Manager of Safety Assessments

Location: Ridgewood, NJ
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $110,000.00 - $149,000.00
Degree: Master of Science; Doctor of Philosophy;
Date: 11/7/2017
Job ID: 02537115
Job Description
My client seeks a Manager of Safety Assessments to oversee a team of toxicologists, chemists, and other technical experts.  The ideal candidate will take on the following tasks: 
  • Deliver high quality safety assessments of chemicals and products covering toxicological endpoints for a wide-range of ingredients
  • Oversee 12+ PhD scientists and provide coaching, problem-solving, and support
  • Direct the overall production of safety assessments, including responsibility for meeting the metric goals and improving processes
  • Partner with senior scientists responsible for human health and environmental research studies
The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities:
  • MS/PhD in toxicology (preferable) or related science field.
  • 3+ years of experience managing scientists
  • 5+ years of industry experience in toxicology or safety assessment
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work in a collaborative environment.