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Pharmacy Procurement and Distribution Manager – Permanent

Reference: 20651
Date posted: 31.03.2024
Job details
Buckinghamshire
Permanent
£42,300 - £42,300 (Annual)
Specialism
Pharmacy
Sub specialism
Pharmacist
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Description

Pulse have recently partnered with  one of the UK’s specialist provider of diagnostic and healthcare solutions. We are currently looking for an experienced Pharmacy Procurement and Distribution Manager, who can provide overall support for the clinical leadership of the service. This role is based in Buckinghamshire, which is easily accessible via public transport.

About the role:
As a Pharmacy Procurement and Distribution Manager, you’ll oversee safe and patient-centric procurement and distribution services within the pharmacy department, ensuring compliance with regulations and guidelines.

Your main responsibilities as a Pharmacy Procurement and Distribution Manager:

  • Lead and manage the procurement and distribution team, including training and supervision.
  • Coordinate drug delivery schedules and manage staff workload efficiently.
  • Report incidents, accidents, and near misses, and handle disciplinary matters.
  • Assist in recruitment and retention efforts within the pharmacy department.
  • Prepare and interpret reports for pharmacy managers and finance department.
  • Manage product and supplier files, ensuring data accuracy.
  • Contribute to service improvement initiatives within the pharmacy department.
  • Oversee pharmaceutical purchasing and ensure contract compliance.
  • Assist in the management of drug recalls and defects.
  • Develop and implement standard operating procedures for procurement and distribution activities.
  • Provide training and assessment for trainee pharmacists and pharmacy support workers.
  • Participate in weekend, bank holiday, and late duty rotas as required.

What we are looking for in a Pharmacy Procurement and Distribution Manager:

  • Experience in pharmacy procurement and distribution.
  • Strong leadership and managerial skills.
  • Knowledge of pharmaceutical regulations and guidelines.
  • Ability to analyse data and prepare reports.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork abilities.

Why work with Pulse?

  • Knowledgeable, dedicated and vastly experienced Permanent Team with longstanding professional relationships with multiple clients
  • Access to exclusive vacancies through our numerous Master Vendor trusts across the country
  • Vacancies outside of NHS Rate caps with our private sector agreements
  • Access to International roles outside of England and the United Kingdom

Next steps:
If you are interested to hear more, either hit the APPLY NOW button or reach out to Paola on 02033986694

Disclaimer: We are unable to support or accept applications from candidates who are residents within the Red or Amber list of the Code of practice for the international recruitment of health and social care personnel in England, based on the World Health Organisation (WHO) Workforce Support and Safeguard List.


Pulse is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

We are unable to support or accept applications from candidates who are residents within the Red or Amber list of the Code of practice for the international recruitment of health and social care personnel in England, based on the World Health Organisation (WHO) Workforce Support and Safeguard List.

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