Pharmacy Manager

at Life Groenkloof Hospital
Location Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Management
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR



A vacancy exists for a Pharmacy Manager based at Life Groenkloof Hospital, reporting to the Hospital Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for the management of the Pharmacy services within the hospital environment by ensuring that quality pharmaceutical services, financial objectives, legislative compliance and people management requirements are achieved to the required standards.


Critical Outputs

Drive the Antimicrobial Stewardship and Clinical Pharmacy Programs in the hospital

Drive the implementation and compliance to LHC Quality management systems

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

Achieve required customer service levels and drive improvement

Effective financial management

Achieve hospital budgeted financial measures relating to pharmacy

Actively manage the cost of sales of pharmaceuticals in line with revenue and budget

Communicate and implement LHC pharmaceutical product conversions and cost saving opportunities

Build effective working relationships with doctors and the multifunctional hospital team

Drive identified growth opportunities

Achieve stock targets

Effective people management

Recruit, retain, motivate and develop pharmacy staff

Provide direction and inspire positive work behaviour in team




Pharm / Dip.Pharm / B.Sc Pharm, and current registration with South African Pharmacy Council

Understanding of relevant legislation, operating structures and relationships within a hospital environment

Proven leadership and people management experience

Computer proficiency (MS office)



Strategic thinking

Problem-solving, analysis and judgement

Resilience, drive and energy

Strong communication skills

Influencing skills

Performance orientation

Excellence orientation

Building Relationships

Customer responsiveness

Commercial awareness

Organisational awareness

Ethical behaviour

Visible leadership

Motivating and developing people


Interested candidates can send their CV


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