Pharmacy Director:

Warren Michigan

PharMerica Corporation is a premier institutional pharmacy services provider, dedicated to providing quality patient care and innovative pharmacy solutions to institutional customers and patients in long-term care settings. With nearly $2 billion in annual revenues, PharMerica is the second largest institutional pharmacy company in America. PharMerica operates more than 100 institutional pharmacies in over 40 states and serves nursing facilities that care for approximately 350,000 patients.

PharMerica - Warren is recruiting a Pharmacy Director to join our team.  This position will be responsible for directing workforce in the day to day operations of the pharmacy and managing cost to established goals.


Essential Functions:

  • Controls pharmacy costs to meet or exceed budgeted cost per script.
  • Provides the leadership and direction to build an effective team and continually develop associates to improve performance.
  • Maintains positive customer relationships; attends quarterly business reviews.
  • Works with Client Services and Sales team to effectively communicate with customers (DONs, Administrators, Staff RNs) and resolve customer issues.
  • Implements, maintains and reports on core processes.
  • Ensures pharmacy compliance with all regulatory requirements.
  • Emphasizes dispensing efficiency and accuracy with the workforce, and manages the dispensing process to exceed the Company’s goal.
  • Manages the staffing and scheduling process to optimize production and contain labor costs.
  • Manages pharmacy personnel issues including hiring, evaluations, discipline and separation, and monitors and approves payroll.
  • Manages physical inventory to meet client requirements and Company goals.
  • Implements Company, Region and District policies, processes and initiatives.
  • Provides timely and accurate reports as required.
  • Performs other tasks as assigned.
  • Conducts job responsibilities in accordance with the standards set out in the Company’s Code of Business Conduct and Ethics, its policies and procedures, the Corporate Compliance Agreement, applicable federal and state laws, and applicable professional standards.
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Each essential function is required, although reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree is required. MBA; PharmD preferred.

  • Management/supervisory experience;  experience in pharmacy/healthcare.

  • Computer skills.

  • Licenses/Certifications: As required by state regulations; clean driving record and proof of auto insurance.
  • Results-oriented; planning/organizing; communication (oral/written), people management; strategic and analytical thinking; teamwork.

  • Must be available to work Monday through Friday 8:00am - 6:00pm, holidays and weekends as business requires. Up to 20% travel.



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