Senior Product Safety Toxicologist

Greater London
11 Jun 2019
09 Jul 2019
Georgia Walden
Contract Type
Full Time
Hyper Recruitment Solutions are currently supporting a Global Consumer Goods company in identifying an experienced Product Safety Professional to join their EMEA Headquarters in the Surrey area as a Senior Toxicologist.

As the Senior Toxicologist you will support human health safety assessments for consumer, cosmetic, professional, OTC and medical device products.


Your duties as the Senior Toxicologist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Author human health safety risk assessments with a focus on identified hazard and user / patient exposure according to intended product use or misuse.

2. Lead and manage the design, monitoring and interpretation of chemical characterization analyses, pre-clinical (in vitro and in vivo) toxicology, biocompatibility, and other types of safety studies conducted under Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) and Good Clinical Practise (GCP), as applicable.

3. Author and communicate product safety guidance and regulatory toxicology compliance information, safety point-of-view papers and human health risk assessments to internal and/or external technical experts and regulatory reviewers.

4. You will keep up to date with policies and procedures with an expectation to to enhance your technical, professional, leadership and communication skills through professional development and participation in scientific conferences.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Senior Toxicologist we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in Life Sciences Discipline (e.g. Toxicology; Biomedical; Pharmacology or related discipline) as well as experience of relevant product safety activities such as the design, development, regulatory compliance and maintenance of consumer products, cosmetics, OTC/quasi-drugs, and medical devices in global markets.

2. Knowledge of scientific safety and risk assessment practices, principals and procedures with an understanding of toxicological testing.

3. Comprehensive knowledge in regulatory science, risk assessment practices and risk management with an emphasis in the EMEA regions of Class I medical devices, PPE, food contact, cosmetics and consumer products.

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Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for talent development. We therefore welcome applications for any interested parties who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment professionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.