Pharmaceutical Technologist Job in Kenya

Pharmaceutical Technologist Job in Kenya


Role:  Pharmaceutical Technologist

General Purpose of the role: The Pharmaceutical Technologist major role is to stock and dispense drugs to Health Plus Pharmacy clientele.


He/she is also responsible in providing excellent customer service and cross selling our products offering to our clients.


Key Responsibilities of the role

  • Maintains pharmacy inventory by checking pharmaceutical stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed medications and supplies; placing and expediting orders; verifying receipt; removing outdated drugs & preparing ageing reports as often as possible.


  • Adherence to our SOP’s(Standard Operating Procedures) to include but not limited to product knowledge, living posting of sales , opening and closing of the pharmacy, manage financial operations, ensuring the books balance; cash matches sales daily.
  • Adhering & Contributing to our Core Principles – Integrity, Innovation, Teamwork and Responsiveness.
  • Maintains a safe and clean environment by complying with company standard operating procedures & government regulation. He/she cleans the floors and dump dusts the shelves.
  • Helps patients by greeting them in person and by phone; answering questions and requests; dispensing medicine, promoting uptake of our reward program.
  • Maintains records by recording and filing physicians’ orders and prescriptions.
  • Generates revenues by calculating, recording, and issuing charges as well as issuing cash sale receipts for every sale.
  • Prepares relevant reports by collecting and summarizing information and sending them within the agreed timelines.
  • Take responsibility of his/her shop.
  • Adhere to the relevant and applicable government and county  laws governing the pharmaceuticals sector.
  • Any other duty assigned by the branch manager and or senior management staff.

Code of conduct required

  • He/She must adhere to the working hours as per shifts allocated; any absence from work must be reported in good time.
  • He/she must always wear their lab coats.
  • He/she must keep the clients’ information confidential.
  • He/she must adhere to the organization’s reporting structure and culture.
  • He/She must always be clean, smart and well-groomed.


Skills and Competencies

  • Excellent team player.
  • Outgoing personality.
  • Negotiation skills.
  • Ability to cross other products.
  • Ability to operate mobile transfer services and merchant card services.
  • Able to achieve targets and to achieve organizational change.
  • Strong written, reading and spoken skills.
  • IT literate proficient knowledge of MS Office, MS Excel and Email
  • Customer focused and always willing to go the extra mile.
  • Excellent communication skills with proven email etiquette.


  • Diploma in Pharmaceutical Technology from a reputable institution.
  • Certificate in Pharmaceutical Technology required (NOTE: must be registered with Pharmacy and Poison Board) and have your license available for use
  • Excellent use of pharmacy dispensing software system.


-Qualified candidates are requested to send their applications which MUST include a cover letter, CV and copies of relevant testimonials to [email protected] and [email protected]

-Due to the urgency of the positions applications will be reviewed as they come.

-Only qualified & shortlisted candidates will be contacted to attend interviews.

-Any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.

-Areas of work are Mombasa, Kilifi and Taita Taveta Counties

-We encourage applicants residing in these areas to apply.

-Please indicate your area of preference in your application.