APC Vacancy for Regulatory Ecotoxicologist

Regulatory Ecotoxicologist

Can be based out of APC Offices in Czech Republic, France, Poland or UK.

APC (www.apc.eu.com) is an independent consultancy offering support to international companies wishing to develop and/or register pesticides, biocides and other chemical products in Europe.  In addition to a strong core team, APC has a very active, large network of consultants, together providing a complete service to the plant protection and chemical industries.

Working on a range of ecotoxicology projects.  Possible dual reporting role to APC local country manager, and the APC ecotoxicology line manager.

Main responsibilities include:
• Provide regulatory support to clients on projects in relation to ecotoxicology studies and the drafting of submission documentation including environmental risk assessment.
• Provide support to internal staff on ecotoxicology projects, including advising the ecotoxicology manager on ecotoxicology resource and ability to meet deadlines.
• Monitor sub-contracted studies on behalf of clients for inclusion into dossiers for subsequent submission.

The successful candidate will have a sound knowledge of ecotoxicology and environmental risk assessment procedures as well as:
• BSc degree (or equivalent) in relevant scientific discipline
• A minimum of 5 years professional experience in ecotoxicology (eg from Government, Industry, CRO or Consultancy)
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills in both English and local languages
• Ability to interpret data from studies in order to make appropriate scientific and regulatory conclusions
• Team player with good decision making skills, keen to work in an international business environment
• Knowledge of the EU regulatory procedures for pesticides

EU citizenship required.  Attractive salary and benefits.

To apply for this position please send CV and covering letter to:  Julie Wood