Vacancy: Pharmacy Intern (Retail) at Mopheth Nigeria Limited

Mopheth Nigeria Limited is a reputable organization charged with the goal of meeting the diverse needs of its growing customers from all walks of life. We began as a community Pharmacy in the year 1997, and through the years we have maintained our standard of being a renowned name in the pharmaceutical industry in Nigeria, however, with respect to our vision consumables, cosmetics, and skin care products, safe water production, grocery essentials, and a variety of baked goods. In addition, our 24-hour availability onsite and online in all our branches has equally ensured our clients can rely on us for immediate service at any hour of the day.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

  • Job Title: Pharmacy Intern (Retail)
  • Location: Festac, Lagos
  • Employment Type: Full-time
  • Job Type: Internship

Job Summary:

  • As a Pharmacy Intern in our retail pharmacy store, you will have the opportunity to gain valuable hands-on experience in a dynamic healthcare environment. Under the supervision of licensed pharmacists, you will assist with various pharmacy operations, patient care, and customer service. This internship provides a unique chance to apply your pharmaceutical knowledge in real-world scenarios and develop your skills for a rewarding career in pharmacy.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Medication Dispensing: Assist in the accurate and safe dispensing of prescription medications, including counting, labeling, and packaging.
  • Patient Consultations: Interact with patients, addressing inquiries, and providing medication counseling on proper usage, side effects, and precautions.
  • Prescription Verification: Assist in verifying and processing prescription orders, ensuring accuracy and compliance with pharmaceutical regulations.
  • Inventory Management: Help manage pharmacy inventory, including restocking shelves, monitoring expiration dates, and maintaining proper storage conditions.
  • Customer Service: Provide excellent customer service by answering phone calls, assisting walk-in customers, and addressing their needs and concerns.
  • Pharmacy Documentation: Maintain accurate records and documentation of prescription orders, patient profiles, and inventory levels.
  • Health and Safety: Adhere to all pharmacy regulations and safety standards to ensure the well-being of patients and staff.
  • Medication Compounding: Under pharmacist supervision, assist with compounding specialized medications as required.
  • Learning and Development: Actively participate in training sessions and educational opportunities to enhance pharmaceutical knowledge and skills.


  • Pursuing a Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm.) or Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) degree from an accredited pharmacy school.
  • Possession of a valid and current license to practice as a pharmacy intern, as required by local regulations.
  • Strong interest in pursuing a career in retail pharmacy.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy in handling medications and documentation.
  • Customer-focused attitude with a commitment to providing outstanding service.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team-oriented environment.
  • Willingness to learn and take direction from licensed pharmacists.

Additional Requirements:

  • Completion of a pharmacy internship program may be required, depending on local regulations.
  • Familiarity with pharmacy software and technology is an advantage.

Company Benefits:

  • Hands-on experience in a retail pharmacy setting.
  • Mentorship from experienced pharmacists.
  • Exposure to a wide range of pharmaceutical products and patient interactions.
  • Potential for future career opportunities within the organization.
  • Stipend or compensation for the internship.

Method of Application:

Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications to: using “Pharmacy Intern (Retail)” as the subject of the email.


Only selected candidates will be contacted.

Application Closing Date:

Not Specified.

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