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Drugs and Commodity Officer

lashio, myanmar

  • Organization: IRC - International Rescue Committee
  • Location: lashio, myanmar
  • Grade: Level not specified
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Supply Chain
    • Drugs, Anti-Money Laundering, Terrorism and Human Trafficking
  • Closing Date: 2020-12-05

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Requisition ID: req8792

Job Title: Drugs and Commodity Officer

Sector: Supply Chain

Employment Category: Regular

Employment Type: Full-Time

Open to Expatriates: No

Location: Lashio, Myanmar

Job Description

Your Mission:

  • Managethemobileclinicdrugsandcommoditiesstoreinaccordancewithstandardmedicalstoreguidelines. NFI guidelinesandproperdocuments.
  • IncollaborationwiththeemergencyHealthteamand Yangon and Field supply chainunit, to be accordance with PITsystem.
  • Capacitybuildingofhealthteamandsupplychainunitondrugsstore managementand drugssupplychainmanagement of field office level.

Manage drugs and commodities store with standard medical and NFIstoreguidelinesandproperdocuments

  • Design,setupandadministerthedrugsstockmanagement systemin collaborationwith senior supplychainofficerandHealth Managerformobileclinicoperations/capacitybuilding.
  • SettingupandimplementtheIRC’sdruganddrugsstoremanagement monitoringsystemto be ensuresqualitydrugstoremanagement.
  • RegularcirculatingstockslistofdrugstoHealthManagerformobileclinicoperations/capacitybuildingandHealth program focal whoareresponsibletoraisePurchaseRequesttoensurenostockrunningoutformobileclinics.
  • LeadthedrugssupplychainmanagementincollaborationwithsupplychainunitsinYangon andLashio.
  • Managethewastemanagementsystemofdrugsstoreincollaboration withoperationdepartment.
  • Manage theIRC’sdrugs andthecommoditystoreinLashio.

Capacitybuildingof programandsupplychainunitindrugsstoreanddrugssupplychainmanagement:

  • Support health programtoidentifythecapacitybuildingneeds ofstaffsondrugsanddrugsstockmanagement.
  • AssistField Coordinatorand Senior level of Yangon officetoidentifycapacitybuildingneedsofsupplychainstaffsindrugssupplychainmanagement.
  • AssistSupply Chain Officerforcapacitybuildingofsupply chainstaffsongeneral and drugsstockmanagement.


  • Establishmonthlydrugsandgeneral commoditystorereport.
  • AssistField Coordinator and related program teamforclinicoperations/capacitybuildingoncreation andfollowupofprojectdrugsandcommodityconsumptionandsupplyplan.
  • RespectrulesandregulationsofIRC.
  • CoordinatewithoperationsdepartmentatLashioandYGNtofollowup drugandmobilecliniccommoditysupplyplan.
  • Control warehouse limited access to authorized personnel and ensure doors and other exists are secured.
  • Beflexibleforotheractivitiesuponrequest.





  • At least 3-4yearsexperienceinrelevantfieldofwork.
  • Knowledge of pharmaceutical stocks reporting are preferable.
  • Additional knowledge of supply chain management are recommended.


  • Ability to workwell inateam.
  • Abilitytotravelinremote IDPcampsandcostalregion.
  • Familiarwithinternationalandnationalstandardofdrugsanddrugssupplychainmanagement.
  • Good managementskillof supplychain anddrugstore.
  • Trainedandexperiencedinsupplychainmanagement.
  • Goodtimemanagement skills,patienceandcollaborativeworking.
  • Ability to under pressure and complex contexts of managements.


  • KnowledgeinLocaldialectsispreferable.
  • GoodcommandofEnglishandMyanmar.

Myanmar nationals with relevant skills sets and proven experience of working at international level are strongly encouraged.

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