Production Pharmacist at Orfema Pharmaceutical Industry Limited

Posted on: Wed 07-02-2024

Orfema Pharmaceutical Industry Limited offers a wide range of healthcare and Pharmaceutical products. We import and market pharmaceutical Raw materials to other manufacturers of medicine in Nigeria and beyond. We import and market finished pharmaceutical medicines in Nigeria.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Production Pharmacist

Location: Agege, Lagos

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • You will ensure that all production activities are carried out by the laid down principles of the current cGMP.
  • You will ensure that the factory is consistently made available for the execution of periodic fumigation exercises (i.e. Pesticide, rodenticide, and microbial fumigation).
  • You will liaise with the Superintendent Pharmacist and MD for collating products requested by the Sales/Marketing department to prepare an effective production plan for the department.
  • You will ensure that all necessary inputs towards the actualization of this production plan are adequately put in place based on the outcome of the weekly production planning meeting every Thursday.
  • You will make sure that the Production Supervisor carries out all assigned duties as spelled out in his job schedule.
  • You will ensure that Maintenance Personnel in charge of the factory puts all Machinery/equipment in good working condition, at all times.
  • You will ensure proper documentation of all products manufactured by the company and agree with the principles of current cGMP throughout the whole production process.
  • You will research the development and formulation of new products for the company as the need arises from time to time.
  • You will also ensure that valuable production time is not wasted in the course of carrying out various production activities.
  • You will ensure that all necessary arrangements are put in place to safeguard the health of all factory personnel by making them undergo periodic routine medical tests (every 6 months).
  • You will ensure that only APPROVED raw and packaging materials are utilized in the production of the various products of the company.
  • You will make sure that all weighing balance/scales are calibrated before use; and record kept.
  • You must be present to confirm all weighing of raw material according to the batch formulation.
  • You will conduct regulatory inspections/visitors around the factory by ensuring full compliance with the principles of cGMP.
  • You will establish and ensure the functionality of the first aid box in the factory.
  • You will prepare a monthly production report to the Superintendent Pharmacist.
  • You will project the annual production requirement of raw and packaging material for presentation to the Superintendent Pharmacist.
  • You will carry out other related jobs as may be assigned by the Superintendent Pharmacist and or Management.


Candidates should possess B.Sc Degrees with 2+ years of relevant work experience.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CVs to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

Note: We prefer applicants living around Fagba, Iju Ishaga, Berger, Ogba, Agege, Oko-Oba, Abule Egba.