DOH: Medicines Registration Officer (Pharmacy) Opportunity

Closing Date: 26 May 2014
Location: Pretoria

Ref.No: NDOH 29 / 2014


  •  A B-Pharm degree.
  •  No experience required
  •  Z83 Form


  • Assess and evaluate applications for the registration of medicines
  •  Assist the Unit Manager to organization a co-ordinate work in the Unit
  •  Assist in the training of staff in the Unit
  •  Record and maintain statistics on work received and done
  •  Undergo training on skills development and personal advancement
  •  Draft policy documents and maintain policies as well as ensure compliance by applicants
  •  Develop Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s), regulations and guidelines for the registration of medicines and their updates
  •  Consult with representatives from the industry to advise on administrative and technical issues
  •  Prepare documents, submissions and reports to the Pharmaceutical and Analytical 23 Committee for notification, discussion and recommendation
  •  Attend and participate in Pharmaceutical and Analytical Committee meetings
  •  Liaise with representatives from industry


  • Competency in the use of MSWord and Excel as well as related computer software is essential
  •  A high degree of dedication and accurate work as well as good organizational skills
  •  Innovative thinking, initiative and leadership qualities are recommended
  •  Good communication (written and verbal) skills and interpersonal relations

How To Apply

Post to: The Director-General, National Department of Health, Private Bag X828, Pretoria, 0001 or Hand delivered to: Reception (Brown application Box), Civitas Building, corner of Thabo Sehume (formerly known as Andries) and Struben streets. Pretoria.

For Attention: Ms N Sombinge

Enquiries: Dr A T Sigobodhla, Tel: (012) 3958351