Kiran Karim

Seeking a position as Pharmacy Assistant where extensive experience and superior organization skills will be fully utilized.

Work History

Work History
Mar 2015 - Apr 2015

Jan 2012 - Feb 2013

Pharmacy Asisstant

Ghazi Brothers
  • Advise customers on the selection and use of medicines and pharmacy products, under the supervision of the pharmacist
  • Act as a filter for information and refer customers to the pharmacist where the customer requires
  • further advice on medications, treatments or medical conditions
  • Refer the sale of Pharmacist Only Medicines, Prescription Only Medicines and customers with health
  • conditions to the pharmacist for further advice
  • Refer prescriptions to the pharmacist and advise customers of when the prescription will be ready
  • Advise customers on medicines and pharmacy products such as to assist them to make a purchase
Aug 2013 - Jan 2014

Customer Service

  • Operate cash registers or point of sale terminals to accept payments
  • Price stock, re-order and replenish stock and participate in stock takes
  • Maintaining merchandise displays and the general neatness and appearance of the store


Feb 2014 - Aug 2014

Certificate III in Community Pharmacy

Chisholm Institute

The Certificate III in Community Pharmacy provides the skills and knowledge to be competent to work at entry level in a community pharmacy.

Typical functions within the community pharmacy industry for those who achieve this level of competency include:

  • Communicating with customers to identify needs
  • Accepting and delivering prescriptions to and from customers
  • Applying specialised product knowledge to recommend and supply pharmacy products and services to customers
  • Operating within the legislative framework, regulation and protocols that apply to community pharmacy
  • Recognising and acting on situations or requests that require referral to a pharmacist
  • Assisting in the dispensary
  • Creating and maintaining displays
  • Merchandising products and performing stock control
Aug 2006 - Mar 2011

Doctorate of Pharmacy

Baqai Medical University


  • Expertise in assisting Pharmacists in interpreting and transcribing medication information
  • Proficiency in receiving prescriptions and verifying the needed data on the pad
  • Proficiency in rotating stock (First in, First out)
  • Experience in stock pricing and shelving
  • Experience in medication inventory
  • Excellence in gathering information and statistics regarding new prescriptions and refills
  • Adeptness in maintaining important records of the pharmacy
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office programs
  • Good communicator
  • Team player
  • Reliability
  • Courteousness