We at Lower Mainland Pharmacy Services (LMPS) have a dynamic leadership opportunity for a Director of Lower Mainland Pharmacy Services . You will provide leadership and strategic direction in the planning, design, implementation and delivery of efficient and effective pharmacy services, initiatives and strategies. You will play a key strategic role as you develop strategic and operational plans and work with other Pharmacy Directors and a network of sites and/or service areas on program delivery in order to implement changes within the context of directional plans and strategic imperatives.
Build on your education and career experience as you:
Direct and oversee the operations of pharmacy services and designated programs by developing and recommending long and short term fiscal plans, including resource allocation/reallocation for existing and new program and/or services
Develop, plan and oversee designated pharmacy service programs across the Organization to ensure the coordination and integration of services to achieve the operational and strategic objectives of the LMPS, in accordance with the goals, policy and vision of the Organization
Develop and implement annual capital and operating budgets for the designated portfolio including budget preparation, authorization control and reporting of expenditures, ensuring the efficient utilization of financial resources
Participate in the development and implementation of the departmental goals and objectives, policies and procedures and strategies for LMPS, in collaboration with members of the Pharmacy Leadership Team
Ensure the delivery of effective and efficient services including utilization of resources to support the goals and objectives of the LMPS and promote integrated regional and lower mainland services and quality care delivery.
Our team delivers integrated pharmaceutical care, services and programs across the following organizations:
Fraser Health (FH)
Providence Health Care (PHC)
Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA)
Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)
We provide service to our patient population in 10 functional portfolio groupings across the four organizations covering the Metro Vancouver area. These areas include the following:
Community Based Pharmacy Programs,
Professional Practice and Education Programs,
Medication Safety, Information Systems and Technology,
Medication Use Management, Business Support, Pharmaceutical Purchasing,
Drug Distribution Systems.
Are you motivated to join our team? We will be looking for you to have the following:
Current registration as a Pharmacist with the College of Pharmacists of British Columbia
Active membership with the Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists.
Master's degree in Pharmacy, Business Administration, Health Administration and/or related discipline
10 to 15 years' recent related progressively responsible management and leadership experience in a unionized acute health care setting including experience in managing clinical and/or drug distribution pharmacy services in a large complex, multi-site organization.
This Regular Full Time opportunity is based at our Support Services Facility in Langley, B.C.
If this sounds like the ideal role for you, here are more reasons we believe you should apply:
A career that offers you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are exceptional in their respective fields.
We offer a competitive compensation and benefit package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage.
Fraser Health is one of Canada's largest and fastest growing health authorities. With over 25,000 employees, 2,500 physicians and nearly 6,500 volunteers, we serve more than 1.6 million people - over one third of the entire population in British Columbia.
Are you ready to take the next step in your career? Apply today so we can continue the conversation and make a difference in the communities we serve. We value diversity in the work force and aim to maintain an environment of Respect, Caring & Trust.
One Team, Best Pharmacy Care, Better Lives.