4 Senior Pharmacists Jobs in Kenya - NPSC


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Screening prescriptions for legal validity, drug contraindications, drugs interactions, appropriateness of dose, frequency and duration of dosing and patients convenience
  • Preparation and dispensing of medicines according to good dispensing practices and counselling patience on use of medicines
  • Making of extemporaneous preparations
  • Ordering, receiving, storage and issuing of pharmaceuticals
  • Making entries into relevant inventory management records and registers
  • Participating in ward rounds to identifying medicinal gaps and challenges
  • Filing amd safe custody of patients’ prescription records

  • Responding to request on medicine information from the general public and health workers
  • Monitoring and reporting of medication errors
  • Preparing and disseminating drug availability list to various specialist clinics


  • Served as a pharmacist for a minimum period of one (1) year
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy Degree (B. PHARM) from an institution recognized by the Pharmacy and Poisons Board
  • Certificate of Registration by a pharmacist by the Pharmacyand Poisons’ Board
  • Valid practicing license from Pharmacy and Poisons’ Board
  • Certificate IN Senior Management course lasting not less that four (4) weeks from a recognized institution
  • Certificate in computer application from a recognized institution

How to Apply

  • Interested and qualified persons are requested to make their applications ONLINE through jobs portal: https://services.npsc.go.ke/recruitment
  • Shortlisted candidates will be expected to bring the original certificates for verification during the interview.

Other Requirements

  • Shortlisted candidates will be expected to bring the original certificates for verification during the interview.
  • Shortlisted candidates for the positions at job Group ‘R’ and above will be required to satisfy the requirement of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya 2010.

Applications should be addressed to:

The Commission Secretary/ Chief Executive Officer
National Police Service Commission
Sky Park building, Westlands
P.O. Box 47363 -00100 NAIROBI

So as to reach the Commission by the close of business on or before 20th June 2023 at 5.00 pm. East African Time (EAT).


National Police Service Commission is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and gender
equality. Persons with disabilities and from disadvantaged groups are encouraged to apply. Only qualified
candidates shall be contacted.

Any form of canvassing shall lead to automatic disqualification.