Pharmacy Intern (Retail)

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Job Title: Pharmacy Intern (Retail)

Location: Festac

Job Type: Internship

Job Summary:

As a Pharmacy Intern in our retail pharmacy store, you will have the opportunity to gain valuable hands-on experience in a dynamic healthcare environment. Under the supervision of licensed pharmacists, you will assist with various pharmacy operations, patient care, and customer service. This internship provides a unique chance to apply your pharmaceutical knowledge in real-world scenarios and develop your skills for a rewarding career in pharmacy.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Medication Dispensing: Assist in the accurate and safe dispensing of prescription medications, including counting, labeling, and packaging.
  • Patient Consultations: Interact with patients, addressing inquiries, and providing medication counseling on proper usage, side effects, and precautions.
  • Prescription Verification: Assist in verifying and processing prescription orders, ensuring accuracy and compliance with pharmaceutical regulations.
  • Inventory Management: Help manage pharmacy inventory, including restocking shelves, monitoring expiration dates, and maintaining proper storage conditions.
  • Customer Service: Provide excellent customer service by answering phone calls, assisting walk-in customers, and addressing their needs and concerns.
  • Pharmacy Documentation: Maintain accurate records and documentation of prescription orders, patient profiles, and inventory levels.
  • Health and Safety: Adhere to all pharmacy regulations and safety standards to ensure the well-being of patients and staff.
  • Medication Compounding: Under pharmacist supervision, assist with compounding specialized medications as required.
  • Learning and Development: Actively participate in training sessions and educational opportunities to enhance pharmaceutical knowledge and skills.


  • Pursuing a Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm) or Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) degree from an accredited pharmacy school.
  • Possession of a valid and current license to practice as a pharmacy intern, as required by local regulations.
  • Strong interest in pursuing a career in retail pharmacy.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy in handling medications and documentation.
  • Customer-focused attitude with a commitment to providing outstanding service.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team-oriented environment.
  • Willingness to learn and take direction from licensed pharmacists.

Additional Requirements:

  • Completion of a pharmacy internship program may be required, depending on local regulations.
  • Familiarity with pharmacy software and technology is an advantage.

Company Benefits:

  • Hands-on experience in a retail pharmacy setting.
  • Mentorship from experienced pharmacists.
  • Exposure to a wide range of pharmaceutical products and patient interactions.
  • Potential for future career opportunities within the organization.
  • Stipend or compensation for the internship.

Method of Application:

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using “Pharmacy Intern (Retail)” as the subject of the email. Please note that only selected candidates will be contacted.

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