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Kiran Karim

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

Work History

Mar 2015Apr 2015

Jan 2012Feb 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 2013Jan 2014

Customer Service

United
  • 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

Education

Feb 2014Aug 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 2006Mar 2011

Doctorate of Pharmacy

Baqai Medical University

Strengths

  • 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