Welcome to Mkn Recruitment

Mkn Recruitment providing expert employment solutions in health care for over 6 years.

Since 2009 Mkn Recruitment (Pty Ltd) has provided qualified health care personnel for all clinical and management positions. We recruit all disciplines for all settings throughout South Africa

Pharmacy Personnel, Nurses, Therapists, Laboratory Personnel, Mid-level Providers and Physicians.

We guarantee you will consistently obtain great results. Every placement we make comes with a 6 Month pro-rated warranty, and payment options available.

Services include:
Direct Hire Employment (Agency)

Temp to Retained/Permanent Hire

Mkn Recruitment have been operating as a Medical recruitment agent for the past six years, we have built up an extensive database of registered Pharmacist, Pharmacist Assistants, Learner basic Pharmacist Assistants, Microbiologists, Doctors, Nurses, and Engineers (Medical sector). We specialize in the medical sector, thus Mkn Recruitment have managed to place themselves on the preferred supplier list with your top Pharmaceutical companies, Private Hospitals, and Retail Pharmacy groups around South Africa, we also deal with Pharmacies in Namibia. We dedicate ourselves in sourcing our clients the perfect candidate for their investment. We listen carefully and find you roles that match your requirements as closely as possible.

We always have an extensive range of current jobs but we can also proactively find tailor-made opportunities that suit your needs, giving you access to roles that may not yet be in the open market.

We follow industry best practice by only putting you forward for roles in which you are genuinely interested.

We always keep you informed of where your details have been sent.

Mkn Recruitment is proud to be defined by where we have been, who we have helped, and how we have earned our national reputation for uncompromising service. Our recruitment techniques, and around the clock support provide Mkn recruitment with a distinct advantage in the healthcare industry. From recruitment to replacement, Mkn realizes that the key to quality is in the details.

We at Mkn Recruitment offer a recruitment service around South Africa to all Pharmacies, Hospitals, and Industry sectors.  You our client will receive a 6 month guarantee on your investment, should the candidate walk out, or be dismissed within the first six months of employment. (Terms and conditions apply)

Our current database consists of Registered Pharmacists, Microbiologists, Nurses, Engineers, Doctors, skilled factory staff.

Contact Details:

Mkn Recruitment
Port Elizabeth South Africa
Offices Tel. +27 (0) 41 367 3638Header3.jpg
Cell +27 (0) 73 1154 709
Fax. 086 571 6726

Email. choltz@mknrecruitment.co.za
Website: www.mknrecruitment.co.za

Regulatory Pharmacist Needed in Sandton (Woodmead) R45 000p/m

Pharmaceutical International company based in Sandton Johannesburg is urgently seeking to employ a Regulatory Pharmacist with also some QA experience. the position is very urgent and we need someone to start ASAP.

My client offer R45 000 p/m with Medical aid, pension fund and a 13th cheque bonus end of year. Normal office hours.

We need only Pharmacist to apply with at least 3 years experience in Regulatory Affairs, if you dont have RA background you will not be considered as you will need to compile Dossiers and work independently.

Please see spec below:

To submit new product applications to the MCC in South Africa and other SADC countries, according to Marketing needs.
•Maintain necessary regulatory-associated licences and obligations with national agencies in order to allow the company to conduct its business.
•Response to P&A and clinical recommendations
•Compile the required regulatory documentation in compliance with requirements, within the allocated timelines, ensuring quality and compliance of documentation for submission of post-registration amendments.
•To ensure that necessary updates and amendments are made to the Registration Dossier according to current guidelines and requirements.
•Ensure that documentation to support all post-registration amendments is available and that the required status / tracking documents are up to date.
•Respond to Regulatory Authority resolutions by researching and collating data to expedite approval.
•Manage amendments’ due dates effectively.
•Complete all administrative functions in order to support and accurately reflect the current status of the product details within the dossier. Update and maintain all appropriate tracking documents as required to ensure accuracy and currency.
•Ensure that all regulatory documentation is updated and that the required superseding takes place so that an accurate reflection of the current status of the product is always maintained
•To ensure that all master documentation complies with the registration dossier and is current.
•To ensure that with new products, the first two production batches are placed on stability for at least two years, and that results are forwarded to the MCC, on-going.
•To ensure that SOP’s are regularly revised and updated, and correctly authorized.
•To ensure that regular reconciliations are performed on packaging components.
•Review and approve printed packaging components and promotional material.

