Nurse Team Supervisor – (CTC / CTU) Vacancy at Medecins Sans Frontieres – Switzerland

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Posted on: Sat 29-05-2021

Médecins Sans Frontières is an international, independent, medical humanitarian organisation that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, healthcare exclusion and natural disasters. MSF offers assistance to people based only on need and irrespective of race, religion, gender or political affiliation.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Nurse Team Supervisor - (CTC / CTU)

Location: Bauchi

Employment Type: Contract

Type of Contract: Fixed term

Job Description

Scope of Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

  • Plan, organize, and evaluate the activities concerning nursing and the team associated, according to MSF values, policies and protocols and universal health standards, in order to warrant the quality and continuity of the health care and the development of the plan of action
  • Supervising materials and goods orders and dispatch in order to ensure its rational use.
  • Receiving orders and deliveries, identifying and reporting potential discrepancies against cargo manifest or others. Stores materials in accordance with the system in force in order to ensure continuous availability.
  • Updating and/or creating stock cards for all stock items immediately after reception of goods. Checking the received cold boxes and controlling the cold chain-monitoring card
  • Storing materials in accordance with the system in force in order to ensure continuous availability ensuring that all items are well organised and correctly stored, well protected, fully identified and easily accessible (cleanliness, security, access, etc.).
  • Monitoring the store temperature and ensuring Cold Chain items are stored in an adequate temperature. Keeping a special control of “sensitive” goods: numbers of lots, expiry dates, packaging and special storage conditions
  • Preparing orders on time before sending goods, and packs (according to transport means) weighs and labels freight with corresponding shipping number, destination, number of shipping units, way bill number, weight and mode of transport in accordance with the line manager’s instructions
  • In conjunction with the line manager, performing physical stock counts in accordance with the frequency previously defined. Following up stock levels with regards to alarms thresholds, stock out and expiry dates.
  • Controlling warehouse limited access to authorized personnel and ensuring doors and other exits are secured. Immediately informing the line manager of any problems arising in the course of the work, particularly with regard to damage, loss, attempted break-ins or theft in the warehouse
  • Assisting the line manager with preparation of the stock reports

Minimum Requirements:

  • Speciality (Nurse or Anesthetist) diploma essential.
  • Essential 2 years of previous experience. Having worked in MSF or other NGO’s and in developing countries is desirable.
  • Mission and local language essential.
  • Essential computer literacy (word, excel and internet)
  • Results
  • Teamwork
  • Flexibility
  • Commitment
  • Stress management

Application Closing Date

2nd June, 2021 - 12h00.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:

Click here to apply online

Note

  • Applications must be in English and include:
  • Complete CV and Copies of all certificates and diplomas mentioned in the CV.
  • Updated contact details and ID
  • Contact information of the previous employer/s for reference.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted