Pharmacy Technologist job at Zambia Sugar

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Vacancy title:
Pharmacy Technologist

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Professional Services , Category: Healthcare ]

Jobs at:

Zambia Sugar

Deadline of this Job:
22 April 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Zambia , Lusaka , South - Central Africa

Date Posted: Friday, April 15, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

Zambia Sugar Plc. is a subsidiary of Illovo Sugar Africa (Pty) Ltd Group and is the leading sugar producer in Zambia. Its main activities are the growing of sugar cane, the production and marketing of sugar and other sugar downstream products.
The Company invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced persons to fill the following positions:

Pharmacy Technologist (1 Position, Front Line Management) – Human Resources Department
The position reports to the Pharmacist in Charge. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring that medicine and accessories are available in all Estate Clinics.

Key Performance Areas
• Order medicines and accessories for the Estate medical services including those on National Essential Drug List, processing medicines orders, submitting drug orders for approval by superior and coordinating buying of medicines with buying office.
• Ensure that Medicines supplied are of acceptable quality standard by purchasing medicines from reputable pharmaceutical companies which are duly registered by the Pharmacy and Poisons Board.
• Maintain stock levels of medicines by keeping up to-date stock control cards and producing drug bulletins for use by prescribers.
• Distribute medicines in all Estate Clinics.
• Prepare Budget for the Pharmacy by listing down medicines/accessories requirement for the whole year, costing medicines/accessories for whole year as per guideline by Management Accountant and Submitting the draft budget for approval by Superior.
• Scrutinise prescriptions issued to patients.
• Prepare Monthly Reports.

Minimum Requirements
• Grade 12 Certificate
• Diploma in Pharmacy
• Minimum 3 years similar experience
• Fully registered with the Health Professionals Council of Zambia (HPCZ)
• Good Knowledge of Pharmaceutical Companies Act.
• Good interpersonal skills and supervisory capability

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 36

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure
Should you be interested in applying for this role, please submit your detailed CV, copies of relevant qualifications, relevant professional accreditation, registrations and ID/Passport for the attention of the HR Business Partner to [email protected] clearly stating the role applied for in the subject line.
Closing date for applications: 27 April, 2022.
Applicants may be required to complete pre-employment checks (qualification, credit, security, background, and medical assessments) as part of the recruitment process where applicable.