Director of Pharmacy

    April 4, 2022
    Charlotte, North Carolina
    Job Type
    North Carolina


    Our client, a large busy hospital located about an hour from Charlotte, NC, has a need for Pharmacy Director to join their team.  Hospital Pharmacy leadership experience required.

    Job Summary

    The Director of Pharmacy Services oversees all pharmacy operations including planning, organizing, controlling, and supervising activities in accordance with hospital policies and procedures, standards of practice of the pharmacy profession, and state and federal regulations. The Director of Pharmacy is accountable for the strategic direction and financial and clinical outcomes of the department.


    Essential Functions

    • Evaluates operations of the pharmacy department utilizing the principles of continuous process improvement. Develops and implements action plans to address variances and improve efficiency
    • Ensures patient safety, adhering to policies, procedures, and standards, within budgetary specifications, including time management, supply management, productivity, and accuracy of practice
    • Identifies staffing needs. Selects, trains, mentors, evaluates and counsels staff as appropriate.
    • Communicates with staff and promotes staff ownership in problem solving and participation in operational decision-making.
    • Controls and reduces costs, forecasts operational needs, and reviews expenditures to ensure budget limits are not exceeded
    • Remains visible and accessible to physicians, seeking input and feedback on services, medical staff bylaws, and policy/procedure changes
    • Stays up-to-date on new developments in healthcare, incorporating innovative systems of delivery while complying with all regulatory and licensing agencies
    • Participates on hospital committees as assigned


    Benefits - Wide range of benefits options!

    • You choose your own Medical, Dental, and Vision plans from a variety of competitive options that give you the coverage that best fits your needs.
    • HSA
    • 401(K) retirement plan contributions
    • Generous Paid Time Off
    • Accident & Critical Illness Insurance
    • Prescription Assistance with OptumRx
    • Income protection programs for the entire family such as life insurance, Short/Long-term Disability, and Identity Theft.
    • Employee Assistance program at no cost to you to provide emotional, legal, financial, and daily life support for your entire household. Services are available 24 hrs. a day, 7 days a week.
    • Free travel and entertainment discount program to ensure you enjoy your time away from work.
    • Vitality Employee Wellness Plan allows you to take up to 30% off of your bi-weekly health insurance premiums. You also accrue points which allows you to buy merchandise or gift cards at no cost to you.



    Minimum Education

    • Bachelor's Degree in Pharmacy (BS or PharmD)
    • Master's Degree in related field preferred


    • Current and valid North Carolina Board of Pharmacy license or eligibility for licensure in the state of North Carolina

    Minimum Work Experience

    • 2+ years’ experience in a lead or supervisory role in a pharmacy; hospital experience required.


    An “All- America City” and recognized as a “Most Livable Place to Live,” this area is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and boasts a long history of craftsmanship, being renowned as one of the top producing furniture communities in the nation. The region is dotted with quaint downtowns that boast shopping, dining and recreation options, as well as a growing number of vineyards. Schools are well regarded and educational opportunities include Lenoir-Rhyne University in Hickory, with Appalachian State University and Wake Forest University nearby. The local arts scene is supported by organizations like their Museum of Art, the Western Piedmont Symphony and the Choral Society, and millions are being invested to create greenspaces – including a Riverwalk – for residents and visitors alike to enjoy. This vibrant region near the mountains offers close proximity to a number of cities in North Carolina, and a wealth of recreational opportunities. The temperate climate makes outdoor recreational destinations like Lake Hickory and the Blue Ridge Mountains a joy.


    Salary range is $114-177K.


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