Team Leader Fate & Metabolism Group

Team Leader Fate & Metabolism
The position reports directly to the Director of Fate & Metabolism or management designee. Position is responsible for the direction and supervision of a staff dedicated to conducting a broad range of regulated studies for the Agricultural industry.
Job Summary
The Group Leader provides a group of regulated testing services, including analytical or biological support for regulated products, primarily crop protection products. Individual is responsible for the management and supervision of subordinate activities related to the conduct, analysis, evaluation and reporting of contracted studies. The Group Leader ensures conformance to technical, quality assurance, and global regulatory requirements. He/She collaborates with other Technical Leaders and Senior Scientists to assure overall study and program success. He/She provides overall supervisory direction to the team and may also mentor to develop more junior scientists. The group Leader will provide technical training to team members as needed and will help with proposal development. This position serves as a Study Director on highly complex studies or programs.
Job Duties
  • Regulatory responsibilities for the program
  • Liaison with Business Development within their area of expertise
  • Lead and manage a team of scientists
  • Promotes the entire company’s expertise
  • Provide technical advice on Fate & Metabolism study design for the Ag industry
  • Collaborate with other departments on technical issues
  • Collaborate with field cooperators on in-life phase of metabolism studies
  • Responsible for staying abreast of regulatory changes and trends within the industry
  • Program management for select clients and/or programs
Job Specifications
  • Ph.D/M.S. degree in chemistry discipline or another appropriate science field
  • 10 years or more years of experience in Fate & Metabolism within the Ag industry.
  • Prior experience managing a team of scientists at varying levels
  • Technical skills in regulated studies is mandatory
  • Ability to interact with clients
  • Prior Experience in a GLP environment

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