The Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (PSI) was established under the Pharmacy Act 2007 as the pharmacy regulator. The PSI is an equal opportunities employer.

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14 February 2018

Pharmacy Inspector – Permanent Full-time

The PSI is seeking to appoint a Pharmacy Inspector on a permanent full-time basis.

The purpose of the role is to support the mission of the PSI in protecting and promoting the health, safety and wellbeing of patients and the public by monitoring compliance with pharmacy and medicines legislation, including adherence to the Code of Conduct for Pharmacists and all relevant PSI guidance.

The successful candidate will join a team of Inspectors within the PSI’s Inspection and Enforcement Unit, which has responsibility for delivering a number of regulatory activities such as conducting inspections and investigations, registration of retail pharmacy business, maintenance of the internet supply list and supporting compliance and enforcement activities.

Key requirements: candidates must be qualified as a pharmacist and be registered on the PSI’s Register of Pharmacists with at least 5 years’ post-registration/post-qualification experience in community pharmacy, hospital pharmacy, industry, regulation or other relevant area of pharmacy practice; have experience in carrying out inspections and/or investigations and/or audits/self-audits preferably in pharmacy or pharmacy-related activities or other regulatory context; have experience in the use of appropriate technology and IT applications; and hold a full clean driving licence and have their own means of transport as the post will involve travel.

Please see all aspects of the role and requirements.

To apply for this post, each candidate should submit a covering letter outlining why they believe their skills, experience and values meet the requirements of the post highlighting the relevant key competencies along with an up-to-date CV. This documentation should be emailed to Miriam Carolan, HR Officer, at on or before the closing date of 12.00 noon on Friday, 2nd March 2018.

Late applications will not be accepted.

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