Scientist in Agriculture, Chemistry, Biology as Dietary Safety Manager - Crop Protection

We have been an independent service provider for the agrochemical and industrial chemical industry since 1996, with currently over 570 employees at sites in Europe, Asia and the USA. As a leading service provider with an international focus, we offer comprehensive advice on the registration of agrochemicals, biocides, industrial chemicals, veterinary pharmaceuticals, medical devices and biotechnological pharmaceuticals.

Activities and responsibilities

  • Preparation of dossiers in accordance with the Plant Protection Product Directive 1107/2009 for crop residues and analytical methods. This includes dietary risk assessments, MRL calculations and dietary feed burdens for all relevant dossiers (dRR, JMPR, AIR, etc.)
  • Compilation of Import Tolerance dossiers, submission of dossiers and communication with the relevant competent authorities
  • Regulatory support, including the development of registration strategies and preparation of expert statements
  • Support our clients in designing and conducting relevant studies, and report writing
  • Communication and close co-operation with our customers and regulatory bodies
  • Building-up, maintaining and sharing practical knowledge in a growing, strongly team-oriented international working group

Qualification profile

  • University degree in agriculture, chemistry, biology or equivalent; PhD degree would be a benefit
  • At least 2 years professional experience in industry of dietary risk assessment for registration of crop protection products according to European standards
  • Very good interpersonal skills
  • Experience in managing projects
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work in a team
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Excellent language skills in German and English (spoken and written); additional language skills would be an asset


  • You will be working in a modern, professional, fast-growing, internationally active organisation with a high degree of responsibility and independence
  • Intensive on-the-job training will be provided in a competent multidisciplinary team
  • Detailed induction training course for new employees
  • Our knoell academy offers various training opportunities
  • We support the compatibility of work and family by offering flexible working hours as well as childcare subvention
  • We offer the opportunity to participate in the company pension scheme
  • Under specific conditions you have the chance to participate in the employee participation program

Send application to

knoell Germany GmbH
Human Resources
Konrad-Zuse-Ring 25
D-68163 Mannheim

Mrs. Nadja Seiler, phone +49 621 718858-136
Mrs. Isabelle Kästel, phone +49 621 718858-256

While applying for the job please refer to jobvector and use the following reference number: 2018-43/JV

About knoell Germany GmbH

Die knoell Germany GmbH  ist seit 1996 als unabhängiger Dienstleister mit nunmehr über 570 Mitarbeitern an Standorten in Europa, in Asien und in den USA aktiv. Als industrienaher Dienstleister mit internationaler Ausrichtung bieten wir umfassende Beratung in der Registrierung von Agrochemikalien, Bioziden, Industriechemikalien, Tierarzneimitteln, Medizinprodukten und biotechnologischen...

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