Area Manager, Lindsay and Gilmour, Scotland

Job reference:

Pharmacy Name: Lindsay and Gilmour

The Organisation

Lindsay & Gilmour is an award-winning family run company with branches across Central Scotland, Fife and the Scottish Borders. Founded in 1826 we are one of Scotland’s largest independent Pharmacy groups.

The Opportunity

Reporting to the Managing Director and Deputy Superintendent Pharmacist we are seeking to recruit a Pharmacy Area Manager to coach, train and develop our Pharmacy Managers and their teams to deliver the highest quality pharmaceutical care to the communities they serve.

This is a unique and exciting role that combines pharmacy practice with multi-site field-based management. With responsibility for up to ten pharmacies, you will spend 2 days per week working in various branches across your area alongside the teams you manage. The remaining 3 days will be field based co-ordinating, monitoring and developing the individual pharmacy businesses. You will also be given the opportunity to participate in a wide range of business development initiatives.

To be Successful

You are a GPhC registered Pharmacist, Technician or Dispenser with a minimum of 5 years’ management experience, with evidence of consistent delivery of key business metrics and can demonstrate how you have impacted on the performance of the businesses and the teams you have managed.

With excellent communication skills, you have a passion for delivering exceptional customer service to both internal and external stakeholders. You have experience in managing, coaching and developing teams and always lead by example.  

Previous multi-site or field-based management experience in pharmacy is essential.

We Offer

A competitive salary, travel allowance and a wide range of benefits. To support you in your role a comprehensive programme of on-going training and development will be provided.

To Apply

Applications must include a covering letter and CV:

Please indicate current notice period and salary expectations. Closing date 21/02/2020, interviews will be held week commencing 24/02/2020. No agencies please. Lindsay & Gilmour Pharmacy is an equal opportunities employer.