- Cash handling
- Customer service
Since 1911, National Pharmacies has been caring for the community providing access and value for our members in the dispensing of quality medications, optical and beauty ranges and the provision of health services. With our roots firmly planted in South Australia we have expanded into the eastern states of Australia and celebrate over 260,000 members across our 46 community pharmacies and 20 optical outlets.
We give back to the communities in which we operate through a number of sponsorship and support programs. We are the faces behind the National Pharmacies Christmas Pageant, where we get to walk arm in arm with our valued members; support junior sport programs with our involvement with the National Pharmacies SANFL juniors and a number of local sports sponsorships; support KickStart for Kids with various fundraising drives, and most recently the 20/20 project providing free glasses for members children aged 12 years and under.
Our organisation is underpinned by our values of care, communicate, collaborate and celebrate.
About The Role…
As a Pharmacy Assistant, you will deliver high level customer service whilst being informative and providing advice on a range of health and beauty products and services. You will also participate in stock management and merchandising activities, point of sale operation, cash handling, housekeeping and accepting prescriptions for processing.
In this role, you will:
provide friendly and professional customer service and advice on a range of health and beauty products.
suggest products that meet customers’ needs and close the sale
explain how products work & demonstrating how to use products
be committed to attending regular training
be able to operate a cash register & EFTPOS Facilities
manage inventory and ensure displays are merchandised appropriately
be flexible to work at stores within your cluster
What Are We Looking For?
You will have well developed communication and interpersonal skills, excellent personal and professional presentation, be energetic and be dedicated to providing exceptional customer service.
Experience, skills & attributes:
outstanding customer service skills
cash handling & EFTPOS experience
excellent communication & interpersonal skills
ability to work flexible hours
willingness to supply or undergo a police check prior to commencement
What’s in it for you
This is a unique opportunity to build a career in an organisation that will support your ongoing professional development and offers career progression and comprehensive training.
Work for an iconic SA organisation
Opportunity to further develop your career
Corporate Health Fund
Delight SA’s community by participating in the National Pharmacies Christmas Pageant
How to Apply…
Please complete the requested application questions, work history & education information on the application page.
If you are a passionate person who realises the tremendous opportunity that this role offers and want to utilise your skills and passion in the healthcare industry, we want to hear from you!
No agencies please
In SA/VIC public health laws exist which require anyone who works in our pharmacies and optical stores to be fully vaccinated with an approved COVID-19 vaccine or hold an approved medical exemption. It is therefore a condition of employment that applicants be fully vaccinated and show evidence of being fully vaccinated, or alternatively show evidence of an approved medical exemption. If your application for employment is successful, your employment will be conditional on you providing the requisite evidence.