Production Pharmacist Job in Nigeria

 Vixa Pharmaceutical Company Limited a well-established Nigerian Pharmaceutical Company. Vixa Pharmaceutical Company Limited has come of age with an imposing record of more than 10 years of meeting the needs in healthcare through a range of globally sourced, Best-In-Class-Drugs. Vixa Pharmaceutical Company Limited was incorporated in 1998 with the sole aim of manufacturing and marketing Pharmaceutical products.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Production Pharmacist

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Role

  • Responsible for production activities, starting from incoming materials to outgoing Finished goods

Job Description

  • Involvement with pilot scale trials of products under development.
  • Ensure proper operation, cleaning and maintenance of production equipment and to report any malfunctioning to the appropriate department.
  • Ensure strict compliance with production plans and generating daily production reports including variances.
  • To monitor production operations and records in accordance with Master formula from the start of production till completion
  • Ensure all processes are done in strict compliance to current Good Manufacturing Practices.
  • Validation of production processes, preparation and preparation of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
  • To ensure manufacturing and packaging operations are carried out as per SOPs.
  • To ensure that the appropriate Qualifications and calibrations of Production equipment are performed as per SOP and the reports are generated.
  • Ensure appropriate inventory in conjunction with the store officer to ensure timely supply of materials needed for production.
  • Share responsibility with the maintenance team in ensuring that all production equipment is standardized and certified.
  • Liaising with all maintenance/engineering and quality departments to ensure smooth production.
  • In conjunction with QC/QA, Engineering and other applicable departments, carry out deviation investigation of processes and procedures related to manufacturing and packaging operations.
  • Oversee production operations in conjunction with other Sectional heads and Supervisors to ensure compliance with cGMP.
  • Participate in New Project in terms of product development and re-formulation being carried out to suit local market environment in line with cGMP guidelines.


  • Proven experience as a pharmacist
  • Thorough understanding of dosage administration and measurement, chemical compounds, medical brands etc
  • Outstanding knowledge of MS Office and pharmacy information system
  • Good organizing skills
  • Excellent communication skills with a customer oriented approach

Application Closing Date
11st April, 2024.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV and Cover Letter to: using the position applied for as the subject of the email.

Note: Only Shortlisted candidate will be reached.