Pharmacist Assistant


Pharmacist Assistant

Life Rosepark Hospital
Pharmacist Assistant

A Vacant Pharmacist Assistant position exists at Life Rosepark Hospital, Hospital Pharmacy, reporting to the Senior Pharmacist, Karin Hugo.

Critical Outputs
  • Perform duties as per scope of practice as prescribed by the South African Pharmacy Council
  • Processing prescriptions
  • Acquisition, control and distribution of stock to internal units
  • Performing cycle counts and stock takes as well as capturing stock takes and investigating variances
  • Ordering of ethical stock/surgical stock
  • Receiving and unpacking stock from suppliers
  • Processing of credits, stock transfers and invoices from supplier
  • Participate in facility’s quality programs and initiatives
  • Liaise with nursing staff and doctors re: formulary and medical queries


  • It would be advantageous for the person to be a qualified Pharmacist Assistant registered with the South African Pharmacy Council
  • Excellent interpersonal skills are very important and good relationships with doctors ,staff and suppliers is essential
  • Computer literacy is an essential requirement
  • A figure orientated person with attention to detail and strong performance orientation completes the profile of the ideal candidate
  • The candidate will be required to (on a rotational basis) be available to work shifts; be available for after hours as well as weekend duties.




Esmarelda Smith

051 505 5519
Closing date
Friday, September 24, 2021

*We will no longer be accepting hand delivered CV’s

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

External candidates will also be considered.

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