Deputy Responsible Pharmacist - 035/2018
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Number of Openings

Employment Type



Responsible Pharmacist Office

Minimum Requirements

  • B Pharm
  • Registered with SAPC
  • 3 years€™ experience in a pharmaceutical manufacturing environment
  • Experience in an aseptic manufacturing plant
  • Thorough knowledge of cGMP principles
  • Computer Literacy (MS Office, SAP, etc.)
  • At least 2 years€™ experience in a Management role

Additional Requirements


Specific Operational Requirements

  • The successful candidate will be required to work an 8 hour day between 08h00 to 16h00
  • The successful candidate may be required to work overtime to meet the business needs
  • Local travel may be required to meet business needs

Key Performance Areas

  • Batch documentation review for final product release
  • Initiate batch related investigations, as required.
  • Compile Annual Product Quality Reviews per product
  • Provide in-house training as per O.R.P training programme
  • Deputise for the Responsible Pharmacist and acts as back-up for Responsible Pharmacist in their absence
  • Supervision and performance management of O.R.P support staff
  • Assists the Responsible Pharmacist in maintaining a positive relationship with all relevant stakeholders internally and/or externally
  • Active involvement in Multi-Disciplinary Team meetings
  • Assist in ensuring continuous oversight of manufacturing processes
  • Assists the Responsible Pharmacist in maintaining a state of inspection readiness
  • Provide pharmaceutical support in decision making processes


  • Attention to Detail
  • Initiative
  • Good Communication & Interpersonal Skills
  • Analysis
  • Tenacity
  • Integrity
  • Computer Literate