PhD Grad – start career in Regulatory Affairs


Newcastle-upon-Tyne, North East


Competitive starting salary + excellent training


A rare opportunity for a recent PhD graduate with a strong interest in regulatory affairs. You will join a regulatory affairs consultancy that provides registration services to the agrochemical, biocide and chemical industries. Your role will involve assessing dossier and data packages for data gaps, sourcing data and authoring registration dossiers. You will work closely with the regulatory affairs manager and receive excellent ongoing tutoring and training.

Suitable candidates will have a PhD / post graduate qualification in a chemistry, environmental or toxicological subject along with a strong interest in regulatory affairs. You must be a personable communicator who has excellent attention to detail and strong scientific writing skills. You must be a quick and proactive learner and be happy to work on project autonomously. Experience with SDSs and product hazard classifications would be an advantage; knowledge of any chemical or agrochemical regulations would also be attractive.

For further information and an immediate confidential discussion, contact John Sherratt at VRS Regulatory.

Key Skills

Regulatory affairs, registrations, regulatory, dossiers, risk assessments, data gathering, agrochemical, biocide, chemicals, REACH, PPP, BPD/BPR.

VRS Regulatory is the Regulatory Affairs and Risk Assessment division of specialist scientific recruiter VRS. We focus on recruitment in Regulatory Affairs, Registrations, REACH, Risk Assessment, Regulatory Toxicology, Regulatory Ecotoxicology, Toxicologists, Ecotoxicologists, Product Safety, Hazard Communications and Quality Assurance (GxP) in the chemicals, agrochemicals, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, clinical research, animal health / veterinary products sectors.