Job Category:  Allied Health Professional
Posting Date:  27 Apr 2024

About ALPS
ALPS - a subsidiary of SingHealth, was set up in 2018 as part of Ministry of Health’s (MOH) strategic thrust in delivering value-based supply chain solutions to public healthcare.  As the public healthcare supply chain agency, we design and execute a national level end-to-end supply chain blueprint in partnership with 26 Public Healthcare Institutions (PHIs) in Singapore.  Our employees are key to our excellence – the heartbeat in sustaining our mission, developing new capabilities and re-engineering processes to future-proof Singapore’s healthcare supply chain landscape – making it more sustainable and resilient.  An exciting career awaits you at ALPS. Join us to embark on a meaning career that brings value and impact to the population. Apply now if that sounds like something you would like to be a part of.

Job Description
As a Pharmacist, you will be based in one of the 26 Public Healthcare Institutions (PHI) in Singapore, responsible for the logistics support and inventory control within the PHI. Working in a team, you will receive and distribute inventory items, and ensure inventory accountability and accuracy in the system. You will also communicate closely with PHI partners to support the day-to-day operations for patient care.



Key Responsibilities

  • Source, evaluate, negotiate and manage contracts for pharmaceutical and non-pharmaceuticals items to reduce cost and optimize value.
  • Ensure continuous supply of pharmaceuticals and timely delivery to minimise out of stock situations and meet users' needs.
  • Conduct pricing revision and implementation
  • Collaborate with pharmacy informatics and drug information teams for drug master setups and new drug roll-out
  • Manage all Controlled Drug (CD) related matters (i.e. ordering, checking, storage and supply) in hospital and liaison with HSA for CD related issues/ audits.
  • Ensure drug supply chain is operationally ready for emergencies including civil emergencies and pandemic outbreak
  • Assist in reviewing of procurement and logistics policies and procedures to improve workflow and enhance efficiency
  • Practise professional responsibility and train pre-registration pharmacists, as needed.


Job Requirements

  • Degree/Post Graduate in Pharmacy
  • A registered pharmacist with the Singapore Pharmacy Council
  • Preferably with work experience in hospital setting, with an interest in procurement and logistics
  • Possess good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Familiarization with SAP will be an added advantage.