Job Locations: Ghana.

At mPharma, we start and end our day thinking about how we can enable patients to afford their medications. We’re a small but growing team of 150+ members, headquartered in Accra, Ghana, backed by mission-driven investors. We’ve joined hands with third-party payers, drug manufacturers and healthcare providers to develop products and services that directly reduce the costs of prescription drugs for patients. In only a few years, we’ve managed to provide low-cost, high-quality medicines to hundreds of thousands of patients across five African countries (Ghana, Nigeria, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Kenya).

 

Position Description 

mPharma is looking for a responsible and trustworthy professional with exceptionally high work standards to join our QRx Refurbishment team as a Project Coordinator.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Coordinate project management activities, resources and information on QRx renovation project.
  • Break projects into doable actions and set timeframes with Contract Architect.
  • Communicate with Pharmacy owners on renovation plans including designs and timelines. 
  • Work with Onboarding Associate in monitoring project progress and handle any issues that arise. 
  • Act as the point of contact and communicate project status to all participants.
  • Ensure the renovation schedule is within agreed timelines. 
  • Support Onboarding Associate in preparing the Pharmacy for opening/launch. 

 

Our Ideal Candidate

  • 1+ years’ experience in Administration, Project Management  in the healthcare sector
  • Understanding of business development initiatives and influencing stakeholders 
  • Enthusiasm to work with an early-stage start-up, commitment to helping us grow, and passion about healthcare in Africa.
  • Thrive on achieving success in a target driven environment
  • A strong work ethic and a “can-do” attitude that requires minimal supervision
  • Proven work experience as a Project Coordinator or similar role
  • Experience in project management, from conception to delivery
  • An ability to prepare and interpret flowcharts, schedules and step-by-step action plans
  • Solid organizational skills, including multitasking and time-management
  • Strong client-facing and teamwork skills
  • Familiarity with risk management and quality assurance control
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Project and Microsoft Planner
  • Hands-on experience with project management tools (e.g. Basecamp or Trello)
  • Fluent English with excellent writing, verbal, analytical, and organizational skills
  • The ability to thrive in a matrix environment which requires working with multiple teams internally and externally.
  • Frequent travel within assigned territory

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelors’ degree in Business Administration or Project Management
  • PMP / PRINCE2 certification is a plus

 

To Apply

If you meet the above criteria, please email your current CV and cover letter describing why you are interested in working with mPharma and how you would make a good addition to our team to careers@mpharma.com using the following subject line: “Project Coordinator- QRx  – (insert Your Name)”. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

 

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