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Job Description

Under the guidance and supervision of the Pharmacist or designate, the Pharmaceutical technologist- will be involved in management of the pharmacy and drug management systems.

Key Responsibilities

  • Receive, verify and record all incoming items in the Hospital drug store
  • Issue and record all items duly requested by the consumption units in the prescribed format
  • Ensure proper filling and storage all the documents in the hospital drug store.
  • Monitor consumptions of items in the consumptions units
  • Ensure proper storage of all items in the Hospital drug store
  • Regularly monitor expiry dates of all items.
  • Monitor on poor utilized and slow moving items and in consultation with the supervisor advice the prescribers/users accordingly
  • Monitor the stock levels and in consultation with the supervisor to avoid unnecessary stock outs
  • Record twice daily the temperatures in the cold room and the fridge
  • Ensure proper maintenance of cold chain in the drug store
  • Offer pharmaceutical advice when required
  • With the supervisor assist in preparation of consumption reports
  • Conduct regular physical inventory to ensure compliance of records
  • Do any other duty as assigned to you by your supervisor.

Key Result Areas

  • Accurate and timely documentation of all issues and received drugs and medical items;
  • Daily recording and tracking of temperatures in the cold room and the fridge
  • Timely issue orders to the various units in the prescribed forms on their ordering days.
  • Proper storage of drugs and medical items.
  • Tracking of expiries and slow moving items.


  • A Diploma in pharmacy from a recognized institution.
  • He/She must be enrolled by the pharmacy and poisons board
  • At least three years hospital pharmacy experience.
  • Good communication and writing skills
  • Computer literate

Required Experience & Competencies

  • A good team player
  • Fluency in written and spoken English and in the Somali language is an advantage.
  • Ability to work ethically in demanding environment.
  • Good customer care skills
  • Please make sure to include copy of Certificate of Good Conduct in your application

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