Job Title
Warehouse Pharmacist
Employment Type
Full Time
1 to 5 years
R40000 to R55000
Job Published
27 October 2022
Job Reference No.

Job Description

Duties & Responsibilities

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Ensure quality, efficiency and safety of medicines are maintained through the distribution chain.
  • Ensure good warehouse practice (GWP) compliance.
    • Receiving of Medication
    • Storage
    • Packaging
    • Temperature Maintenance
    • Picking and Packing
    • Supervise warehouse staff
    • Return and Destruction
    • Cycle Counts
    • Stock Take
  • Handle:
    • Recalls
    • Complaints
    • Returned Goods
    • Quarantine Goods
    • Non-Compliance reports
  • Perform related duties as assigned by The Head of Operations.
  • Maintain compliance with all regulatory-, company policies and procedures
  • Responsible for own job-related filing
  • Open and lock-up of the office and warehouse when required
  • Proper housekeeping
  • Client Liaison when applicable
  • Oversee packing material management
  • Act as backup when Responsible Pharmacist is not available.
  • Receive and react to alarms received from: Intrusion alarm, smoke alarm, power failure and temperature alarm.


Desired Experience & Qualification

Education and/or Work Experience Requirements:


  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including ability to effectively communicate with internal and external customers
  • Excellent computer proficiency (MS Office – Word, Excel and Outlook)
  • Ability to work independently and to carry out assignments to completion within parameters of instructions given, prescribed routines, and standard accepted practices
  • Must have successfully completed Matric and Pharmacist degree, B.Pharm.


Physical Requirements:


  • Must be able to talk, listen and speak clearly in general and on telephone
  • Must be able to move and carry boxes as required within the Warehouse and Logistics environment.