Pharmaceutical Technologist M/R 7 - KEMRI

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Location: Nairobi (1 position) and Thika (1 position)
Reports to: Pharmacy Lead

To dispense drugs to study participants and manage the Pharmacy

  • Dispense drugs to study participants
  • Counsel clients on drugs administration and compliance
  • Order corresponding supplies such as drugs, clinical items and other pharmaceutical items from approved vendor(s) and sponsor organization(s).
  • Maintain drug logs and manage inventory to assure adequate and accurate inventory levels are maintained
  • Prepare pharmacy budget as per the needs of the study protocols
  • Support and promote the safe and ethical use of investigational drugs
  • Develop standard operating procedures for pharmacy management as per study protocols.
  • Issue clinical items to clinicians and counselors
  • Perform other functions as requested by the supervisor
Education and Experience
  • Diploma in Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Technology from PPB accredited institution
  • Must be enrolled with the Pharmacy & Poisons Board and in a professional association
  • At least three years’ experience
  • Experience working in clinical research setting is an added advantage
  • Experience and knowledge in vaccines and HIV care is vital
Terms of Employment
  • Employment is a one year renewable contract with a probation period for the first 3 months. Salary is negotiable within the appropriate grade depending on education, experience and demonstrated competency.

How to Apply

  • All applicants must meet each selection criteria detailed in the minimum requirements.
  • Must include a current CV with names of at least 2 referees.
  • Must include copies of academic and professional certificates.
A  duly signed application letter indicating the vacancy reference with copies of documents listed above should be sent to: not later than 19th October, 2018.

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