at Masindi District Local Government
Location Kampala, Uganda
Date Posted December 2, 2019
Category Healthcare
Currency UGX


Job Title : Pharmacist
Salary Scale : U4
Reports To : Medical Superintendent
Responsible For : Dispenser
Job Purpose
To manage the quality preparation, safe storage and rational use of Medicines and health supplies in the District
Key Outputs
i. Plans and budget for pharmacy activities produced,
ii. Professional advice provided to clinicians & other Health Professionals;
iii. Pharmaceutical supplies requisitioned;
iv. Medicines and infusions prepared;
v. Prescriptions and medications dispensed;
vi. Accountability for financial and other resources prepared;
vii. Medicines properly stored;
viii.Adequate medicines supplies levels monitored and maintained;
ix. Periodic Reports prepared and submitted; and
x. Staff supervised and appraised.
Key Functions
i. Planning and budgeting for pharmacy activities;
ii. Providing professional advice and support on all issues of pharmaceutical management in the
district ;
iii. Requisitioning for hospital pharmaceutical needs;
iv. Preparing quality compounded medicines and infusions;
v. Dispensing prescription and medications;


Planning, organizing and coordinating;
Records and information management;
Project Management;
Results oriented;
Accountability ;

Education Requirements

Degree in Pharmacy or its equivalent from a recognized Institution.
Must be registered and licensed with the Pharmacy Council.