Eagle HR Consultants Pharmaceutical Technologist Jobs in Kenya

Eagle HR Consultants Pharmaceutical Technologist Jobs in Kenya

Job Purpose

The overall purpose of this job is to provide pharmaceutical support and care by processing prescriptions and dispensing medication to patients, adhering to established health care protocols.

Overall Responsibility

Responsible for managing pharmacy drugs and stocks; no accountability for budgets or assets.

The jobholder’s decision-making authority is within provided hospital guidelines and is in consultation with supervisor.

Key duties and responsibilities

  • Assist in filling, processing, and dispensing medications to patients in safety standards and to ensure quality care for patients.

  • Assist in maintaining the drug inventory through inventory control practices.

  • Initiate procurement process for medications.

  • Keep track and control measures for drugs – ensure there is a prescription accompanying all the drugs request.

  • Participate in Continuous Medical Education (CME) to stay informed.

  • Collaborate with the regulatory body (Pharmacy and Poison’s Board) – Pharmaco- vigilance for information on adverse effects/reactions to prescription drugs.

  • Monthly reporting – sales, expenses, breakages, expiries.

  • Ensure proper stock management, including management of expired drugs and supplies, reorder levels, obsolete items, stock movement, stock outs and returns.

  • Any other responsibilities that may be assigned to the jobholder by the supervisor from time to time.

    Knowledge, experience and qualifications required

  • Diploma in Pharmaceutical Technology from
    a recognized institution.

  • Registration with the Pharmacy and Poisons Board of Kenya and a valid practicing license.

  • Membership in the Kenya Pharmaceutical Association is preferred.

  • At least 2 years of relevant experience, preferably in a hospital setting.


  • Comprehensive knowledge of pharmacokinetics and pharmaceutics.

  • Understanding of human anatomy and basic nutritional supplementation.

  • Commitment to continuous learning and professional development.

  • Effective time management and interpersonal skills.

  • Proficiency in patient care and sound decision-making abilities.

  • Analytical skills with a keen attention to detail.

  • Strong communication and teamwork abilities.

  • Accountability, integrity, and maintenance of confidentiality.

    Working Conditions

  • Environment: Conducive work environment.

  • Hazards: Exposure to hazardous medications, including oncology drugs.

    Job Ref: EHC/025/2024

    How to Apply

    Interested and qualified applicants should submit their applications with a copy of current CV indicating current and expected remuneration package to: recruitment@eaglehr.co.ke

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