Lead Toxicologist

Recruiter
Ginger Recruitment
Location
Speke, Liverpool
Salary
£80000 - £90000/annum
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Lead Toxicologist
c£80,000 - £90,000
Liverpool

Ginger Recruitment are pleased to have formed a partnership with an industry leading company based in Liverpool, who have a requirement for a Lead Toxicologist to join their progressive team.

This role will see you take responsibility and act as Head of Toxicology for the Consultancy & Compliance area of the business. To oversee and coordinate the daily regulatory priorities and activities in relation to toxicological services, including the company’s database, CLP requirements and product assessments. To work in close collaboration with Lead Project Manager and the Commercial team to scope, secure and deliver contracts for Regulatory Services, providing insight, knowledge and subject matter expertise.

What will this role involve?
• Ensuring all new business initiatives are reviewed and supported through the appropriate toxicological and regulatory requirements
• To support the operational Head of Consultancy and Compliance in the day-to-day functioning of the department and to act as the lead toxicological expert in order to ensure the continued smooth functioning of the department and continued delivery against objectives and client requirements.
• Contribute to new product development by identifying opportunities from a regulatory toxicological perspective and providing expert input to existing and developing projects.
• To obtain a clear understanding of the expectations of the regulatory and public health communities in terms of the associated issues they are concerned with relating to the introduction of nicotine products and use this understanding to influence Nerudia’s regulatory strategy.
• Keeping abreast of the regulatory landscape and changes to regulations, in order to provide internal subject matter expertise.
• Maintain the highest quality of operational standards and integrity in order to maintain and enhance the company’s commercial reputation.
• Overall responsibility for delivery of toxicological service contracts.
• Engagement with competent authorities, opinion leaders and relevant industry bodies, serving the interests of our business strategy and our clients.
• Review and provide guidance on company policy and practice in the light of regulatory changes
• Leveraging experience and knowledge to develop the skills and knowledge of the regulatory team.
• Assimilating data and disseminating relevant information in appropriate detail and complexity.

What do you need to demonstrate?
• A qualified toxicologist and recognised expert with an already established network of senior public health, scientific and regulatory stakeholders & influencers.
• An appropriate scientific qualification (first degree plus postgrad)
• Sufficient gravitas and knowledge to represent the company amongst the world’s leading scientists, regulators and public health professionals

This is a perfect opportunity for an experienced Toxicologist who wants to the take the next step in their career and join an exciting, forward-thinking company.

Ginger Recruitment is an independent North West recruitment consultancy, based in Ribchester. Servicing businesses across the Ribble Valley and Lancashire areas, we aim to build long-term relationships with clients and candidates to help find the right person for the vacancy. So, if it’s the next step on the career ladder or a complete career change, Ginger Recruitment can help. We recruit for a variety of businesses across the UK in a variety of sectors, so if you are looking for a new position then give us a call for an informal chat. One of our experienced REC qualified recruitment team can advise you on our current vacancies as well as any other recruitment enquiries you may have.

Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications we receive per vacancy, we are unable to respond to every candidate personally and so if you have not heard back from us within 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful