Position: DIRECTOR GENERAL
PMRA is a Public institution established through an Act of Parliament No. 9 of 2019 under Section 3 of the PMRA Act with the aim of regulating Medicines and Allied substances, Pharmacy Profession, Pharmaceutical businesses and training of Pharmacy Personnel in Malawi.
PMRA seeks to recruit a visionary, suitably qualified and experienced Pharmacist of Malawi origin with proven record and ability to drive organizational Change, to fill the position of Director General (DG) as detailed below:
Job Title: Director General
Grade: PMRA 1
Responsible to: The Board of Directors
Overall Purpose of the Job
The DG shall be responsible for ensuring that PMRA meets its mandate of regulating the Pharmaceutical Sector in Malawi and enforcing the provisions of the PMRA Act No. 9 of 2019; sustain and foster collaboration with relevant international organizations and Regulatory Agencies both at Regional and International level.
The Director General shall be responsible for the day to day administration of the Authority.
Key Duties and Responsibilities
Requisite Skills and Personal Attributes
Qualifications and experiences
Applicants must have the following:
Appointment and Remuneration
The successful candidate shall be offered a performance related contract of three (3) years renewable based on satisfactory performance with an attractive salary and benefits commensurate with seniority based on experience and qualifications of the candidate.
Submission of Application
Interested and qualifying individuals should submit their applications and detailed Curriculum Vitae (CVs), copies of Certificates and names of three traceable referees, clearly marked ‘VACANCY FOR PMRA DIRECTOR GENERAL’ to:
The Comptroller of Statutory Corporations
Department of Statutory Corporations, Capital Hill,
New Building Office Block, Ground Floor,
P.O. Box 30061,
Receipt of applications will be closed at 16H00 on 18th June, 2021.
Only shortlisted applicants will be acknowledged and invited for interviews.
PMRA is an equal opportunity employer.