7 Jun '21
Dispensary Pharmacist

Medical, Gauteng Gauteng

market - related

A Leading Pharmaceutical Company has a vacancy for a Dispensary Pharmacist.

Job Purpose:

  • To efficiently manage and control all operational activities of the dispensary, including safe and responsible stock management, shrinkage, general housekeeping and administration in line with manufacturing company standards.
  • Manage, supervise and direct the activities of assigned dispensary staff.
  • Adherence to Good Pharmacy Practice, legislation and Standard Operating Procedures.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensures the provision of a safe, effective, efficient, equitable, economic and quality of dispensing
  • The end-to-end management of dispensary operations in accordance with Good Pharmacy Practice
  • To dispense defect free raw material within guide lines of GMP/ MCC requirements
  • The correct batch has been staged and all raw materials accounted for
  • The equipment(s) to be used and the weighing cubicle area are clean
  • The calibration status of the dispensing scales is current
  • To successfully dispense material batches as per Production plan – right first time
  • Ensure that effective Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) are in place for all dispensary processes
  • To have timeously and accurately completed all documentation pertaining to the batch.
  • To make sure dispensing tools are cleaned, stored and ready for the next batch.
  • To adhere to all relevant / related SOP’s
  • Zero accidents reported /month


  • Bachelor of Pharmacy (Must be registered with the SAPC)
  • Minimum of 2 year’s Pharmaceutical industry experience- Production experience is preferred
  • Sound knowledge of cGMP procedures/standards have experience in dispensing raw materials for a Pharmaceutical manufacturing company
  • Strong attention to details and analytical skills
  • Ability to perform under high pressure
  • Ability to work as a team

Core Competencies:

  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Listening skills
  • Customer Service orientation
  • Self-management
  • Teamwork
  • Quality orientation
  • Attention to detail
  • Understanding of the pharmaceutical industry
  • Be proactive in the upkeep of systems/ technology
  • Be decisive and action orientated
  • Be enterprising in the continues improvements

Personality Traits and Additional Requirements:

  • Focus on ethical values and integrity
  • Non-negotiable in terms of standards
  • Focus on good-governance
  • Value and promote diversity
  • Maintain a team approach at all times
  • Be customer driven, both internal and external
  • Be excellence and output driven


Candidates that meet the criteria may submit their applications via this portal or via vacancy link on www.mnarecruitment.com

Should you receive no feedback within 7 days, please accept your application as unsuccessful.

Ad Visible Until: 30 June 2021
Ref: DBN002907/SS

Vacancy Type: Permanent