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Senior Pharmacist

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Medical, health
  • Experienced (senior worker)
  • Full Time
  • Permanent
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Job Summary

To assist in ensuring availability of drugs, maintain stock levels and advise Clinicians


  1. Compile and submit periodic reports.
  2. Promote observance of the Professional Codes of Conduct and Ethics by staff under him/or her.
  3. Perform any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.
  4. Manage and account for allocated resources.
  5. Impart knowledge and skills to staff and students.
  6. Advise patients and communities on the proper use and storage of drugs.
  7. Liaise with relevant clinical units and wards to ensure that medicines are properly recorded and stored.
  8. Liaise with the National Drug Authority in ensuring that all medicines conform to prescribed standards.
  9. Participate in drugs and clinically related research.
  10. Participate in preparation of medicines.

General Information

Salary rangeNot specified
Additional informationNot specified
Contract type: Permanent
Job type: Full Time
Location: Uganda
Area of work: Medical, health
Seniority: Experienced (senior worker)

Job Requirements

Required education: Bachelor's degree
Required relevant work experience: 3 years
Required skills: Hygienics; Medication and prescription administration; Patient care; Stock and inventory management; Research planning
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)

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Health Service Commission (Uganda)

GovernmentalCompany size: 500-1000 people

The main policy objectives of the Commission are designed to achieve the goals relating to human resources for health as embedded in the Sustainable Development Goal 3 (on health), the National Development Plan (NDPII), the National Health Policy (2010 - 2020), and the Health Sector Development Plan (HSDP) 2015/16 – 2019/20.

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