongly encouraged to apply. 
 
Applicants should have expertise in one or more of the following health supply chain areas: Commodity Quantification and Forecasting; Commodity Supply Planning; Commodity 
Warehousing and Inventory Management; Commodity Distribution and Transportation; Health Waste Management; Pharmaceutical and Commodity Selection; Commodity 
Importation; Commodity Loss Prevention; Commodity Supply Chain Design; Data Collection; Logistics Management Information Systems; Monitoring & Evaluation; Capacity 
BUilding; Commodity Financing; Governance and Leadership; and Information Systems.

Supply Chain Specialists
Location:
Experience: 5 year(s)
Course of Study: Public health
Required Grade: Not Specified
Duties and Responsibilities
•Develop interventions to strengthen and improve health commodities supply chains
•Provide guidance and recommendations to develop and tailor approaches and strategies for supply chain strengthening.
•Design and provide capacity building and training initiatives to improve supply chain, logistics, and procurement functions.
•Strengthen and foster enabling environments through improved governance and leadership, health commodities financing, and human resources development.
•Support the design and implementation of information systems to allow for improved data collection and usage, to promote improved decision making, planning, and procurement.
•Develop M&E plans to assess the impact and effectiveness of supply chain interventions. Educational Background and Experience
•Graduate degree in supply chain management, international development, public health, or a related discipline or a BAand an additional five years of work experience.
•A minimum of seven years international experience strengthening supply chain systems in low- and middle-income countries, for global health programs.
• Substantive knowledge of and experience working in the USAID operating environment, including Agency proqrarnrninq and procedures in Washington and in the field.
•Professional certification(s) in procurement, logistics, and/orother relevant fields.
•Knowledge of or experience with global health partners who work on supply chain (WHO,
UNICEF, GFATM, GAVI, etc.).
•Knowledge and experience in global health areas including HIV/AIDS, Malaria, TB, FP, and RMNCH.
•Previous experience with USAID or USG funded programs preferred
•Strong communications skills and fluency in EngliSh


Please apply through this website http://chj.tbe.taleo.net/chj02/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=AXIOS&cws=1&rid=23