Pharmacy Quality and Development Manager

Pin icon NW10 London
Pound Sterling icon £45,000 – £50,000 p.a. pro rata
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Calendar icon 21 days ago
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Are you a GPhC registered pharmacist or technician with at least three years of experience? Are you passionate about ensuring Pharmacy Professional Standards are met?

This pharmaceutical distributor has the ideal opportunity for you to join their Regulatory Team!

Pharmacy Quality and Development Manager – Maternity Cover
London NW10 0AB

  • Fixed Term Contract from now until 30th September 2025
  • 3 days (or 22.5hrs) a week
  • Salary £45,000 – £50,000 p.a. pro rata

Please Note: Applicants must be authorised to work in the UK

Our client provides safe access to medicines for NHS Trusts, Unscheduled Care, Primary Care, and other settings through their network of pharmacies and WDA-licensed premises.

As a rapidly growing company, they are always looking for motivated and talented individuals for exciting roles that offer opportunities for personal growth and rapid promotion.

Role Overview:

Based at the Head Office and reporting to the Chief Pharmacist, you will ensure best practices for the organisation by performing the following duties:

Maintain Clinical Governance and Regulatory Compliance:

  • Ensure all staff adhere to the Quality System; maintain a risk register.
  • Investigate and report all errors, and deviations from standard procedure.
  • Ensure all pharmacy staff and premises meet GPhC Standards at the highest level.

Develop and Implement SOPs, Policies, and Audits:

  • Participate in developing Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), policies, audits, and business continuity plans.
  • Ensure SOPs are effectively trained to all staff, with training documented, and that premises are inspection-ready at all times.

Conduct Audits and Quality Checks:

  • Perform announced and unannounced audits at all sites.
  • Complete prescribing quality audits on behalf of our commissioners.
  • Maintain clinical risk assessments and ensure all legal requirements are met.

Hands-On Operational Involvement:

  • Use your initiative to improve quality in pharmacy services.
  • Take a hands-on approach to all aspects of the operation.
  • Work with the team to continuously improve safety, efficiency, and quality.


  • GPhC registered pharmacist or technician.
  • At least three years of experience in community or hospital pharmacy.
  • Previous experience in a quality environment would be an advantage
  • Strong commitment to maintaining high standards and regulatory compliance.
  • Excellent attention to detail and organisational skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.


  • Opportunity to make a significant impact on our regulatory and quality assurance processes.
  • Supportive and dynamic work environment.
  • Potential for rapid career growth and promotion.

If you are a dedicated professional with a passion for maintaining high standards in pharmacy practice, our client would love to hear from you.

Apply now to join the team and contribute to their mission of providing safe and efficient access to medicines.

How to apply for the role:

If you have the skills and experience required for this position, click “apply” today and check your inbox for an email providing more information on how to tailor your application and provide a cover letter or any supporting documents.

You must be authorised to work in the UK. No agencies please.

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