at Life Eugene Marais Hospital
Location Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Healthcare
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR



A vacancy exists for a night Pharmacist based at Life Eugene Marais Hospital in Pharmacy, reporting to Emmie Van Bemmel, Senior Pharmacist. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring that the quality pharmaceutical services, financial objectives, legislative compliance and people management requirements are achieved to the required standards.


Critical Outputs

Effective medication safety management


Report 100% of medication incidents and develop and implement remedial actions as appropriate.

Report 100% of pharmacy alerts and develop and implement remedial action and complete a trends analysis quarterly.

Effective quality management systems


Participate in the implementation and compliance to LHC Quality management systems.

Ensure compliance with SAPC, DOH and LHC legal and professional standards.

Participate in achieving required customer service levels in theatre and wards.

Implement customer satisfaction and pharmacy quality initiatives.

Effective financial management


Participate in achieving hospital budgeted financial measures relating to pharmacy.

Effective product management


Participate in the active management of cost of sales of pharmaceuticals in line with revenue and budget.

Build effective working relationships with doctors.

Effective asset management


Participate in achieving stock targets.

Achieve optimal system utilisation.

Effective people management


Participate in Pharmacist Intern and Pharmacist Assistant programmes as appropriate.




Grade 12 National Senior Certificate

Pharm / Dip.Pharm / B.Sc Pharm

Relevant clinical knowledge and experience to the critical outputs

Current registration with South African Pharmacy Council

Understanding of pharmacy and related healthcare industry, legislation, regulation and challenges

Knowledge of pharmaceutical legislation

Pharmaceutical product knowledge

Computer proficiency (MS office)




Problem-solving, analysis and judgement

Attention to detail


Motivating and developing people

Engaging diversity

Verbal & written communication skills

Influencing skills

Building relationships

Customer responsiveness

Organisational awareness

Excellence orientation

Ethical behaviour

Action orientation


Interested candidates can send their CV