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CD Room Clerk

Innomar Strategies

Innomar Strategies

Coatbridge, UK · Scotland, PA, USA · Coatbridge, UK
Posted on Friday, April 5, 2024

Our team members are at the heart of everything we do. At Cencora, we are united in our responsibility to create healthier futures, and every person here is essential to us being able to deliver on that purpose. If you want to make a difference at the center of health, come join our innovative company and help us improve the lives of people and animals everywhere. Apply today!

What you will be doing

Job Description

Job Title - CD Room Clerk

Location - Coatbridge ML5

Working Hours - 35

Monday to Friday 16:00 to 22:00

Sunday 09:00 till 14:00

Rate - £12.56 per hour

Did you know that Alliance Healthcare delivers to over 17,000 pharmacies, doctors, hospitals and health centres twice a day from across the UK?

Are you an enthusiastic and motivated team worker looking for the next step or a change in your career? Are you looking for a challenging and rewarding role? If so we might have just what you are looking for!

Job Purpose:

Whilst on duty in the CD Room it is the responsibility of the CD Operative to ensure that CD procedures are observed at all times.

All staff are expected to understand the principles of Good Distribution Practice of Medicinal Products for Human Use (2013/C 68/01) which is reflected in our SOP – REF Chapter 1 AHDL GDP 1.1. It will be a requirement for all staff to be trained in this SOP and have an annual refresher. All other GDP training will be job specific and as per your personal training matrix.

Key Accountabilities

  • The security of the CD room and its keys.
  • The accuracy of assembling, checking and packing all orders.
  • The maintenance of assembling, checking and packing all orders.
  • The immediate reporting of discrepancies or other problems as they arise.
  • The supervision of all visitors to the CD room.
  • A stock check must be completed before and after each assembly period.
  • Ensuring all weekly, monthly and quarterly reports are produced according to Home Office requirements.
  • All housekeeping procedures are maintained.
  • Responsible for ensuring all file information, on disk, is secure in fire proof safe at all times.


  • Building Customer Loyalty – Effectively meeting customer needs; building productive customer relationships; taking responsibility for customer satisfaction and loyalty.
  • Communication – Clearly conveying information and ideas through a variety of media to individuals or groups in a manner that engages the audience and helps them understand and retain the message.
  • Contributing to Team Success – Actively participating as a member of a team to move the team toward the completion of goals.
  • Initiating Action – Taking prompt action to accomplish objectives; taking action to achieve goals beyond what is required; being proactive.
  • Safety Awareness – Being aware of conditions that effect employee safety.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:


High Visual Accuracy

Good verbal communication skills

Basic written communication skills

Basic numeracy

Customer care


Any previous experience of working in a warehouse environment would be highly desirable


It should be noted that manual handling tasks such as lifting and bending are “essential requirements” of this role.

Whilst Alliance Healthcare is committed to developing positive policies to promote equal opportunities in employment, we have a duty of care to ensure we do not instigate or worsen any conditions that would prevent the employee from carrying out manual handling duties.

On that basis, for this role we cannot make “reasonable adjustments” for any applicant who is unable to carry out such duties. If you are unsure as to whether this applies to your application, you must detail on your application form and discuss at interview any information you feel may be relevant.

Existing employees should keep their line manager informed of any changes that may affect their ability to carry out such duties.


In addition to your salary, we can offer the following benefits through working for us:

  • Service based holidays
  • Full uniform and PPE provided
  • Contributory pension scheme after 3 months service
  • Career development opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Perks at Work with discounts at various retailers
  • Access to mental health first aiders at work


What your background should look like

Alliance Healthcare is a leading distributor and wholesaler of pharmaceutical, medical and healthcare products, serving over 16,200 pharmacies, hospitals and dispensing doctors throughout the UK. Founded as UniChem in 1938, we have a vast amount of history and experience in this sector.

At Alliance Healthcare UK, our vision is to create a diverse and inclusive culture where we value all team members, enabling greater collaboration and innovation and inspiring us to help people across the UK lead healthier and happier lives.

What Cencora offers

All team members globally are provided with basic life insurance, personal accident insurance, business travel accident insurance, and EAP resources at no cost. Additional country-specific benefits such as healthcare, sick leave, death and disability, retirement, as well as perks and allowances may be provided. Details of programs vary by location.


Full time

Affiliated Companies

Affiliated Companies: Alliance Healthcare Management Services Limited

Equal Employment Opportunity

Cencora is committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or membership in any other class protected by federal, state or local law.

The company’s continued success depends on the full and effective utilization of qualified individuals. Therefore, harassment is prohibited and all matters related to recruiting, training, compensation, benefits, promotions and transfers comply with equal opportunity principles and are non-discriminatory.

Cencora is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities during the employment process which are consistent with legal requirements. If you wish to request an accommodation while seeking employment, please call 888.692.2272 or email We will make accommodation determinations on a request-by-request basis. Messages and emails regarding anything other than accommodations requests will not be returned