Deputy Director – Procurement & Supply Chain Management (Pharmacist Grade 2)

Deputy Director – Procurement & Supply Chain Management (Pharmacist Grade 2)


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Deputy Director – Procurement & Supply Chain Management (Pharmacist Grade 2)

  • Location

    Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa

  • Industry

    Supply Chain Operations
  • Date Posted

    1 week ago

  • Apply Before

    04 Jun, 2023



Nexia SAB&T seeks to appoint dynamic individuals on fixed term contracts in Pretoria to fill the following positions:  



Deputy Director – Procurement & Supply Chain Management (Pharmacist Grade 2)  


(REF: 02/05/2023)  


CTC: R830,751 per annum  

The Global Fund: Project Management Unit within the National Department of Health is seeking a highly motivated individual to support the pharmaceuticals and health products procurement and Supply Chain Management (PSM) aspects of the Global Fund and ensure compliance with the funder’s requirements.  


Roles & Responsibilities  


  1. Ensure that both Global Fund (GF) and NDoH Supply Chain policies are understood and correctly implemented by all the sub-recipients (SRs) and Lead implementers (Lis).  
  2. Provide support to all the SRs with the acquisition of health products and ensure that all regulatory requirements are fully met (SAPC and SAHPRA).  
  3. Provide support to the principal recipients and sub-recipients on the quantification demand planning of health products to be procured under the grant and develop the procurement plans.  
  4. Support the compilation of the health products Management Tool (HPMT) for the grant.  
  5. Undertake supervisory visits to the SRs to provide support on the procurement of Health products.  


Qualification, Skills & Experience:  


  1. A minimum qualification of a bachelor’s degree in pharmacy (a master’s qualification will be an advantage).  
  2. Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience as a Pharmacist after registration with the South African Pharmacy Council.  
  3. Experience in dealing with drugs, commodities, and health products for HIV & AIDS and TB services is essential.  
  4. Previous experience in the development of Donor Procurement and Supply Chain Management for pharmaceuticals and health products. 
  5. Project Management and ability to communicate at all levels.  
  6. Good understanding of health system operations and legal matters that govern the pharmaceutical sector (regulation of pharmaceutical/health products - SAHPRA, policy decision making structures)  
  7. Experience in SCM in the public sector   
  8. Proficient knowledge of relevant legislation including the Constitution, PFMA, and treasury regulations/instruction/practice notes, PPPFA, B-BBEEA and the code of conduct, and Global Fund Procurement policies  
  9. A valid code 08 (Code B) driving license and must be willing to travel and work irregular hours.  


Please apply for this position at the following link:

Please ensure that your application is accompanied with a certified copy of your ID, a copy of your comprehensive CV, demonstrating your competencies in the above areas, as well as certified proof of your qualification in the specified field of expertise.  



Closing Date for Submissions: 4 June 2023  




Applicants who do not receive a response within 6 weeks of the closing date must regard their response as unsuccessful, as communique would only be conducted with shortlisted candidates. Nexia SAB&T reserves the right not to appoint.  




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