We are looking for an experienced agrochemical regulatory ecotoxicologist to work as a technical specialist in a multi-disciplinary registrations team. The role will require a high level of understanding of regulatory requirements and risk assessment strategy for products and active substances in accordance with EU requirements.
The role will involve supporting agrochemical and biocide large registration projects; you will provide ecotoxicology expertise but also be required to build up an appreciation of other dossier sections. You will specifically take responsibility for data gap analysis, reviewing and critically assessing reports, developing testing strategies, study monitoring, data interpretation and compiling position papers and literature reviews. You will also prepare technical rebuttals, liaise with regulatory authorities and provide expert advice on the most appropriate actions to ensure successful registration.
Suitable candidate must have a proven track record in ecotoxicology and risk assessment - ideally in the agrochemical or biocide area; you must be comfortable working in a team of like-minded experts and be committed to continuous professional development. The role allows remote working so you must be self-disciplined and able to work autonomously.
Key Skills: Regulatory ecotoxicology, ecotoxicologist, ecotoxicity, terrestrial ecotoxicology, avian toxicology, mammals, non-target arthropods, NTAs, honey bees, soil organisms, aquatic, environmental toxicology, regulatory affairs, reg affairs, registrations, risk assessment, higher tier assessment, data review, study monitoring, testing strategy, dossier compilation.
VRS Regulatory is the Regulatory Affairs and Risk Assessment division of specialist scientific recruiter VRS. We focus on recruitment in Regulatory Affairs, Registrations, REACH, CLP, SDS Authoring, Product Safety, Compliance, Risk Assessment, Regulatory Toxicology, Regulatory Ecotoxicology and Environmental Fate in the chemicals, agrochemicals and biocides sectors.