Christies of Fochabers (Chemists) Ltd – Moray

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Role Information

Contact Name
Gordon Christie


62 High Street,
IV32 7DU

Placement Type

Job Title

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic Pharmacist. £70,000 salary.


We are an independent unopposed community pharmacy owned by a long-established family in Fochabers. The business has been operating since 1816 and has been owned by us since 1963.

The position of full-time Superintendent Pharmacist is offered due to the retiral of the current pharmacist who has been in post for 33 years.


The pharmacy is located in the desirable village of Fochabers, 10 miles east of Elgin on the banks of the River Spey. It has a population of 1,700 however many visitors/tourists are attracted to this area of Moray. The pharmacy benefits from a prominent trading location on the main street that passes through the village and close to the doctor’s surgery. The pharmacy also attracts custom from the surrounding villages outside Fochabers. The average monthly NHS items is 6,700.


The premises also has strong retail sales which consist of newsagents, gifts/cards, stationery, toys, kids clothing and toiletries.


The pharmacist’s responsibilities would be to;

  • Lead by example, maintaining professional standards whilst being approachable and helpful to the team and customers alike
  • Responsible for staff recruitment
  • Maintain sales, services, and profitability in a cost- effective, efficient and safe manner

This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and hard working individual, capable of working on their own with strong leadership skills, willing to meet the challenges of today’s pharmacy.


You are required to have a Pharmacy Degree and GPhC registration.
Email Gordon A Christie;
Salary £70,000 depending on experience.
Accommodation is available for up to 6 months to help with resettlement if required.

Employee Benefits
  • 2 bedroom lodge available for up to 6 months to help with relocation if required
  • Beautiful rural setting in north east Scotland

Positions Available


End Date

Role Details

Pharmacist required. Application closing date 25/05/2023.

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