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  • Posted: Jun 15, 2024
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    Dis-Chem Pharmacies is the leading Pharmaceutical retailer in South-Africa. Established in 1978, Dis-Chem started out as a small pharmacy in Mondeor, South of Johannesburg. Today the group is still privately owned and run by the original founders. Dis-Chem has been rated as the country's best pharmacy chain by Professional Management Review, and has also bee...
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    POS Jnr Functional Specialist - Midrand

    Job Description

    Dis-Chem Pharmacies in Midrand has an opportunity available for a POS Jnr Functional Specialist. To provide functional support to the business as well as project support for the Application Development and Maintenance teams for POS.

    Minimum Requirements


    • Grade 12 – Matric or Senior Certificate
    • Diploma in Information Technology, Computer Science, or other relevant fields
    • Minimum of 1- 2 years relevant experience in POS Solutions


    • SAP Certification
    • POS system Implementation experience with Point-of-Sale databases including SQL and Access

    Job Description:

    POS Project Management:

    • Provide functional Support for POS, Incidents and Problem Management.
    • Define functional specifications according to the business requirements.
    • Identify and specify alternative methods for functions to perform business activities.
    • Perform and document detailed testing.
    • Create training material and providing training to users.
    • Provide QA (quality Assurance) for FSS (Functional System Specifications), SIT (System Integration Testing).
    • Adapt to new application solutions and/ or changes to existing applications for both Business and Functional changes.
    • Participate in the analysis of and test Incidents.

    POS Systems Support:

    • Respond to and assist with any query, related to POS.
    • Maintain good knowledge of advice on and justification of operational policies and effectiveness of current business applications.
    • Participate in the definition of strategies to make effective use of applications.
    • Submit options for improving processes to decision makers at team lead level.
    • Maximise processing efficiency of system functionality.
    • Provide a friendly and efficient knowledgeable service to all Stakeholders

    Stakeholder Partnership:

    • Establish and maintain relationships with all other IT/SAP teams and team members.
    • Establish and maintain a sound relationship with all Dis-Chem stakeholders.
    • Collaborate closely with all other IT/SAP teams and pro-actively seek out, workable and maintainable systems.



    • Knowledge of POS system
    • Finds solutions to potential issues as well as knowing when to escalate the problem and what level to escalate it to.
    • Comprehends fundamental arithmetic’s like addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.
    • Conveys ideas and facts in writing using language the reader will best understand.
    • Builds constructive working relationships characterised by a high level of acceptance,
      cooperation, and mutual respect.
    • Diligently attends to details and pursues quality in accomplishing tasks. Executes
      without negligence or omissions.
    • Maintains confidentiality and meets own commitments. Adheres to organisational
      policies and procedures. Able to be relied on as honest and truthful.
    • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook) POS Systems

    Special conditions of employment:

    • South African
    • MIE, no criminal record, and clear credit rating
    • Driver’s license and own reliable transport 
    • Be able and willing to provide support outside of normal working hours.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Dis-Chem Pharmacies on to apply

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