Lead Procurement Pharmacy Technician
Cleveland Clinic London Hospital

Job reference: UK0225B

Location: Cleveland Clinic London Hospital

Closing date: 27/02/2022

Salary: Competitive

Contract type: Permanent

Department: Pharmacy

Division: Clinical Operations

Hours: 37.5

Who are we?

Cleveland Clinic is one of the leading providers of specialised medical care in the world, focused on providing clinical excellence and superior patient outcomes for almost 6 million patient visits per year across more than 200 locations. We employ over 65,000 caregivers worldwide and continue to drive innovation in healthcare.

We opened our first healthcare facility in London in 2021 and plan to open of our state-of-the art 184 bed hospital in 2022. With over 100 years of history, our “Patients First” philosophy will be at the heart of Cleveland Clinic London and the goal of our team is to create an environment that continues to delivers world-class clinical care. 

If you would like to know more, please email recruitment@ccf.org or click apply below.

What are we looking for?

We are recruiting a Lead Procurement Pharmacy Technician to manage the Procurement and Purchasing service. This will include reviewing the day to day operational management of medicines procurement, managing prices and stock quantities and assisting with medicines procurement contracts.

​​​​​​​Your duties will include:​​​​​​​

With patient safety as our main priority, we have deployed cutting-edge technology and innovative processes to support a 24 hours a day, 7 days a week Pharmacy service.

We are operating a closed loop medicines management system including automated stock management to ensure timely and efficient supply of medicines to clinical areas.

The unique barcode medicines administration at the bedside and a fully integrated system for the electronic health records supports safe and effective prescribing, clinical screening and patient monitoring.

This will be an opportunity to be part of a unique clinical environment offering opportunities for advanced professional development, specialist training and clinical research. 

What we need from you:

To join us, you must be a GPhC registered Pharmacy Technician and have previously worked in a busy hospital dispensary.  You will have extensive experience of working in Pharmacy Procurement and will be able to collaborate as part of a multidisciplinary team.

What we can offer you:​​​​​​​

• 25 days Annual leave plus 8 days Bank holiday a year
• Auto-Enrolment of 5% pension - Cleveland contribute 10% through Salary Exchange
• Private Medical Insurance
• Gym facilities located within our Admin Office Building at a discounted rate
• Seasonal Ticket Loans

Please see Important Information below:

Vaccination as a condition of deployment VCOD
From the 1st April 2022 the updated Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) Regulations 2014, which requires vaccination as a condition of deployment (VCOD), comes into effect. 

This includes front-line caregivers, as well as non-clinical caregivers not directly involved in patient care but who may have face to face contact with patients. This role is covered by these regulations and therefore you will be required to provide proof of your full vaccination status as part of your pre-employment checks prior to your start date. 

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

“Let’s deliver World Class care together!”
As an equal opportunities employer, we aspire to work together to promote a more inclusive work environment, which represents our commitment to celebrate diversity.


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