This position will be the technical lead in Ukraine, with close support from HQs technical leads, in building the critical Essential Medicines List (EML) processes and institutionalization of Health Technology Assessment (HTA) and pharmacovigilance strengthening work, and providing health technical assistance on medicine pricing and reimbursement policies. S/he will support planning, implementation, and evaluation of SAFEMed activities related to medicines selection, quality, safety, effectiveness and rational medicines use, and the policies that support their implementation. S/he will be responsible for working with the government and stakeholders on pharmaceutical policy issues. S/he will develop positive working relationships with various domestic and international stakeholders working in Ukraine, including the Ministry of Health (MoH), SEC, civil society, and local and international manufacturers, and demonstrate a deep understanding of evolving processes in the Ukrainian pharmaceutical sector and organize program activities to achieve efficiencies in achieving programmatic targets.
This is a 12 month position with possibility for renewal and this position is eligible for allowances and/or relocation.
Technical Assistance to promote accountability through pharmaceutical policies, regulations, guidelines, and standard operating procedures; institutionalizing pharmaceutical procedures and structures (60%)
Collaborate with partners and stakeholders (35%)
Program Support (5%)
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