Job Title: Pharmacist

Location:  Festac , Lagos


Job Description

As a Pharmacist, your primary responsibility is to ensure the smooth operation and functionality of the pharmacy, focusing on the effective and safe dispensing of medications. You will play a crucial role in managing stock levels, offering expert advice to customers, and providing healthcare services at the counter.


Job Functions/Responsibilities

  • Ensure the efficient and safe operation of the pharmacy, emphasizing effective dispensing of medications.
  • Welcome customers warmly and deliver exceptional customer service.
  • Maintain standard requirements for the display of drugs and products to enhance customer purchases.
  • Monitor the store to ensure adherence to hygiene and safety guidelines by both customers and subordinates.
  • Safely store products and promptly attend to customer needs and requests courteously.
  • Interpret and process prescriptions, ensuring accurate dispensing of medications.
  • Conduct regular checks on stock to prevent damages or theft.
  • Perform stock/inventory reconciliation to avoid stock-outs.
  • Conduct training and retraining of subordinates on excellent customer service.
  • Prepare and review standard operating procedures.
  • Liaise with the supply chain/procurement team to ensure timely delivery of stock, among other responsibilities.
  • Any other duties as may be assigned by the Branch Head


  • Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm) or Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D) degree from a recognized institution.
  • A minimum of one year of experience in a retail pharmacy.
  • Registration with the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN).
  • Adherence to ethical standards and professional conduct.
  • Continuous professional development to stay updated on pharmaceutical advancements.
  • Willingness to work 4 times a week, inclusive of weekends.
  • Strong commitment to patient safety and healthcare quality improvement.
  • Extensive knowledge of pharmaceuticals, drug interactions, and pharmacology.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy in dispensing medications.
  • Leadership and management abilities for overseeing pharmacy operations.
  • Problem-solving skills and the ability to make critical decisions.
  • Customer service orientation.
  • Proficient in computer and pharmacy management software.
  • Understanding of regulatory requirements and ethical standards.
  • Experience in retail pharmacy is essential.
  • A good team player with excellent organizational and planning skills.
  • Attention to detail and a sociable personality.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and multitask.
  • Ability to track inventory.
  • Computer savvy with proficiency in Microsoft Office.
  • Candidates residing around Festac axis and environs (Surelere, Ago Palace, Ijegun, Cele, Satellite town, etc.) are preferred.

Salary: N180,000 – 200,000/month plus HMO and Pension


How To Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

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