Pharmacist Job Opening at The Population Council – Abuja

The Population Council  is seeking for a highly motivated and proactive individual to fill the position of a – Pharmacist – who will set up and manage the day-to-day running of a pharmacy in a newly established community-based outpatient clinic for men who engage in high behaviors that predispose them to increased risks of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections and perform other related duties as assigned.

Job Title: Pharmacist.

Job Location: Abuja.

Educational Qualification: Minimum B.Pharm. or equivalence MD, Masters of Public Health

Years of Experience: 3-5 years in a Similar role.

Job Specification(s):

1. Contribute significantly to the setting up of a pharmacy in the community-based clinic.
2. Responsible for the day-to-day running of the pharmacy
3. Receive written prescription or refill requests and verify that information obtained is complete and accurate.
4. Maintain proper storage and security conditions for drugs
5. Maintain proper inventory of medications and supplies
6. Ensure that patient records are kept confidential
7. Answer telephones, responding to questions and requests
8. Fill bottles of prescribed medications and type and affix labels
9. Assist customers by answering simple questions, locating items or referring them to the Doctor for further medical or medication information.
10. Ensure that all pharmacy related reports are submitted in a timely manner.
11. Undertake any additional activities such as clerical and administrative functions as identified by your Supervisor

Apply Before: Not Specified.

How to Apply: Click Here.

Additional Information:

  • Minimum B.Pharm. or equivalence MD, Masters of Public Health, a related field
  • General Communication , Supervisory &Interpersonal Skill Level – Excellent
  • Language Requirements – English – Excellent
  • Level of IT Expertise Required – Good
  • Ability to travel within and outside Nigeria

Organisation Description:

The Population Council confronts critical health and development issues—from stopping the spread of HIV to improving reproductive health and ensuring that young people lead full and productive lives. Through biomedical, social science, and public health research in 50 countries, we work with our partners to deliver solutions that lead to more effective policies, programs, and technologies that improve lives around the world. Established in 1952 and headquartered in New York, the Council is a nongovernmental, nonprofit organization governed by an international board of trustees.

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