Pharmacy Technologist Job in Karen, Nairobi, Kenya

Verde Edge Consulting Ltd, wishes to recruit a Pharmacy Technologist on behalf of our client, a growing retail Pharmacy chain based in Karen Nairobi.

Key objective / Purpose of the Job: Process and dispense prescriptions accurately while providing excellent customer service and ensure smooth running of the pharmacy.

Key Duties & Responsibilities

  • Dispense prescriptions accurately.
  • Communicate with prescribers any time a prescription order is unclear or potentially harmful for a patient.
  • Ensure patients’ safety by checking for potentially dangerous drug interactions.
  • Counsel patients on proper medication use and their potential side effects
  • Giving drug information to users/clients
  • Checking pharmaceutical stock to determine inventory level
  • Anticipating needed medications and supplies and placing and receiving orders from stores
  • Collecting data on Medication errors, near misses and interventions and submitting on a monthly basis.
  • Perform administrative tasks including proper documentation, adequate inventory management and generation of adequate reports
  • Keep up to date on drug approvals, product recalls and ensure compliance with regulatory authority.

Education Experience & Skills

  • Diploma in Pharmaceutical Technology from a recognized institution.
  • Valid and up to date registration license by the Pharmacy and Poisons Board.
  • At least 2 years working experience in a busy Chemist/hospital.
  • Unquestionable integrity and good team player.
  • Excellent Interpersonal and communication skills.
  • A good listener, speak to customers in a pleasant and cheerful way.
  • Attention to detail, paying close attention to duties and ensure safety of customers.
  • Organization, balance their duties to pharmacists and customers.
  • Demonstrated critical thinking skills in the problem-solving process.

Salary budget ksh 30,000 to 40,000 per month

Send CVs only to : Subject Pharmacy Technologist by 21st March 2019.

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Updated: March 15, 2019 — 7:28 pm