Job Vacancy:

Senior Specialist Pharmacist (Medicines Formulary)

Position: Part-time day work (45.6 hours per fortnight)
Job Code: 521411
Employer: Department of Health Tasmania, Medication Strategy and Reform
Salary: $104,257.00 to $111,051.00 pro rata, per annum.
Closing application date: 06/10/2019

Job Description


  • Manage and maintain the Tasmanian Electronic Medicines Formulary website.
  • Identify, plan, facilitate and implement, in collaboration with key stakeholders, Formulary related Quality Use of Medicines (QUM) activities that ensure the cost effective and sustainable use of medicines.
  • Collect, review and analyse data pertaining to Formulary applications to facilitate TMAAC Formulary listing decisions. Actively participate as a member of the Tasmanian Medicines Access Advisory Committee.
  • Develop and maintain policy, protocols and guidelines to further enhance the effective use of the Formulary and support medication safety and quality.
  • Develop and implement tailored education and support material for medical, nursing and pharmacy staff on Formulary access, use and improvements, as well as targeted medicine use activities including preferred therapeutic agents.


  • Flexible work / life balance.
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development.

How to Apply

Via this website
Download this position description and apply directly: Further Information:
Contact: Anita Shutt (03) 61661061