Pharmacist Assistant – Post Basic

Life Bay View Private Hospital
Pharmacist Assistant – Post Basic

A vacancy exists for a Pharmacist Assistant – Post Basic Qualified in Pharmacy based at Life Bay View Hospital, reporting to Tania Labuschagne, Pharmacy Manager.

Critical Outputs
  • Receiving, checking and unpacking stock, together with checking orders against invoices
  • Acquisition, control and distribution of stock to internal units
  • Ordering pharmaceutical stock, processing of stock credits and stock transfers
  • Performing cycle counts and stock counts, including capturing of stock counts and investigating variances
  • Liaise with nursing staff regarding formulary changes and other initiatives
  • Dispensing and compounding for hospital and retail under pharmacist supervision
  • Replenishment of Emergency Cupboard stock
  • Management of dead stock and short dated stock
  • Assist with other admin functions on a daily basis
  • Assist with daily ordering and management of stock
  • Assist with Retail Pharmacy processes when necessary
  • Registration as a post-basic Pharmacist Assistant with SAPC
  • Experience in a hospital pharmacy would be advantageous
  • Experience in a Retail environment will also be advantageous
  • Computer literacy – proficient in MS Office
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to ensure effective team building with doctors and hospital personnel
  • Ability to work consistently under pressure and in a team
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
  • Attention to detail
  • Resilience
  • Engaging diversity
  • Verbal & written communication skills
  • Influencing skills
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Organisational awareness
  • Action orientation
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour
086 683 6827
Closing date
Saturday, July 21, 2018

Internal applicants - Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. Only short listed candidates will be contacted. Should you not receive any communication after 2 weeks of closing date, kindly consider your application as unsuccessful.

External candidates will also be considered.

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