Contact Details:

Mkn Recruitment
Port Elizabeth South Africa
Offices Tel. +27 (0) 41 367 3638Header3.jpg
Cell +27 (0) 73 1154 709
Fax. 086 571 6726

Email. choltz@mknrecruitment.co.za
Website: www.mknrecruitment.co.za

Quality Assurance Responsible Pharmacist needed in Cape Town (Woodstock / Sea point)


General Duties and Responsibilities as set out for the Responsible Pharmacist by the South African Pharmacy council:

  1. ensure that he or she in fact continuously supervises the pharmacy in which he or she has been appointed;
  2. have appropriate qualifications and experience in the services being rendered by such pharmacy;
  3. ensure that persons employed in such pharmacy and who provide services forming part of the scope of practice of a pharmacist are appropriately registered with Council;
  4. notify Council immediately upon receiving knowledge that his/her services as responsible pharmacist have been or will be terminated;
  5. take corrective measures in respect of deficiencies with regard to inspection reports of Council or in terms of the Medicines Act; and
  6. in addition to the general responsibilities also:
    • ensure that unauthorised persons could not by lawful means obtain access to medicines or scheduled substances or the pharmacy premises outside of normal trading hours;
    • establish policies and procedures for the employees of the pharmacy with regard to the acts performed and services provided in the pharmacy;
    • ensure the safe and effective storage and keeping of medicine or scheduled substances in the pharmacy under his or her direct personal supervision; and
    • ensure correct and effective record keeping of the purchase, sale, possession, storage, safekeeping and return of medicines or scheduled substances.

Specific Duties include, but are not limited to:

  1. GMP and QA
    1. Ensure site wide compliance to GMP and QA at all times
    2. Responsible for all communication with the relevant regulatory authorities.
    3. Overall responsibility and management of Quality Control Systems such as approved supplier list, printed packaging specifications and proofs relevant to product registrations.
    4. Release batches according to approved and registered documentation. Overall responsibility for Finished Product Release Control (FPRC) and Finished Product Release Responsibility (FPRR). Handle deviations.
    5. Compile SOP’s for all relevant and required warehousing processes as well as GMP, Maintain and update SOP’s as and when required,
    6. Ensure that the manufacture of medicines by third parties complies with the requirements of the registration dossier
    7. Co-ordinate process improvements.
    8. Manage change control process
    9. Overall responsibility and management of the Stability Programme.
    10. Ensure all agreements with third party manufactures, packers, printers and other service providers are developed , maintained and filed as per SOPs
  1. Responsible for GMP/Quality Audits
    1. Conduct regular audits of manufacturing plants in terms of registered dossiers
    2. Compile comprehensive report containing all relevant and required information timeously
    3. Conduct in-house audits
  1. Import and Export
    1. Control and management of import permits
    2. Compile all relevant applications and motivations for   import and export permits to MCC according to requirements
    3. Submit applications to MCC timeously
    4. Follow-up with MCC regularly on progress
  1. Liaise with distributor on all product related issues
  1. Staff Management and Training
    1. Train all staff regularly on all SOP’s, GMP and products
    2. Manage, supervise and review the duties, actions and performance of subordinates and assistant staff
  1. Complaints
    1. Handle quality and product complaints
    2. Provide internal customer support for quality related issues
  2. Responsible for pharmacovigilence
    1. Record all adverse events as per SOP
    2. Process, manage, record and where necessary report to the NADEMC as per MCC guidelines
  1. Regulatory
    1. Responsible for providing all necessary information to regulatory/consultant pharmacists
    2. Ensure that assistant staff/subordinates comply with all relevant regulatory  requirements


  • Knowledge of the Regulatory Framework of the MCC
  • Innovation and creativity in problem solving
  • Strong customer focus
  • Strong interpersonal and negotiation skills
  • Mature staff management style
  • Counselling and disciplinary skills
  • Ability to analyse and draw conclusions
  • Project Management Skills
  • Good Communication skills (business and personal): Oral and Written
  • Team Player
  • Resilience and diplomacy
  • Ability to work in a cross-functional setting
  • Attention to detail & accuracy
  • Computer literacy


  • BSc Pharm or equivalent qualification
  • Registered as a Pharmacist in SA at the SAPC (South African Pharmacy Council)

5 years’ experience in Pharmaceutical Industry

Contact Details:

Mkn Recruitment
Port Elizabeth South Africa
Offices Tel. +27 (0) 41 367 3638Header3.jpg
Cell +27 (0) 73 1154 709
Fax. 086 571 6726

Email. choltz@mknrecruitment.co.za
Website: www.mknrecruitment.co.za