Are you looking for your next opportunity in Terrestrial Ecotoxicology?
Are you at a stage in your career where you are ready to work on a variety of studies with differing levels of complexity and supervisory responsibilities?
Do you want to be the pivotal point between our clients and scientists?
Do you want to work for a world class leading company that work together to build a Healthier and Safer world?
If this sounds like you, Labcorp is looking for a Study Director to join our Aquatic Ecotoxicology and Biodegradation (AEB) department in Shardlow, Derbyshire.
As one of the world's premier Contract Research Organisations, Labcorp's mission is to help build a healthier and safer world by providing research services for a multitude of our customers.
The Senior Director is responsible for the management of studies to ensure that all work is conducted in accordance with the Study Plan, SOPs and appropriate regulatory standards and guidelines.
Will liaise with Study Sponsors, undertake experimental work associated with Terrestrial Ecotoxicology studies and provide scientific advice to Sponsors and colleagues. Provide line management to a small team within the Terrestrial Ecotoxicology team.
As a Study Director your main responsibilities will be:
Provide study direction during the conduct of client-sponsored studies or research projects/programs in accordance with applicable regulatory requirements
Responsible for the overall design, scientific and technical conduct of studies, including interpretation, analysis, documentation and reporting of results
Initiate and maintain continuous client communication throughout the development and conduct of studies and to liaise with Laboratory/Support area Managers to ensure Client timelines are adhered to
The job role will include the direction of non-standard study types and an increased volume of work
In addition to Study workload, the individual has further departmental responsibilities; these may include external scientific profiles, client specific relationships, and the management of novel assay types or technical science improvement initiatives
Oversee the management of the Research Apiary, including, but not limited to, beekeeping, equipment maintenance and staff training
Manage the performance and training of direct reports, including annual appraisals and objective setting
What we can offer you:
Competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including health cover and contributory pension
Unrivalled opportunities to develop a successful career in the scientific industry
Unsurpassed career development opportunities, with the ability to develop your management skills
Ability to work with a variety of different clients on wide ranging projects
Opportunity to work in a rapidly expanding and leading edge field
Educated to Masters/PhD level or equivalent in a related field
Experienced in the role of a Study Director - Terrestrial Ecotoxicology
Good knowledge of GLP and associated regulations
Highly skilled in conducting research, data interpretation and writing reports
Record of accomplishment of managing regulated studies under GLP regulations on species such as beetles, bees, worms, springtails or similar
Specific knowledge of bee husbandry and apiary management would desirable
Supervisory experience of a small team
Effective oral and written communication skills along with great organizational skills
Interested? Then apply today to join Labcorp and help us achieve our mission - to be the best company to work with and the best company to work for!!
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