Graduate Ecotoxicologist


Oxfordshire, South East


Very competitive graduate salary + excellent training


An opportunity for an Ecotoxicology / Environmental Sciences Graduate looking to start a career in regulatory ecotoxicology and regulatory science. This is an amazing career opportunity – it is a desk-based role working with ecotoxicology / environmental toxicology data, assessing the ecotoxicity of chemicals to ensure regulatory compliance. Full training will be provided in all aspects of regulatory ecotoxicology and chemical regulatory affairs – become an expert on REACH, CLP, and other chemical regulations.

We are looking for a high calibre graduate with degree in ecotoxicology, environmental toxicology, environmental chemistry or closely related subject. A higher degree (MSc/PhD) or other post graduate qualification would be ideal. You must be looking for a desk-based role in a field with superb career growth potential. Some experience in chemical regulatory science would be preferred but it is not essential. Experience working in a GLP environment on ecotoxicology or environmental fate studies would be ideal. Strong written and verbal communication skills are vital along with versatility and the ability to learn quickly.

Key Skills

MSc, PhD., chemistry, biology, ecotoxicology, environmental toxicology. Environmental chemistry, regulatory affairs, regulations, hazard assessment, risk assessment, chemicals, REACH, CLP, chemical registrations, adaptable, keen to learn, good communication.

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.