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Pharmacy Technician

Black Lion Group
Lagos, Nigeria
November 29, 2016

Job brief

We are looking for a dependable Pharmacy Technician that will process and fill prescriptions. You will also undertake other tasks under the direction of a pharmacist to provide excellent customer service and ensure the pharmacy runs smoothly.

As a pharmacy technician you must be detail-oriented and reliable since the job has high responsibility. You must possess excellent communication skills as well as aptitude in using computers.


Sterilize surfaces and equipment and prepare the pharmacy for opening

Greet customers and answer questions

Receive prescriptions and check their validity

Process prescriptions electronically and ensure all information is complete and accurate

Resolve issues when they arise (e.g. rejected insurance claims)

Select the appropriate medicine and measure dosages to fill prescriptions

Sort, stock, label medication and monitor inventory

Undertake administrative tasks (e.g.record-keeping) as assigned

Comply with all security measures and quality standards


Proven experience as pharmacy technician

Experience with an online prescription system is a plus

Knowledge of medication and dosage measurement

Knowledge of pharmacy law and medical terminology

Excellent communication and customer service skills

Outstanding organizational skills

Reliable with a keen eye for detail

Successful completion of a pharmacy technician program

Certified Pharmacy technician is an asset