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  • Posted: Mar 19, 2019
    Deadline: Mar 23, 2019
  • Axios was formed by a group of health experts who shared the vision of an organization that could work effectively with clients and stakeholders across the public and private sectors to improve access to healthcare for patients in developing countries. In 1997, following the pioneering efforts of its founders in bringing together the public and private se...
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    Consultant - Health Supply Chain Management

    Report to: Director of Program

    Job Summary

    • Axios Foundation in collaboration with Medical Access are seeking Potential Consultants in areas of Medical Waste Management
    • The consultants shall provide strategic and technical support seeking to strengthen laboratory services in several developing countries globally.

    Job Responsibilities

    • Develop health commodity national supply chain strategies, plans and policies
    • Strengthen national health commodity forecasting systems and develop national quantification & procurement
    • Provide technical support to national procurement systems
    • Assess warehouse management systems and provide technical support on infrastructural enhancement and optimization of use
    • Strengthen health commodity distribution systems through distribution network analysis, and optimization
    • Develop an effective logistics and information management system to support the coordinated response to public laboratory events of national concern.
    • Provide technical support to strengthen quality assurance systems.
    • Develop logistics information management policies and protocols including clearance /information sharing requirements in accordance with existing country policies

    Qualifications and Key Competencies

    • Bachelor's degree in Pharmacy, Procurement, Supply Chain Management, Health Sciences or any other Health related field.
    • Master's degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, Logistics and Inventory Management, Operations and Public Health or any other related field.
    • Language fluency in English, French is required.
    • Ability to work in Spanish, and Portuguese is an asset.
    • At least 10 years' experience in the provision of support in the 3 areas
    • Demonstrated experience in low resource settings, in Africa in particular

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified candidate should submit their detailed CV to:


    • Axios Foundation is an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity within the work place.
    • Axios does not in any way encourage or facilitate any form of canvassing far jobs, solicit for money or gifts from anyone that is applying for a job. Should anyone contact you for any money, facilitation or gift to procure a vacancy, they MUST be immediately reported to the relevant authorities.
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