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DATE ADDED: Sat 02/11/2019

Team Leader- Regulatory Affairs

Chelmsford, UK
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COMPANY: BATTELLE UK LIMITED

JOB TYPE: Permanent, FullTime

Battelle UK Limited (BUKL) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Battelle Memorial Institute and is comprised of approximately 100 scientists and operates laboratory facilities in Chelmsford, Essex and Havant, Hampshire in addition to a business development office in Geneva, Switzerland. We offer customers in the agrochemical and associated industries the opportunity to outsource the conduct of studies required to optimize the development of their products. Services include the following:



- Studies required for registration of life science products including pesticides, bio pesticides, pharmaceuticals and biocides.
- Dossier writing, expert support and advice needed to make a successful registration of a product.
- Invention and testing of novel pesticide formulations.




BUKL's strategic goal is to provide first class laboratory, and regulatory services that add measurable value to our agrochemical customer's products.



As the next step in the expansion of our Regulatory Affairs team, we would like to recruit a number of **Team Leaders** at Senior or Principal Research Scientist level.

Your primary role will be to:

- Coordinate multiple regulatory projects in agrochemicals (Reg. 1107/2009) and biocides (Reg. 528/2012) by:
- - Being accountable for project delivery by ensuring projects remain on track for completion by the deadline and within set budgets.
- - Providing regular updates on project progress to the regulatory manager.
- - Being the primary contact point for clients in the projects for which you are coordinating.
- - Assisting the Regulatory Manager in constructing quotations for new projects.
- - Being willing and able to prepare some elements of a regulatory submission dossier in line with your specialist discipline.
- - Attending project progress and technical meetings with the client.
- - Attending technical meetings with the regulatory authorities.


You will form part of the senior regulatory team and as such you may also be expected to assist in the recruitment of new regulatory staff, deputise in the absence of the regulatory manager and assist the management team perform some of its duties.

Candidates for this position should:

- Be qualified to BSc, MSc or PhD level in a relevant scientific discipline.
- Have at least 10 years' experience in a regulatory role in the agrochemical or biocides industry.
- Have a good technical ability in a relevant discipline.
- Have a proven track record of planning a schedule of parallel running projects to a high standard.
- Have a sound understanding of the process for obtaining approvals under Regulation 1107/2009 and 528/2012.
- Be a skilled problem solver able to find pragmatic solutions to technical challenges.
- Enjoy working as part of a team and have the ability to bring out the best in other people.
- Have a positive and optimistic attitude and be client focussed.
- Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills and be able to provide customers with updates on potential & ongoing projects with convincing scientific comments & conclusions.


Salary: Competitive based on experience and grade + benefits

Lead a team of technical experts by:






- - Coordinating the work activities of your team to ensure project progress and completion.
- - Helping to schedule and monitor the workload of your team.
- - Providing performance management and appraisals to your team and identifying potential training needs to the regulatory manager.
- - Assisting the regulatory manager develop and implement new and innovative processes within the whole regulatory team to allow ongoing improvement in operating procedures and performance.

You will form part of the senior regulatory team and as such you may also be expected to assist in the recruitment of new regulatory staff, deputise in the absence of the regulatory manager and assist the management team perform some of its duties.

Candidates for this position should:

- Be qualified to BSc, MSc or PhD level in a relevant scientific discipline.
- Have at least 10 years' experience in a regulatory role in the agrochemical or biocides industry.
- Have a good technical ability in a relevant discipline.
- Have a proven track record of planning a schedule of parallel running projects to a high standard.
- Have a sound understanding of the process for obtaining approvals under Regulation 1107/2009 and 528/2012.
- Be a skilled problem solver able to find pragmatic solutions to technical challenges.
- Enjoy working as part of a team and have the ability to bring out the best in other people.
- Have a positive and optimistic attitude and be client focussed.
- Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills and be able to provide customers with updates on potential & ongoing projects with convincing scientific comments & conclusions.


If you are attracted to the prospect of joining BUKL at this exciting time in its growth and development then please send a detailed CV with your application.

If you are attracted to the prospect of joining BUKL at this exciting time in its growth and development then please send a detailed CV with your application.
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