Support Pharmacist - Dún Laoghaire - (20 Hours)

Job Ref: 96
Job Category: Positions Available
Salary: Competitive
Hours 20
Closing Date: 31 October 2019
Job Requirements

Support Pharmacist – Dún Laoghaire - Part-Time

Cara Pharmacy is a progressive, independent, vibrant pharmacy group consisting of sixteen stores located throughout Ireland. Our business is twofold and is primarily divided into Pharmacy Services and Retail. We also have an award-winning online store.

We are a family orientated company, with a small management team that is highly flexible and extremely hands on.

Cara Pharmacy are currently seeking to hire a Support Pharmacist to join the company, working in our Dún Laoghaire facility. The hours of the role will be 5-9pm Monday to Friday (20 hours per week).

Job Duties

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Assist in the professional, clinical, ethical and financial running of the pharmacy in line with company and industry regulations.
  • Work with the team to deliver complete care solutions for our customers and patients.
  • Dispense and advise patients on POM and P medicines.
  • Assist in the management of OTC stock control and merchandising.
  • Execute the dispensary business plan.
  • Assist in group healthcare and retail events.
  • Day to day management of the dispensary.
  • Communicate with the team on business performance, new initiatives and other pertinent issues. 
  • To partake in staff training events and encourage and support the development of the team.
  • Report to head office on store and employee performance.
Essential Criteria

Minimum Requirements

The successful candidate will be a passionate, highly driven and motivated individual who loves what they do.

You will also:

  • Be registered with the Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland or be eligible to register with the PSI immediately.
  • Be a self- motivated, enthusiastic individual with excellent people skills, confidence and good clinical knowledge. 
  • Have excellent communication skills and be acutely aware of customer needs while being also being commercially astute.
  • Have a key focus on the customer ensuring excellent face to face interactions. 
  • Be a highly organised individual who has the ability to work under pressure.
  • Be positive, committed, loyal and enjoy working in a collaborative environment. 
  • Have previous pharmacy experience in a busy pharmacy environment, preferably with experience of Republic of Ireland schemes.
How to Apply

Please send your Cover Letter and CV Application to careers@carapharmacy.com

Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.