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The Government of Malawi established the Central Medical Stores Trust (CMST) to ensure efficient, sustainable and economical national procurement, warehousing, sales and distribution of quality and affordable medicines and medical supplies to Public Health Facilities and Christian Health Association of Malawi (CHAM) Hospitals throughout the country.

CMST now invites applications from legible individuals to fill vacant position detailed below. Applicants must indicate their preferred location or duty station where they should be deployed if successful.

Position: Pharmacy Technician (2x Positions for Blantyre & Lilongwe)

Grade : MS5

Responsible to : Pharmacist-in-Charge or Pharmacist (as appropriate)

Location : Blantyre and Lilongwe

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Guiding supplies personnel on pharmaceutical matters in the warehouse.
  • Ensuring products are distributed following the first to expire first out principle.
  • Observing and reporting storage conditions in the warehouses.
  • Spot-checking product shelf lives and physical attributes of the same.
  • Verifying stock availability before issuing out.
  • Verifying requisitions whether they are admissible and MEDL/MSTG compliant
  • Ascertaining that products are adequately packed, appropriately separated, and are accorded the necessary transport conditions before being delivered to health facilities.
  • Undertake any other duties as assigned by senior officers from time to time

Qualifications and Experience
  • Diploma in Pharmacy or equivalent obtained from a recognized institution coupled with membership with Pharmacy, Medicines and Poisons Board (PMPB).
  • At least 3 years experience working in a similar industry;
  • Strong organizational skills;
  • Excellent mathematical skills and attention to detail;
  • Ability to handle several tasks at the same time, set priorities and work independently:
  • An ability to work to deadlines;
  • An ability to work fast (with minimal mistakes);
  • Knowledge of records management procedures;
  • Knowledge of assigned program activities guidelines and processes;
  • Communicate efficiently and effectively both verbally and in writing; and
  • Following instructions given in verbal or written format.

Submission of Application

If you are qualified for any of jobs named above submit your application with CV, three traceable referees and copies of certificates to the undersigned not later than Monday, 20th January, 2020.

Interested candidates should send their applications clearly marked for VACANCY applied for to:

The Chief Executive Officer,

Central Medical Stores Trust,

Private Bag 55,

Mzimba Drive,


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