Pharmacy Assistant - 6 Month Contract
Burlington, Ontario, CA
Company: Innomar Strategies Inc
Published on 2021-12-13T14:11:22.000000Z
Are you looking to make a difference in a patient’s life? At AmerisourceBergen, you will find an innovative and collaborative culture that is patient focused and dedicated to making a difference. As an organization, we are united in our responsibility to create healthier futures. Join us and Apply today! What you will be doing PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Assist Pharmacist or the Registered Pharmacy Technician in filling prescriptions;Assist patients picking up prescriptions;Enter, scan and process prescriptions using Kroll Pharmacy softwareMaintain accurate data in pharmacy files and computer drives;Verify that customer receives correct prescription(s);Maintain workflow through effective task prioritization and teamworkAnswer the phone and respond to inquires from internal and external customersScreen telephone calls for the Pharmacist(s);Order, receive and maintain inventory of medications;Prepare and process billings, claims, disbursements and related documents;Review invoices or other documentation;Pack and ship prescription orders according to established protocolsMaintain pharmacy records Report Adverse Events in accordance with provincial regulatory standards and, where applicable, internal and contractual obligationsAssist in general housekeeping and administrative duties; andThe Pharmacy Assistant will also be assigned other duties and tasks as required from time to time.May be required to be on standby/ on call as part of this role. What your background should look like EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:High school diploma preferred;Two or more years of related pharmacy experience;Proficiency in Kroll;Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel);Organized with the ability to multi-task and maintain accuracy;Excellent knowledge of pharmacy operations;Excellent communication, customer service and interpersonal skills;Ability to work independently and in a team environment;Excellent time management skills;Bilingualism, French/English is an asset MINIMUM SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITY REQUIREMENTS:Ability to work full-time hours from Monday to FridayWorking knowledge of pharmaceutical distribution industryStrong analytical and mathematical skillsAbility to communicate effectively both orally and in writingEffective interpersonal and leadership skills Effective organizational skills; attention to detailAbility to consistently meet deadlinesPrevious experience in cold-chain distribution an assetPrevious experience with biological and/or cytotoxic medication and sterile preparation an asset Excellent problem-solving skills; ability to resolve issues effectively and efficientlyKnowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and other Office Programs As of October 18, 2021, AmerisourceBergen requires all Canadian team members to be fully vaccinated and show proof of completed vaccine status at time of hire. If you cannot receive the COVID-19 vaccine due to a qualifying medical condition or sincerely held religious belief you will be required to follow AmerisourceBergen’s policy and process to apply for an exemption/accommodation. What AmerisourceBergen offersWe offer competitive total rewards compensation. Our commitment to our associates includes benefit programs that are comprehensive, diverse and designed to meet the various needs across our associate population.Throughout our global footprint and various business units, we take a balanced approach to the benefits we offer. Many benefits are company-paid, while others are available through associate contributions. Specific benefit offerings may vary by location, position and/or business unit. Schedule Full time Equal Employment OpportunityAmerisourceBergen is committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or membership in any other class protected by federal, state or local law.