Duma works is recruiting a Chemist Branch Manager for one of our clients.
The hiring firm is an award-winning company that is transforming healthcare in Kenya by building a chain of outpatient medical centres that offer evidence-based medical care and unparalleled patient experience at surprisingly affordable rates.
Back Ground: The ideal candidate will be someone who enjoys interacting with patients and always puts the customer first.
This position offers:
- Patient-centered environment: Your job is to ensure patients have a great experience when they come to the chemist!
- Work with a dedicated team growing a chain of chemists
- Grow your business skills: Receive mentoring for your management skills, learn key performance indicators, track growth and expansion
- Join award-winning and quickly growing startup
- Opportunities for rapid personal growth and promotion to regional manager
- Must have at least 3 years’ experience in an outpatient community chemist setting
- Must have at least 1 year experience in a managerial position at a chemist.
- Fluent in English & Swahili with exceptional communication skills
- Enrolled with the Pharmacy and Poisons Board.
- Individuals with real drive and development qualities.
Hours: 8 hours per day, 6 days per week (Sundays off). Will alternate AM and PM shifts. Hours subject to change. Additional hours spent meeting with Penda senior managers.
Location: You will be based in Umoja, Kitengela, or Embakasi.
Duties and Responsibilities
- Most importantly: Make Penda a great place to work for all!
- Provide a chemist experience that patients will love!
- Motivate your team of pharmaceutical technicians to:
- Engage patients at reception in a friendly manner
- 2.Work within Penda’s protocols to provide pharmaceutical consultation
- Perform basic laboratory tests (we will provide training)
- Follow Penda’s SOP’s on inventory and stock management
- Meet with Penda’s senior managers to review patient feedback and plan improvements accordingly
- Schedule the AM and PM working shifts for your team.
- Complete deadlines fast and have fun at work
- Be a great teammate and go above and beyond
Cover Letter and a detailed CV are to be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org marking the subject as “2284”, Your Full name & Phone number e.g. 2284, Barack Obama, 07xxxxxxxxx.
If you don’t follow these instructions, your application will not go through.
Applications without a Motivation Letter will not be considered.
Deadline for receiving applications: 08th August 2016
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