Post Basic Pharmacist Assistant Qualified

Life Hilton Private Hospital
Post Basic Pharmacist Assistant Qualified

A vacancy exists for a Pharmacist Assistant (Post-Basic Qualified), based at Life Hilton Private Hospital, reporting to the Pharmacy Manager. The ideal incumbent should be highly motivated, enthusiastic and work well in a team.

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 credits and stock transfers.
  • Performing cycle counts and stock takes as well as capturing stock takes, investigating variances.
  • Liaise with nursing staff and doctors re formulary and initiatives.
  • Participate in facility‚Äôs quality programmes and initiatives.
  • Dispensing, compounding under supervision of a pharmacist.
  • Replacement of medication to the emergency cupboard.
  • Dead stock management.
  • Assist with other admin functions on a daily basis.
  • Assist with daily ordering and management of stock
  • Retail dispensing and cash up
  • Registration as a Post Basic Pharmacist Assistant with the South African Pharmacy Council.
  • Experience in a hospital pharmacy, especially a Life Healthcare Hospital, would be an advantage.
  • Computer literacy is an essential requirement and knowledge of iMeds/Unisolv would be an advantage.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and in a team.
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
  • Resilience
  • Engaging diversity
  • Verbal & written communication and presentation
  • Influencing
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Organisational awareness
  • Drive & energy
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour
Closing date
Friday, July 20, 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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