(Field Trials Officer – move to regulatory affairs)


Essex, South East


Competitive + benefits


An opportunity for an experienced residues Field Trials Officer to move into a desk based regulatory affairs role. You will receive first class training in agrochemical regulatory affairs and regulations in order to become the group’s residues expert.

Your role will be to gather and review residue data in order to compile dossier sections for methods of analysis and residues. You will assess the quality of existing data, form argumentation for the use of the data, set up and monitor field trails to generate new data, write dossier sections, perform dietary risk assessments and set MRLs. You will be working as part of a friendly and experienced team of regulatory technical specialists on large development projects.

We are interested in hearing from field trails officers and specialists with a proven track record in GLP residue trials. You must have a sound understanding of the process to generate residue data and ideally knowledge of agronomy. Any experience of GEP / efficacy trails would also be useful. You will be joining a team of regulatory affairs experts who will provide ongoing training and guidance in dossier compilation and risk assessment – you will bring residue expertise! An excellent opportunity.

For a more detailed job description and information about the recruiting company, please contact John Sherratt at VRS Regulatory quoting job reference VRSREG1707.

VRS Regulatory is the Regulatory Affairs and Risk Assessment division of specialist scientific recruiter VRS. We focus on recruitment in Regulatory Affairs, Registrations, REACH, CLP, SDS Authoring, Product Safety, Compliance, Risk Assessment, Regulatory Toxicology, Regulatory Ecotoxicology and Environmental Fate in the chemicals, agrochemicals and biocides sectors.

Key Skills

Regulatory affairs, registrations, agrochemicals, pesticides, herbicides, residue chemistry, residues, MRL, maximum residue level, methods of analysis, analytical chemistry, field trials, study monitoring, chemistry, chemist, dossier compilation, dossier submission