Biologist, Agricultural Scientist as Regulatory Ecotoxicologist - Agrochemicals, Biocides, Veterinary Pharmaceuticals (m/f/d)

Whether for the registration of agrochemicals, biocides, veterinary pharmaceuticals or medical devices - as a leading service provider in consulting for the chemical and pharmaceutical industries, we have been setting global quality standards for many years, with our more than 550 employees. Based on our more than twenty years of experience and our constant focus on optimization, our experts have a deep understanding of our customers' products and can provide the best possible solution for each customer.

Starting on 1 October 2020, our team needs support and is looking for 2

Experienced Regulatory Ecotoxicologists

- full-time or part-time with min. 32 hrs per week / permanent contract -

Ref. No. 2020-15/JV

Role and Responsibilities

  • You will conduct data gap analyses and will develop registration strategies for the environmental fate and ecotoxicology of chemicals according to Regulation (EC) No. 1907/2006 (REACH)
  • You will assess the hazard profile of chemicals based on scientific literature or study reports including derivation of the respective reference values for the environment
  • You will prepare and defend justifications for read across according to RAAF standard
  • You will prepare expert statements or position papers
  • You will participate at seminars, workshops, webinars and scientific conferences to maintain up-to-date knowledge in the area of regulatory ecotoxicology

Profile and Qualifications

  • You have an University degree in biology, agricultural or environmental science or equivalent; PhD degree would be a benefit
  • You have at least five years of relevant experience regarding registration and evaluation of chemicals
  • You have experience with special substance classes like nano materials, inorganic substances, and/or polymers
  • You have excellent language skills in English (spoken and written); German and additional language skills would be an asset
  • Knowledge of the IUCLID software application is an asset
  • You are strongly motivated, self-starter with excellent communication skills and ability to work as part of a global team


  • You will work in a dynamic field in a collegial and appreciative team
  • A well-structured induction plan will make your start easier and your further education will be supported of our knoell Academy
  • On average each employee has 3 days of further education per year
  • We support you in balancing your work and private life and offer you 30 days of vacation, a childcare allowance and family-friendly flexible working time models
  • In addition to your fixed salary, we grant your commitment with performance-related bonuses
  • We provide you with a lucrative employee participation program
  • You will receive a canteen allowance and we will offer you coffee, tea and water for free
  • To strengthen our team spirit, team events are held in addition to the annual employee meeting
  • We also ensure your financial stability after retirement - through the offer of a company pension plan


preferably Mannheim, Leverkusen or Berlin (Germany), other European locations are possible

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

Do you have questions? Please contact Mrs Nadja Seiler, phone +49 621 718858-136 or Mrs Marion Lohnert, phone +49 621 718858-163 or send an e-mail to

If you are interested in this position, we are looking forward to receiving your application via our online-portal.
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While applying for the job please refer to jobvector and use the following reference number: 2020-15/JV

About knoell Germany GmbH

Ob für die Registrierung von Agrochemikalien, Bioziden, Tierarzneimitteln oder Medizinprodukten - als führender Dienstleister in der Beratung der chemischen und pharmazeutischen Industrie setzen wir mit unseren über 550 Mitarbeitern weltweite Qualitätsstandards. Aufbauend auf unserer mehr als zwanzigjährigen Erfahrung und unserem stetigen Streben nach Optimierung haben unsere Experten durch...
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