Job ref: CST/57571

Programme Manager – Toxicology

Programme Manager-Toxicology
Chemical Safety Research
Based in Brussels

Job ref: CST/57571

Salary/Benefits: Commensurate with experience

The Company:

Our client is dedicated to promoting a thriving chemical industry that is broadly recognised to: provide sustainable, safe and resource efficient solutions; foster prosperity, growth and investments in Europe; provide safe and resource efficient solutions to meet the challenges for future generations.

The role

Reporting to the Executive Director, you will work with industry and external scientists and stakeholders for designing, leading and implementing chemical safety research projects to improve the assessment of the impact of chemicals on human health and on the environment. You will also be responsible for the communication of the programme and its results, both internally and externally. The generated knowledge will be instrumental in delivering input to the Chemical Strategy for Sustainability.

The Person:

⦁ A Ph.D. academic degree in science (chemistry/biology/toxicology or ideally a combination of these) and a proven track-record in research activities, including publications.
⦁ Strong background in toxicology and/or ecotoxicology is essential.
⦁ Experience in R&D management preferably within industry, alternatively in trade associations and/or research institutions (academia or contract research organizations).
⦁ Ability to prioritise projects and leverage research results in the context of the evolving regulatory/policy environment at the science/policy interface is essential.
⦁ Proven project/program management skills, including planning and budgeting.
⦁ Self-motivated, well organised, good communicator and team player.
⦁ Full professional proficiency in English (written/oral) in scientific and business context

To apply please contact Conrad Taylor

Listgrove is more than a global recruitment partner to its clients in the plastics, packaging, recycling and chemical industries. For over 45 years, we have supported companies with professional advice and successful HR solutions. All assignments are tailored to the client’s needs and delivered by expert consultants.

Why select Listgrove?
⦁ Established in 1975
⦁ Recruited in 68 countries
⦁ Recognised International brand
⦁ Exhibited around the world; in Russia, China, India, USA, Middle East, North Africa and extensively throughout Europe
⦁ Global network of candidates and talent data
⦁ Search projects completed across all functions and at all levels of seniority
⦁ Access to a network of offices across the world

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For EU roles, candidates must be eligible to work and live in the European Union. Proof of eligibility will be required with your application.

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