Supply chain specialist

Chemonics, South Africa

Skill RequiredProject/ Programme Management
Preferred Experience: 
Above 10 Years
Email for CV Submission: 
Closing Date for Applications: 
15th January, 2018

Job Description

Chemonics seeks a supply chain specialist for the anticipated Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria (The Global Fund) In-Country Supply Chain Transformation Review in South Africa. The review will identify improvement opportunities to enable transformative supply chain projects in South Africa. The estimated start date for the position is the end of March 2018, and the duration is 13 weeks. The successful candidate will demonstrate deep knowledge of health supply chain systems in southern Africa, including organizational development and change management, forecasting and quantification, transportation and distribution, logistics management information systems and data visibility, pharmaceutical supply chain mapping, and supply chain assurance. The local supply chain specialist will supervise a team of consultants and will be primarily responsible for organizing, implementing, and finalizing the diagnostic assessment identifying agreed improvement areas. South African nationals are encouraged to apply. We are looking for individuals who have a passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world.


  • Degree in supply chain, business management, procurement, logistics, or a related field preferred
  • Minimum 10 years of experience working in health system supply chains
  • Experience in health supply chains in Africa; experience in South Africa strongly preferred
  • Experience achieving results in resource-constrained environments
  • Experience supporting Global Fund activities or other similar international organizations strongly preferred
  • Strong English language communication, writing, and visual presentation skills required
  • Demonstrated leadership, versatility, and integrity


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