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Group Leader Biocides (m/f)

Workscope: Research Associate

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We have been an independent service provider for the agrochemical, industrial chemical and pharmaceutical industry since 1996, and now have over 450 employees at sites in the EU, Asia and the USA. As an industrial 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.
To support our team, we are currently seeking a
      Group Leader Biocides (m/f)
      Ref. No. 2014-29/JV
Role and Responsibilities
  • Leading a group of about 10 scientists dealing with the registration of biocides
  • Participation in the Management Team for Industrial Chemicals & Biocides; economical thinking and responsible acting
  • Project management; responsibility for preparing, implementing, communicating, and coordinating regulatory projects according to the Biocidal Products Regulation (EU) No. 528/2012 and other global regulations
  • Communication and close co-operation with our clients and authorities worldwide
  • Develop regulatory strategies for our clients
  • Preparation and coordination of complex biocidal product dossiers
  • Develop and maintain regulatory knowledge of European and worldwide (biocidal) regulations
  • Build-up, maintain and share practical knowledge in a growing, strongly team-oriented working group
  • Registration of biocides according to national and international regulatory framework
Profile and Qualifications
  • University degree in Chemistry, Biology or equivalent
  • At least 5 year experience in the authorization of biocides in the international regulatory field (EU and worldwide), particularly extensive experience with the Biocidal Products Directive 98/8/EC and the Biocidal Products Regulation (EU) No. 528/2012
  • Solid background in Toxicology or Ecotoxicology or Chemistry
  • Experience in managing international projects and teams
  • Experience in modern personnel management
  • Excellent interpersonal and team playing skills; service oriented personality and attitude
  • Strong motivation with excellent communication, organizational and presentation skills
  • Very good language skills in English and German (spoken and written); additional language skills would be an asset
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work in a team
You will be working in a modern, professional, fast-growing, internationally-active organisation with a high degree of responsibility and independency. Intensive on-the-job training will be provided in a competent multidisciplinary team.
Location        Mannheim or Leverkusen, Germany

Contact detail

How to apply:
Please submit your complete application in English or German by e-mail, including a detailed curriculum vitae, salary expectation and availability.
Send application to
Dr. Knoell Consult GmbH
Human Resources
Dynamostr. 19
D-68165 Mannheim
e-mail to application@knoell.com

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Germany (Baden-Württemberg, Nordrhein-Westfalen)
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68165 / 51377 Mannheim / Leverkusen
Area of expertise
Chemistry, Biology & Life Sciences