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Human Health Exposure/Risk Assessment Expert

Lancashire, Lancashire, United Kingdom, £30,000 - £40,000 , Permanent

Posted: 17 hours ago

Description:

We are currently supporting a leading international provider of scientific and technical services, regulatory advice, sustainability services and training to industry in the fields of chemicals management and risk assessment. They provide registration/notification services and global regulatory compliance and chemicals management support for many clients in various market sectors around the globe. Their headquarters are in the UK, with offices in North America and Europe and have representation in Asia Pacific, Eurasia and South America.

Due to continuing growth, the organisation are seeking a Human Health Exposure/Risk Assessment Expert to support their expanding business on REACH, Biocides and Food and Health Care products. The successful candidate will provide expert advice on human health exposure and risk to internal and external experts, and collaborating with partners and CROs, to support companies to comply with regulatory requirements.

The role involves extensive interaction with human health experts and chemists, as well as supporting the growth and expansion of the group's assessment services on REACH, Biocides, Cosmetic, Med Devices and Food Contact Regulations.

this role can be based remotely in the UK/Germany/Canada.

Role and Responsibilities:

* Perform human health safety assessments of substances and products under REACH, BPR and Cosmetic Regulations via application of a range of different simulation exposure models

* Responsible for quantitative exposure and risk assessments by applying human health models (Stoffenmanager, Riskofderm, ART) and platforms (i.e. CHESAR) for the simulation of human exposure and risk

* Review and interpret toxicity information, regulatory guidance documents, and associated regulations

* Advocates technical positions on behalf of the client

* Prepare final chemical safety reports summarizing risk assessment procedures and results under various regulations, with a focus on REACH, BPR and Cosmetic Regulations

* Interacts with various interdisciplinary groups within the company to direct and develop report deliverables

* Attend and deliver seminars, workshops, training courses, and professional association meetings to maintain up-to-date knowledge of regulatory toxicology requirements and risk assessment paradigms, especially related to organisms

* Communicate and cooperate with clients and relevant authorities

Profile and Qualifications:

Essential

* Must have MSc/PharmD or PhD in Biology, Health Science or significant experience in the assessment of toxicology hazard risk assessment of chemicals

* Knowledge of CHESAR and other risk assessment/exposure models

* Knowledge of Regulatory Toxicology with a special emphasis on hazard, exposure and risk assessment

* Working experience in Regulatory Consultancy of at least 2-3 years

* Working knowledge on hazard classification (CLP or GHS) and REACH

* Working knowledge of EU Biocidal Product Regulation, Cosmetic Regulations, Medical Devices or Food Contact Regulation

* Strongly motivated, self-starter with excellent communication skills and ability to work as part of a global team

Desirable:

* Knowledge of IUCLID

* Strong written and oral communication skills that allow the dissemination of complex technical issues in a clear, concise manner to a variety of scientific and non-scientific audiences

* Track record of line management experience

* Working knowledge of Endocrine Disruptor criteria for suspected endocrine disruptors such as Bisphenol A

Benefits:

* Flexible working hours

* Childcare vouchers

* Pension Scheme

* Ability to buy additional leave

* Opportunity to travel and work at other group locations

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Job Details

1184088345
Lancashire, Lancashire, United Kingdom
Permanent
£30,000 - £40,000