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Web Developer (Drupal) / electronic Supply Chain Management Specialist1

  • Company: Kenya Pharma
  • Deadline: Thursday 9th December 2010
  • Location: Nairibo
Job Description

Kenya Pharma is a USAID funded project that seeks to establish and operate a reliable, sustainable pharmaceutical supply chain management system.  Its aim is to distribute drugs for the care and treatment of persons with HIV/AIDs in Kenya. Kenya Pharma is recruiting for an electronic Supply Chain Management (eSCM) specialist to be based in Nairobi.


The eSCM Specialist will build and manage the electronic Supply Chain Management (eSCM) System.  The eSCM will serve as an internal project management tool permitting oversight of national and project stock levels, status of orders and pending procurements and visibility of other project activities as well.


Position Description

  • Monitor the production eSCM environment and work with the hosting providers to solve server issues.
  • Develop and implement new features for the eSCM.
  • Deploy updates to the production environment.
  • Work with project experts and consultants to ensure the system addresses project responsibilities and supports customer needs.
  • Administer disaster recovery strategies including monitoring backups and performing periodically disaster recovery drills.
  • Train staff on use of the eSCM and develop materials to assist partners in utilizing the system.
  • Maintain the quality and accuracy of the eSCM data.
  • Identify risks, issues and opportunities for eSCM process improvement.
  • Manage team of data entry specialists and system support providers (help desk).
  • Other responsibilities as identified by his/her supervisor.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • Experience developing web applications, specifically Drupal, LAMP (Linux, Apache HTTP Server, MySQL, and PHP), HTML, CSS.
  • Ability to communicate ideas to people from different disciplines.
  • Passion and curiosity for technology.

How to apply

Send a CV and cover letter with three professional referees to recruit@kenyapharma.orgPlease include the job title in the subject line of your email submission.