Pharmacy Technician

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Anadach Consulting Limited - Our client is a provider of world-class healthcare services for over 15 years in Lagos. The facility is a growing family practice that places strong emphasis on the delivery of high quality patient-centred family medicine.

They are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Pharmacy Technician

Reports to: The Pharmacist

Job Description

  • As a result of expansion and strategic initiatives aimed at delivering increased value to patient’s experience, career opportunities exist for high performing professionals that can contribute in a rapidly growing organization.

The Role

  • The selected candidate would be responsible for supporting operations within the Pharmacy by processing and dispensing medications, as well as proper inventory management of all drugs.
  • He/she would be responsible for assisting the Pharmacist in the efficient running of the department in order to deliver quality services to all patients, whilst maintaining the global standards set by the management.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepare patient’s medications by assessing and interpreting drug requests on the Electronic Medical Record to verify all prescriptions.
  • Maintain the drug inventory by checking pharmaceutical stock, assessing the most-needed medications and supplies, verifying receipts and removing all outdated drugs.
  • Classify, package and label all pharmaceutical products and substances, and dispensing them in the appropriate quantities.
  • Ensure the stocking of drugs in the clinic’s pharmacy by assisting the Pharmacist in procurement of quality drugs from trusted companies.
  • Maintain the safety, order, and complete hygiene of the clinic’s pharmacy and pharmaceutical products at all times.
  • Ensure compliance with all safety measures, procedures, rules and regulations of the clinic management.
  • Ensure availability of medications by delivering medications to patients appropriately.
  • Organize medications for the Pharmacist to approve and dispense by reading medications prescriptions, labelling and calculating drug quantities.
  • Prepare reports by collating information and summarizing the cogent details.
  • Assist in other required tasks assigned by the Pharmacist.


    Minimum years of experience


    Other Requirements

    Qualifications and Experience

    • Pharmacy Technician Certificate with valid license.
    • Must be a certified member of the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN).
    • At least 2 years' experience as a Pharmacy Technician in a reputable organization.
    • Practical computer skills and decent proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.
    • Ability to work with Electronic Medical Records is an added advantage.

    Key competencies and attributes:

    • Keen attention to details and strict adherence to instructions and regulations.
    • Good documentation ability to prepare detailed reports and summaries.
    • Computer literate (previous experience in use of Electronic Medical Record System or willingness to learn)
    • Basic mathematics skills for counting and calculating medications.
    • Good customer-relations skills and communication abilities.
    • Good written and verbal communication skills
    • Diligent and hardworking
    • Good team player with proven organizational skills.
    • Demonstrates a positive disposition to learn and willingness to take on tasks.

    How to Apply
    Interested and qualified candidates should send a Cover Letter and CV to: Please indicate your "Name and Job title" as the subject of your email.


    • Candidates will be assessed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.
    • Only short listed applicants will be contacted.

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    Job Summary
    September 19, 2019
    Minimum of 2years
    October 3, 2019
    Medical/ Health
    Healthcare / Pharmaceutical
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