Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation – Malawi (BCM-CFM) is a not-for-profit organization working in partnership with the Malawi government in the health sector. Our Mission is to provide high-quality, high-impact, highly ethical pediatric and family-centered health care, health professional training and clinical research, focused on HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria, malnutrition and other conditions impacting the health and well-being of children and families worldwide.
The Baylor-Tingathe program was designed in 2008 to respond to suboptimal uptake of PMTCT and pediatric HIV services in Malawi. The program seeks to support Malawi in reaching the ambitious UNAIDS 95-95-95 goals, by improving the identification of HIV-positive persons, timely treatment initiation, and long-term engagement in care. The program is funded by USAID, and is currently operating in 7 districts in Malawi. Baylor-Malawi is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of:
Duration : 9 months renewable
POSITION DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Reports to: District Coordinator
The primary job purpose of the Pharmaceutical Technician is to develop and support the general pharmaceutical capacity and access to HIV-related pharmaceutical services in 4 districts (Mulanje, Phalombe, Machinga, and Balaka) in South-East Malawi. S/he will provide technical support to Mulanje Pharmacy and the District Pharmacy Technicians. S/he is responsible for the quality of pharmaceutical services’ strengthening activities carried out under Tingathe to ensure improved drug supply chain management.
The person will report to the District Coordinator as needed and daily technical, administrative and operation report to the District Pharmacy Manager.
Suitably qualified and experienced candidates should address their applications to:
For physical delivery:
Baylor College of Medicine-Children’s Foundation Malawi
Pink Building, off Presidential Way, in Golden Peacock Shopping Centre Complex
Area 13/92 City Centre
Closing date for receiving applications is 20th November, 2020. Only short listed applicants will be acknowledged.