Pharmacy Services Assistant, Community Pharmacy Scotland, Edinburgh

Pharmacy Services Assistant, Edinburgh

Job reference:

Pharmacy Name: Community Pharmacy Scotland
Contact Name: Emma Taylor or Michael Oswald
Contact Telephone: 01314663540

Pharmacy Services Assistant

Salary Circa £17,000 depending on experience

Community Pharmacy Scotland (CPS) represents the interests of over 1250 community pharmacy contractors in Scotland.  The organisation develops, supports and promotes the key role played by community pharmacy in meeting health needs of the Scottish population.  This post, which reports to the Pharmacy Services Supervisor , will be part of a small team that supports pharmacy contractors across Scotland.

Duties of the role include:

  • Handling member enquiries relating to prescription pricing and other NHS service matters
  • Interpreting financial and other data to produce reports for members
  • Developing new processes to improve efficiency
  • Secretarial support for local Community Pharmacy Health Board Committees
  • Prescription pricing audit and data entry

You should have a good working knowledge of microsoft office programmes, and good organisational and communication skills.  Knowledge or working experience in community pharmacy is desirable but is not essential as full training will be given.

This is a full time post of 35 hours per week with 25 days holiday plus 9 public holidays. The package also offers flexitime, a non-contributory pension and a life assurance scheme.

Closing Date for Applications Wednesday 11th July 2018

For informal queries please contact Emma Taylor, Pharmacy Services Supervisor, or Michael Oswald, Head of Pharmacy Services on 0131 466 3540.

Job Specification and Application Pack

To apply

Please complete our application form and email to a CV may be provided alongside the application form. Candidates that do not complete and submit an application form will not be considered for the position.